How to Prepare Sensitive Teeth for Teeth Whitening

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Whether you are whitening your teeth with an at-home whitening system or undergoing Zoom!® teeth whitening in one of our dental offices, sensitive teeth can become irritated during the whitening process. Aggravation of sensitive teeth can cause discomfort, which may prevent you from completing your treatment and achieving the whiter, brighter results you desire. Fortunately, there are steps that you can follow before whitening to reduce sensitivity and increase your level of comfort during treatment.

Prior to teeth whitening, Dr. Michael Kosdon recommends that patients with sensitive teeth try the following suggestions to improve their experience:

Dr. Kosdon understands the positive impact that a radiantly white smile can have on your appearance and self-confidence, and he wants your teeth whitening procedure to be as comfortable as possible. If you have concerns about tooth sensitivity, or the methods of teeth whitening we offer, please contact our practice today with your questions.

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