tooth whitening


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Any process intended to whiten yellowed or stained teeth

Complications Improperly applied, whiteners have been associated with tooth disintegration
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tooth whitening

Dentistry Any process is intended to whiten yellowed or stained teeth Complications Improperly applied, whiteners have been associated with tooth disintegration. See Cosmetic dentistry.
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The GDC said: "Only registered dentists, dental therapists, dental hygienists and clinical dental technicians working to the prescription of a dentist can perform tooth whitening."