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Teeth Whitening

Nobody likes having stained teeth, but over-the-counter whitening products and whitening toothpastes rarely produce great results.

At Beaufort River Dental, Dr. David Babb helps his patients achieve brighter smiles with professional in-office and at-home teeth whitening.

If you desire whiter teeth, contact our practice in Beaufort, SC, to schedule a tooth whitening session.

Teeth Whitening Really Works Real Patient Results

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After Whitening

We Offer Two Forms of Teeth Whitening

In-Office Whitening with Zoom!

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Zoom!® in-office tooth whitening can brighten your smile by up to eight shades in less than an hour. This is a great option for patients who want whiter teeth as soon as possible. Many patients choose a Zoom! teeth whitening session a few days before a big event like a wedding or a job interview.

At-Home Whitening with Opalescence

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For a more gradual tooth whitening process, we offer take-home whitening with Opalescence®. We can use a 3-D printer to create whitening trays that fit your teeth perfectly, and we'll provide instructions so you can achieve the bright smile you want in the comfort of your own home.

Ready to Start Whitening Treatment? Contact Us to Schedule an Appointment

Beaufort River Dental offers general, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry to patients of all ages. Of our many advanced dental procedures and services, teeth whitening is consistently one of the most popular.

If you don't like your smile because of stained or discolored teeth, we can help. Contact our friendly team today to set up a teeth whitening consultation with Dr. Babb.

You can get in touch with us by messaging us online or by calling our office in Beaufort, SC. We look forward to helping you achieve a bright, healthy smile that you'll be excited to share.

Call Us: (843) 525-1113

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Real 5-Star Reviews "You Will Not Be Disappointed!"


Whitney Spurlock


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Thank you Beaufort River Dental, Dr. Babb & Staff for the most comfortable and relaxed dental visit that I’ve ever experienced! Wether a routine clean to more complex procedures, I’ve been overly pleased with Dr. Babb’s attention to detail and perfection. A relaxing environment with a friendly, professional staff that is extremely considerate of my dental anxiety. We highly recommend!

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Skip Hoyt


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Absolutely fantastic! I practiced dentistry for 40 years before retiring. My only hope is that I gave my patients the same welcoming and excellent care I received from Dr Babb and his wonderful staff yesterday. The hygienist, Callie is the best ever with her thorough gentle cleaning. The office is immaculate and totally updated to offer their patients the best in dental care. You will not be disappointed!

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Zoom! Teeth Whitening: Step-by-Step

At Beaufort River Dental, we try to make dentistry as easy and convenient as possible. We are committed to maintaining a punctual schedule, and we will do everything we can to start your appointment on time. When you choose Zoom! in-office tooth whitening, here's what you can expect: 


We will clean your teeth before beginning whitening treatment. We'll also make note of the shade of your teeth so we can see how much brighter they become.

Whitening Gel

Once your teeth are clean, one of our team members will cover each tooth with an advanced whitening gel.

Whitening Light

Next, we will shine a special light on your teeth.


Depending on the color of your teeth, we may have to repeat this process a few times to achieve your goals.


After around 45 minutes, your treatment will be over, and you'll have a noticeably brighter smile! We can show you a comparison between your former shade and your new shade to demonstrate just how dramatic the transformation is.

How does whitening gel work?

The gel used in the Zoom! teeth whitening process contains hydrogen peroxide. Hydrogen peroxide is present in most professional and over-the-counter whitening products. It works well to brighten teeth because it dissolves molecules that cause stains.

What does the light do?

The Zoom! system uses a blue LED lamp because LED light speeds up the chemical reactions that allow hydrogen peroxide to dissolve stains in teeth. The use of LED light is what enables Zoom! teeth whitening to produce such impressive results in such a short amount of time.

Do You Qualify for Teeth Whitening?

Most teens and adults are candidates for professional teeth whitening as long as they are in good oral health. When you first visit Beaufort River Dental, Dr. Babb will conduct a thorough examination of your teeth and gums to determine what types of dentistry you qualify for.

If we detect issues such as decay, gum disease, or a tooth infection, we must treat those concerns before we proceed with teeth whitening, but don't worry. We won't have to send you somewhere else. We offer comprehensive dental care, so we can perform all necessary treatments at our Beaufort office. We even provide advanced services like dental implants and dentures.

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What Does Teeth Whitening Cost?

Teeth whitening at Beaufort River Dental typically costs between $250 and $500. Because the treatment is purely cosmetic, your dental insurance won't contribute to teeth whitening. However, the results of professional whitening are so impressive that most patients consider it a worthwhile investment.

We Also Offer Porcelain Veneers

Unfortunately, some stains are too deep for even professional tooth whitening. And of course, whitening treatment can't do anything for a tooth that is chipped or cracked. That's why Dr. Babb encourages many of his patients interested in cosmetic dentistry to consider porcelain veneers.

A veneer is a thin porcelain shell that Dr. Babb can attach to the surface of an imperfect tooth. Dentists use veneers to obscure chips, cracks, stains, and misshapen teeth. Veneers can even be used to address minor misalignment or gapped teeth.

Beyond veneers, Dr. Babb also offers crowns, bridges, dentures, and dental implants. No matter your dental care needs, the team at Beaufort River Dental has a solution that can give you a healthy, beautiful smile. 

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"I Highly Recommend Them!"


Jack Levorse


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It is always a pleasure visiting Dr. Babb and his staff! They are all very nice and have great attitudes. I have had a cleaning done by Amber, who was very thorough and gentle. I also recently had veneers put on my front 2 teeth by Dr. Babb and Andrea, and I can't even tell that they aren't real. Better yet, my wife was amazed at the quality of work and how well the color matched my natural teeth. Very good work from the entire staff, I will definitely be going back to Beaufort River Dental!

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Matt D'Angelo


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I've tried a few dentists in Beaufort and Dr Babb and the staff are on a different level.  Super friendly, professional, thorough, and they answered all my questions.  My Hygeinist was awesome! I highly recommend them!

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Dr. David P. Babb, DMD, FICOI

Beaufort River Dental

Dr. David Babb and the team at Beaufort River Dental provide the community of Beaufort, SC, a range of services to keep their smiles bright and healthy. Dr. Babb is affiliated with a number of professional associations, including:

  • American Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • The Pankey Institute
  • The Dawson Academy

To schedule an appointment today, contact us online or call our office at (843) 525-1113.

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