What is Laser Dentistry and What to Expect from It?
If the sound of dental drilling makes you uneasy, dental laser treatment is for you. Dental lasers, which stands for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation, emit a concentrated beam of light energy during a dental procedure. This focused light can remove or shape both hard and soft tissue by interacting with it.
Here are some of the most common treatments that are done with laser dentistry:
Laser dentistry has been previously approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration to be used as a regular dental treatment. One of the reasons why patients prefer laser dentistry is that it has no drilling. This means patients no longer have to hear the loud drilling sounds or feel the vibrations that come with it – making the entire process uncomfortable.
We have both types of dental lasers in our Bolton Lake Dental office:
Benefits of Laser Dentistry
There are several benefits associated with laser dentistry, which may make it a preferable option for some individuals. These benefits include:
What to expect during a laser treatment?
The first step is to book an appointment with Dr. Ilies. Once she has identified the issue(s) you are suffering from and recommends laser treatment, here are some of the things that usually happen during the procedure:
What to expect after a laser treatment?
Here are some general expectations about what to expect after undergoing laser treatment:
Are Dental Lasers Safe?
Dental lasers sold in the United States have received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Dentists must undergo specific training for each dental laser device before performing laser treatments.
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Bolton Lake Dental
Address: 1120 Boston Tpke
Bolton, CT 06043
(860) 646 3003
We will be more than happy to submit all insurance forms for you and help you recover the most from your benefits. We will do everything we can to help you afford the treatment you need and want.
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