Laser Dentistry

Laser Dentistry

With the advanced methods of treatment available in today’s world of dentistry, Dr. Farahani has implemented the use of lasers in various treatments and procedures. Laser dentistry provides patients with more comfort during dental visits and results in much less damage to the tissues than traditional treatment methods. Patients in Woodstock, Georgia, and the surrounding area can receive care from our dental staff using the latest and most advanced laser technology.

Laser Dentistry 101: What Is It?

Lasers have been used in medical procedures for years, but dentists have begun using them during treatment. Lasers are focused beams of light that can be used to remove or alter tissues in the mouth.

Lasers can be used to correct various issues, improving the oral health of patients while making treatments safer and more effective.

What Can Lasers Treat?

Many dental issues that patients suffer from can be treated using laser dentistry. Some of the issues that can be treated or addressed using lasers include:

  • Canker sores
  • Cold sores
  • Encouragement of tissue & nerve regeneration
  • Exposure of impacted wisdom teeth
  • Inflammation in the gum tissues
  • Periodontal disease
  • Reshaping the gum tissues

Advantages of Laser Treatment

Lasers have certain benefits over traditional surgery that make them appealing to both dentists and patients in Woodstock, Georgia. Let’s go over some of the advantages of laser dentistry in our office.

  • Healing time is significantly reduced
  • Patients are less likely to need stitches
  • Laser sterilization reduces the risks of infection
  • Damage to gum tissues is reduced
  • Bleeding during and after surgeries is lessened
  • The need for anesthesia is eliminated in some cases

If you’d like to learn about how lasers are used at All About Family Dentistry, schedule an appointment or visit our dental office. You will be able to speak with a knowledgeable representative that can provide more information about laser dentistry and how it is used to restore your oral health and the appearance of your smile.

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