Laser dentistry is the use of lasers to treat a number of different dental conditions. This laser light produces a reaction when it hits tissue, allowing it to remove or shape the tissue. It is used in a variety of procedures. Laser dentistry is a convenient solution to many oral and dental problems, whether serious in nature or simply cosmetic. Laser dentistry is a minimally invasive option
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved of a variety of hard and soft tissuelasers for use in the dental treatment of adults and children in Prisma Dentalwe use soft tissue laser, Epic Laser
The soft tissue lasers use a light wavelength that hemoglobin and water absorb easily. Hemoglobin is the molecule found in blood, which makes soft tissue lasers ideal for gum work. Some soft tissue lasers are diode lasers, which is a type of continuous-wave laser.
These lasers are ideal for cutting into soft tissue and sealing the exposed blood vessels at the same time. This is the reason you don’t bleed very much during laser dentistry and why healing is quicker after laser dentistry. Soft tissue lasers are great for cosmetic procedures because you can begin to see results right away. Soft tissue lasers are used for:
Dr. Correa choose laser dentistry because of distinct benefits that make the procedures go more smoothly, and also reduce discomfort and healing time for patients.
If you are experiencing discomfort associated with the TMJ, let’s talk. We invite you to make an appointment with our office to learn more about the Pain Therapy and how it may provide the relief you need. Isn’t it time to put your pain in the past?
It’s fast and convenient for people with busy schedules, Laser pain therapy gives you a reason to smile