Dentist User Guide

A detailed clinical protocol, and dentist user guide, on how to use LUMIWHITE Teeth Whitening.

Step One

Carry out a full patient assessment (patient must be dentally fit prior to using LUMIWHITE Teeth Whitening)

Step Two

Confirm preoperative tooth shade by using a shade guide and take clinical photos (with time stamp)

Step Three

Use composite or GIC to restore any exposed roots

Step Four

Take digital/physical impressions (upper and lower)

Step Five

Patient to return once whitening trays are constructed (if you wish to use LUMIWHITE Superseal Whitening Trays please click here for more information)

Step Six

Consult your patient on whether they would prefer to use the 10% or 16% Carbamide Peroxide LUMIWHITE Teeth Whitening gel (more information about Carbamide Peroxide can be found here)

Step Seven

Provide your patient with instructions on how to place the LUMIWHITE Teeth Whitening gel into their whitening trays (patient instructions present on all packaging – instructions may be modified by dentist)

Step Eight

Advise patient to brush, twice daily, using desensitising toothpaste (for at least 1 week prior to, and throughout, their LUMIWHITE Teeth Whitening journey)

Step Nine

Review patient 3-4 weeks later and evaluate postoperative tooth shade by using a shade guide and take clinical photos (if the desired tooth shade has not been achieved, consider further whitening and/or alternative treatments such as composite/porcelain veneers)

Step Ten

Discuss an appropriate LUMIWHITE Teeth Whitening top-up regimen with your patient (see LUMI LITE REFILLS)


Internal Whitening/Bleaching Protocol

Click here to access a step by step guide to internal whitening / internal bleaching on a discoloured, non-vital, anterior tooth