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Teeth whitening is one of the most popular dental treatments. In fact, nearly 90% of dental patients request it at some point. Want to make sure that you are ready? Take this fun quiz!

  1. What is typically the most efficient and effective form of teeth whitening?
    1. Over-the-counter whitening toothpastes
    2. Over-the-counter whitening strips or trays
    3. Chairside teeth whitening
    4. Whitening rinses
  2. What kinds of things cause teeth to tarnish?
    1. Smoking or chewing tobacco
    2. Opaque liquids like coffee, red wine or dark sodas
    3. Poor oral hygiene
    4. All of the above
  3. Upon what shade of teeth does whitening work best?
    1. Yellow
    2. Purple
    3. Gray
    4. Black
  4. What differentiates in-office whitening and at-home whitening?
    1. The bleaching agent is safe at the office, but stronger and thus can only be used by a certified practitioner.
    2. Craig Wada can have bleaching trays made that are custom fit to your mouth, while the over-the-counter strips and trays are generic.
    3. In-office whitening is almost always a much faster option.
    4. All of the above

Answers: 1. c. 2. d. 3. a. 4. d.

Would you like to book an in-office bleaching treatment in Rocklin, California? Call Placer Prosthodontics Inc. at 916-630-9048. Dr. Craig Wada and his expert team would be happy to help your smile shine!