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Teeth Whitening Specialist

Hansen Dental Care

Robert Hansen, Jr., DDS

General, Cosmetic and Family Dentist located in Pasadena, CA

Teeth whitening is one of the most cost-effective and hassle-free ways to enhance your smile. Robert Hansen, DDS and the dental experts at Hansen Dental Care offer the convenience and noticeable results of Opalescence professional teeth whitening. Located in Pasadena, California, the expert dental team at Hansen Dental Care whitens your teeth in only a few hours. If you’re curious about teeth whitening, schedule a consultation on the website or call the office today.

Teeth Whitening Q & A

How do people get yellow teeth?

A variety of factors lead to your teeth turning yellow. Age, certain medications, and the foods you eat and drink may all be contributors. Surface stains on the enamel of your teeth from drinks like coffee, tea, and red wine, can make your teeth look yellow. Smoking and tobacco are also big culprits.

Eventually, the surface stains can get even more challenging to get rid of, because they soak deeply into the enamel of your tooth to the dentin.

Are you sure teeth whitening isn't dangerous?

Absolutely. Teeth whitening is not harmful if you comply with product directions and guidelines. For reliable, safe results, the team at Hansen Dental Care provides Philips Zoom! whitening treatments. You can choose to have your teeth whitened in just one visit or gradually with a take-home whitening kit.

The Zoom whitening solution is not dangerous to put in your mouth and on your teeth in either instance. You may experience minor, temporary gum and tooth sensitivity as a result of the bleaching agents.

What is Opalescence® teeth whitening? 

Opalescence is a unique teeth whitening gel that fits your budget and lifestyle. Unlike any other type of teeth whitener, Opalescence offers professional results that suit your needs — whether you opt for an in-office visit or a take-home kit.

Containing an active whitening ingredient, like carbamide peroxide or hydrogen peroxide, Opalescence gels deeply penetrate enamel to give you the whitest, brightest smile possible.

What separates Opalescence from other teeth whitening programs is your range of options, which can fit virtually any budget or lifestyle:

Opalescence teeth whitening

Opalescence is an in-office procedure that offers professional results in about an hour. With a 40% hydrogen peroxide power bleaching gel, you will notice dramatic results almost immediately after leaving Dr. Hansen’s office.

Opalescence Go®

Opalescence Go are prefilled disposable trays that make whitening on the go simple. Offered only by licensed dentists, Opalescence Go can help you get a whiter smile in just 5 to 10 days, as long as you use the trays for 15 to 60 minutes a day.

Opalescence PF

These take-home whitening trays can help you whiten your smile at your own convenience, while still providing professional results. Dr. Hansen will work with you to customize your treatment to suit your lifestyle and get the results you want.

Opalescence aftercare

Opalescence offers professional-grade whitening toothpaste and toothbrushes to help you maintain your bright smile long after you finish using your whitening gel.