Dental One Associates of Fredericksburg
201 Park Hill Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

A Warning about Whitening with Veneers and Crowns


If you’re thinking about tooth whitening, you need to think twice if you have porcelain veneers or crowns because whitening won’t work on this dental work. Discover how to handle this dental dilemma.

When to Whiten if you Need Veneers or Crowns

Are you planning to get porcelain veneers or crowns? Realize that they are designed to match the color of your teeth. If you want lighter teeth, you should whiten your teeth before getting veneers or crowns so this dental work can be crafted to reflect the brighter shade of your smile. This is the best way to go about whitening with veneers.

The Wait between Whitening and Dental Work

After you’ve whitened your teeth, the tooth needs a chance to return to its healthy state and the color needs time to set. If you want to get crowns or porcelain veneers following one of these whitening treatments, you must wait a little time to let the tooth fully stabilize. This is the only way to ensure that your crowns or veneers will perfectly match the new shade of your smile. When you want to schedule whitening with veneers or crowns, wait about two weeks after your whitening treatment to begin your other dental work.

The Dental Damage of Whitening

Don’t worry that whitening will harm your crowns or porcelain veneers. It’s simply a cosmetic procedure. Your dental restorations are made of extremely strong materials and won’t be affected by the bleach in the tooth whitening treatment.

To learn about our family dentistry practice in Fredericksburg, call Dental One Associates of Fredericksburg today at (540) 765-4655 or make an appointment.

Dental One Associates offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Fredericksburg. With 6 affiliated practices throughout Virginia, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Dental One Associates of Fredericksburg, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Dental One Associates of Fredericksburg.

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Great service from front desk all the way to the back office, quote, options for payment then the actual work, first Doc was trying to save my tooth but found it too far gone, moved to the next […]
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I was incredibly nervous about even calling a dentist as I had put it off too long and now was in pain. The very first person I spoke to on the phone helped me feel better by being so kind. Everyone […]
Elizabeth B.
The office staff is very friendly and helpful. Also the dentist does great work and has a good bedside manner.
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Very professional care and everyone in the office is friendly.
Mark B.
Good service. Always flexible for scheduling. Friendly staff. Good dental work.
Joel A.
No issues. Professional office. Been a patient for over 4 years
Benjamin G.
Well with me walking in about 24 hours before my scheduled appointment for the first step in getting another tooth crowned and you all took me pretty much immediately, I’d say that’s star […]
William B.
This is a great practice. The staff is very professional, and the dentist took time to explain what my regular dentist did not.
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Matthew C.
Very professional, gave me the price up front, dentist was personable and friendly.
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Reliable and skilled dentist, oral surgeon, and others
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Jammie F.
I had a good experience on my first visit there. Everyone was very friendly and helpful.
Teresa D.
Everyone was very friendly. My 3 year old had a great experience.
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Excellent, friendly service and value.
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Love the staff
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Friendly staff and fast service.
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I’ve always been happy with the people and service.
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Great team very friendly
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I was afraid of all dentist until I came to Dentist one associate. I was pain free well just a little but there my go to dentist office now
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We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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