Advancing In-Office Whitening Techniques
As patients continue to demand whiter teeth, new in-office bleaching techniques help make positive outcomes easier than ever.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Identify early clinical advocates for dental whitening procedures, and
patient perceptions that drive demand for bleaching.
- Explain possible etiologies for discolored teeth, the main mechanism of
action for dental bleaching, and a common side effect of whitening
- Describe various techniques and agents used for tooth bleaching.
This course was issued in October 2019 and expires October 2022. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.