Lasers have most recently played a big role in the dental world to perform dental procedures in a more precise, less painful, and faster recovery time than ever before. Traditional methods are now being phased out as soft tissue laser dentistry can improve your smile in a way that has never been possible.
Lasers used in Surgical and non-surgical procedures can improve the efficiency and reduce the chance or procedural side effects. Lasers can be used in versatile ways and can do everything from removing decay, to treating gum disease. Let’s take a look at a few ways that laser dentistry can be used to treat a variety of soft tissue problems.
Being that lasers are often used for non-invasive procedures, stitches are no longer required. Patience who shy away from the idea of anesthesia can find solace in knowing that laser dentistry can often the eliminate the need for anesthesia. Laser dentistry can also decrease procedural side effects such as bleeding and discomfort.
If you have questions about soft tissue laser dentistry and would like more information, we at Urbach Pediatric Dentistry in Houston, TX, would be thrilled to answer your questions.