Oral Health

Question
Posted by: Anonymous | 2009/05/22

Q.

teeth whitening

Good day
My teeth, are off-white, what can i use OTC that can help them be white? Or is there a procedure that can be done to whiten them?(if so, does Medical aid cover it?)is it advisable?
Thank you kindly

Expert's Reply

A.

Oral health expert

OTC products are not effective at all.
There are numerous whitening procedures that dentists can do in the chair which are much more effective and long lasting.
They are not covered by medical aids.
If you are a suitable candidate (your dentist will advise you on this) then it is advisable

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