Zoom Whitening

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Zoom whitening is a teeth-bleaching procedure performed in a dentist's office. After a hydrogen peroxide gel is applied to the teeth, an overhead lamp delivers UV light to the area, breaking down the activated gel. This allows oxygen to enter the enamel and dentin, bleaching the colored substances while leaving the structure of the teeth intact. Some users experience comfortable procedures, while others have reported a great deal of pain. Treatments typically last about an hour and may result in up to eight shades of improvement. LEARN MORE ›

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Worth the Zings! - San Francisco, CA

The dental hygienist that performed my zoom procedure did a great job. there was no pain during the procedure. the only discomforts came from having to sit there for 45 minutes (3 intervals at 15 min each) with my mouth propped open, unable to move and the occasional sharp shooting pains (zings)... READ MORE

Thank You Dr. Fiss! - Chicago, IL

Wow!!! That is the first word that comes to mind! This is by far, hands down, the best way to see the dentist! I found Dr. Fiss online and was impressed by his credentials and the amount of information and services he provides. I made an appointment online right away and I have to say I was... READ MORE

Horrible Procedure! - Long Island, NY

Today I had Zoom Whitening done and it definitely wasn't worth it. I only did 2 - 15 minute sessions because the pain was horrible during the second session. My teeth are whiter but it definitely isn't worth the pain and money from this procedure!!! I don't think that I would ever do this nor... READ MORE

Not Sure What to Think - Stockton, CA

I just got the zoom whitening done last Monday, and my teeth were pretty yellow when I first went in. I went through all 4 rounds without any pain, but once I got in my car the zingers hit me. Also, my teeth didn't come out white , but closer to it. I went back in today to ask if there was... READ MORE

Delayed Pain - New York, NY

My experience while getting the treatment was great. The doctors and nurses were very friendly and informative. I even got to watch Netflix while I was being treated. After the appointment, my teeth were noticeably brighter than before. It wasn't until hours after the appointment - at work -... READ MORE

Worth It but Ouch! - Camarillo, CA

Had Zoom today. This Might be too early to write a review but I'm here looking for others to see if what I'm feeling is normal. Bought a $99 Groupon from my own dentist, who I like a lot. Totally a fabulous price. Had all 4 treatments, no problem. Only 2 little zingers. Had an hour and a half... READ MORE

Not Worth the Pain - Melbourne, Australia

I underwent Zoom Whitening a few weeks before I was scheduled to have veneers done as recommended by my dentist. I felt nothing during the treatment, but less than an hour after leaving the clinic I was in excruciating pain. The pain lasted for about eight hours, and my teeth were perfectly... READ MORE

Good Results, but It Comes with Some Pain - Brisbane, AU

I'm a 24 male, my teeth have a good alignment and I have small fluorosis stains on one of my front teeth. I didn't take much care of my teeth when I was a kid, and I had this global yellow coloration which made me more and more ashamed about my smile. Last year, someone made an offending comment... READ MORE

The Experience Was Uncomfortable but Worth It -O Fallon, MO

I decided to have my teeth whitened before going off to college next week. I went through a total of 3 sessions that were each 15 minutes long. The first two sessions were fine for me, the third one wasn't. During the third session the bottom right part of my gum was burned a little bit and my... READ MORE

The Take Home Trays Are Crucial! - New York, NY

I decided to get teeth whitening before I did color shade match for my new crowns. My dentist recommended that the quickest method was to get the in-office zoom whitening treatment, and to follow up with the take home whitening trays. The whole procedure is 3 15-minute sessions of having a blue... READ MORE

do not do it -Begenfield, NJ

I had Zoom whitening done yesterday at 2pm. I was in so much pain until 230AM. I almost took myslef to the hospital. I called my regular Dentisit aroound 4 and he told me that Zoom whitening should be illegal, becuase of the amount of pain it puts people in. He persribed me Vicidon, and that... READ MORE

Zoom - Baltimore, MD

I had my Zoom whitening done yesterday. I read the reviews on this site before getting it done so I thought that I should share my experience too. I was very worried about getting the procedure becausre of the pain. The dentist assured me that the pain wouldn't be bad if I don't normally have... READ MORE

I'm addicted to coffee - Teeth Whitening - Newton, MA

I'm addicted to coffee. Its a problem. After drinking a cup every morning for a couple years now, my teeth were looking dull and I felt really self conscious about it. I had my teeth whitened and couldn't be happier. A noticeable difference gave me a lot of confidence. No one should be... READ MORE

Painful but Worth It - Long Beach, CA

I had zoom whitening done almost 2 weeks ago and am so happy I did though by the 3rd session I wanted to quit because it became quite painful. My teeth were a bit stained from smoking & drinking coffee for many years. I have a great dentist and he informed me on how the whole procedure would go.... READ MORE

Definitely Worth It! - Wichita, KS

Before Zoom my teeth were horribly yellow, even at times looking orange. I was always so embarrassed by the color of my teeth. So bad that any photo that I had taken over the years I would Photoshop my teeth before sending it out to family or posting on social media, yes that bad! I had tried... READ MORE

Painful but Worth It - Lititz, PA

I recently had ZOOM done before getting some caps(i made it to the fourth session on uppers).. plz don't be fooled , those" zings" are really painful ..like the worst toothache u ever had! But it doesn't last forever...and you end up with obviously whiter teeth. (My teeth were 2 shades whiter... READ MORE

It Hurt but Not Super Bad - Michigan Center, MI

I just had it done 15mins ago. I was worried about the procedure for the last two weeks so more than anything I was super apprehensive after reading everybodys reviews and that created some pretty severe anxiety. However most of the bad reviews were done years ago...now most dentist give you... READ MORE

It's Good As Long As You're Realistic About The Results - Dallas, TX

The pros. Yes it works but for the price it better or this wouldn't be a widely known method for whitening teeth. The reality is the long term results are based on the current health of your teeth, your age and eating habits and the amount of preventive time you put into the health and look of... READ MORE

I Wasnt Expecting the Zingers - Cleveland, OH

I had Zoom whitening done with a groupon I purchased. I have naturally white teeth but had some slight yellowing along the lower gumline. They told me they couldnt promise a huge improvement because my teeth were already at the whitest end of their example spectrum they show you. You have 4 x 15... READ MORE

Wow! Simply, Wow! - Jacksonville, FL

All my life, I have had beautiful teeth, but lately my teeth have been getting yellow. Yesterday, I went to the dentist to get a cleaning, when I decided to ask about whitening. I found out it cost $450, expensive, but I decided to take the gamble. You end up sitting in the chair about two hours... READ MORE

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