Written by Dentistry Today
Wednesday, 06 July 2011 18:07
PRODUCT FOCUS • In-Office Whitening •
Premier Dental Products
In-Office Premier Perfection White is a unit-dosed chairside whitening system sufficient for treating four patients (8 arches). Activator cups containing a proprietary powder formula increase the effectiveness of the chemical whitening action of Perfection White when mixed with hydrogen peroxide. A one-hour chairtime treatment is all that is needed for your patient's whiter, brighter smile. Perfection White includes a gingival protectant gel that is to be used with a rubber dam. Light-activation or refrigeration is not required. For more information, call (888) 670-6100 or visit the Web site premusa.com.
NUPRO White Gold Tooth Whiteners provide a number of options in hydrogen peroxide and carbamide peroxide to suit the whitening needs of patients. Developed with clinician input, these formulas provide consistent and exceptional whitening results. NUPRO White Gold In-Office Whitener averages 6 shades whiter in 45 minutes. The Take-Home Whitener averages 5 shades whiter in 15 minutes per day for only 7 days, resulting in shorter total wear time than the leading brands of dentist-prescribed whiteners. For more information, call (800) 989-8826.
SDI (North America)
Pola Office+ is the world's fastest in-office tooth whitening system, based on the total treatment time compared to that of all other competitors' printed literature. The total treatment time will take less than 30 minutes. Pola Office+ does not need a light, it has a neutral pH, and it is automixed, whereas other systems need mixing of the components.
Pola Zing, a fluoride-releasing, 35% carbamide peroxide gel, is a jump-start tooth whitening system to accelerate the take-home tooth whitening process. Dentists can sit the patient in the waiting room and place it in custom trays for 30 minutes. An initial treatment will show results, so the patient will be easily motivated to complete the treatment with Pola Day or Pola Night take-home kits. For more information, call (800) 228-5166 or visit sdi.com.au.
The PowerBrite patented in-office tooth whitening system is based on a stabilized 25% hydrogen peroxide and FDA-approved orange pigment in gel form. The product is applied with an activator brush treated with a patented catalyst that produces a rapid oxygen release, which can be seen as tiny bubbles. The gel is automatically activated when applied to the tooth. Each kit contains 6 activator brushes and 2 bleach ampules sufficient for 16 teeth. For more information, call (203) 778-0200, ext. 104 or visit addent.com.
The GC TiON In-Office Tooth Whitening System features an exclusive, titanium dioxide photocatalyst allowing the dental professional to offer patients superior whitening with a lower concentration of hydrogen peroxide, thus less sensitivity and increased safety for the patient. By incorporating a revolutionary titanium dioxide photocatalyst formulation, GC TiON In-Office achieves more efficient whitening effect and provides less chair time. The in-office kit includes MI paste to help relieve sensitivity and help minimize a shade relapse. For more information, call (800) 323-7063 or visit gcamerica.com.
Niveous, Shofu's uniquely designed in-office whitening system, contains a stabilized blend of 25% hydrogen peroxide for bright, white smiles that meet the aesthetic needs of your patients. Conveniently packaged in unit dose ampules, it requires no mixing, ensuring quick and easy application. Each 10-arch patient kit consists of 10 premixed ampules of Niveous gel. It offers enhanced whitening results with "booster" brushes and a new formula of Niveous Liquid Dam with improved handling. For more information, call (800) 827-4638 or visit shofu.com.
DiaDent Dazzle advanced in-office whitening system is a unique technology based on photodynamic platform that completely changes the approach of teeth whitening. This true genuine photodynamic in-office whitening system involves a gentle photochemical bleaching without the use of heat leading to visually shinier teeth without a chalky appearance and rebound effect due to dehydration. Fast 30-minute treatment gives an instant visible whitening of 4 to 8 shades. The brief contact of the gel with the teeth allows minimization of sensitivity and side effects. For more information, call (604) 451-8851 or visit diadent.com.
Vista Dental Products
The Fluorescent EXpress White is a powerful, new in-office whitening system. Containing a 35% hydrogen peroxide gel, it works fast to whiten patients' teeth in just one office visit. Fluorescent EXpress White is packaged as an easy to use (no mixing required), single-procedure kit that contains everything needed for immediate whitening. For whitening at home, the original Fluorescent comes in convenient syringes that are easy for the patient to continue to apply at home. It is a clear viscous gel, and offered in either 16% or 22% carbamide peroxide formula. For more information, call (877) 418-4782.
The ezlase Total Diode Solution with proprietary LaserWhite20 whitening gel is the fastest in-office whitening solution available. In less than 20 minutes of treatment time, ezlase can deliver 6 to 12 shades of improvement on the Vita Shade Guide Brightness Scale. Desensitizer gel is included for more patient comfort. The ezlase is the total diode solution for whitening, a full range of soft-tissue procedures, and temporary relief of myofascial and TMD conditions. For more information, call (888) 424-6527 or visit biolase.com.
Evolve Dental Technologies
The KöR Whitening Deep Bleaching System guarantees you will agree that KöR is the most effective whitening system. Renowned for its ability to whiten even tetracycline-stained teeth, it provides predictable, permanent "wow" results for all of your patients. The unique desensitizing system, used in office and at home, instantaneously occludes dentinal tubules. Evolve offers whitening systems for every type of patient, and offers deeply discounted start-up kits. For more information, call (866) 763-7753 or visit the Web site korchallenge.com.
Venus White Max is a remarkably efficient in-office whitening treatment that provides results in about an hour. It is indicated for three or four 15-minute treatments with a 38% hydrogen peroxide gel. The syringe-to-syringe mixing chemically activates the product, ensuring a thorough mix and maximum freshness. Venus White Max also contains potassium nitrate, which helps decrease sensitivity associated with bleaching. For more information, call (877) 258-5937 or visit heraeusdentalusa.com.
Opalescence Boost whitening system includes Ultradent's patented and scientifically proven PF technology for stronger enamel, decreased sensitivity, and caries prevention. Clinical studies have shown that excellent in-office whitening results do not require the use of a light. It has maintained its powerful and chemically activated 40% hydrogen peroxide solution with the added benefit of PF technology. The unique syringe-to-syringe mixing system ensures freshness in application while the distinct red color makes the gel easy to apply and remove. Because Opalescence Boost formula is so powerful, a full treatment can be completed within a 40-minute appointment. For more information, call (800) 552-5212.
The LUMIBRITE Chairside Whitening System is ideal for fast, effective, and gentle whitening with zero sensitivity, and it contains fluoride for a healthier smile. When combined with the Sapphire Supreme Plasma Arc Curing and Whitening Light, the system is clinically proven to whiten teeth in under an hour without the use of harmful UV rays. The LUMIBRITE After Care kit is also included to help patients maintain their healthy, beautifully white smiles. For further information, call (800) 445-0345 or visit denmat.com.
The Zoom! In-Office Whitening System is clinically proven to whiten teeth an average of 8 shades in just one office visit, giving your patients the immediate results they want. It gets teeth whiter faster, and keeps them whiter longer using the latest light-activated whitening technology and a completely redesigned, easier to use Zoom kit. Clinical studies prove that after 30 days teeth remain 42% whiter after treatment with the lamp and Zoom gel than with gel alone. For more information, call (800) 422-9448 or visit discusdental.com.
Dash is the only in-office, nonlight-activated whitening kit that's 100% complete with all of the isolation materials included in the box. Also, there's no syringe-to-syringe mixing or refrigeration needed because the patent-pending 30% hydrogen peroxide gel was specially formulated for stability and efficacy. And with the latest clinical tests proving the same efficacy as 38% gels (the data is on file), there is no reason not to try Dash on your next patient. You get all this for a price that can't be beaten. For more information, call (800) 422-9448 or visit the web sitediscusdental.com.
BriteSmile is the No. 1-recognized name in in-office whitening, offering a safe, effective way to whiten your patients' teeth in one office visit. The proprietary hydrogen peroxide gel is specifically formulated to respond to the gentle blue wavelength of its light system. It is perfect for offices that prefer everything in one complete package—use of the lamp, repairs, and marketing support are all included in the BriteSmile procedure cost. For more information, call (866) 243-1300 or visit discusdental.com.
Life-Like Cosmetic Solutions
The comprehensive 35% H2O2 In-Office Whitening System is easy to use and less expensive than most systems. It guarantees results with zero thermal sensitivity, and no senseless upfront large investments are required. This nonlight system eliminates the growing apprehension of pulpal damage associated with heat generating light systems. Life-Like keeps it simple because it realizes that tooth-whitening efficacy is a result of time and concentration. For more information, call (800) 543-3545 or visit life-like.com.
The LumaCool Whitening System uses LED technology to produce a high-speed, safe, and cool in-office power whitening system. The system whitens both arches simultaneously in less than an hour. The LumaWhite Plus Single Patient Kit comes with everything you need to perform in office in one short visit. The kit also contains the LumaCool Whitening Pen for maintenance and touchup without the need for trays. For more information, call (800) 400-2262 or visit luma-lite.com.
Liquid Smile is one of the first and only professional take-home whitening pens. At 12% hydrogen peroxide, it's a simple, pain-free alternative to in-office bleaching. It requires about one minute to apply, before bedtime, and it comes in 4 mild flavors, providing a complete treatment in just 14 nights. The application process is simple: brush your teeth, pat dry with a tissue, smile wide, apply a thin layer of the viscous gel on the surface of your teeth throughout your smile region, and keep your lips apart for about 30 seconds before bed. For more information, call (888) 954-7843.