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You might have heard of using lasers in other medical and cosmetic fields, such as eye surgeries and hair removal. You might have heard of using lasers on space battlefields. But did you know you can use lasers on your teeth?
Laser dentistry increases comfort and safety for many different dental procedures, which is why we are proud to utilize it here at Platinum Dental of Mountain View to bring the best of dental care to West Jordan.
The Versatility of Laser Dentistry
Cosmetically, lasers can be used to whiten teeth, reshape gums, and remove overgrown tissues. It can be used to treat canker and cold sores.
A laser correction of the frenum (to fix tongue-tie issues) is much more comfortable than the traditional method of cutting, and usually requires no shots or stitches!
The use of lasers instead of metal tools greatly reduces bleeding, swelling, and discomfort during routine checkups or oral surgeries.
Laser dentistry can also help reduce anxiety in children when having dental work done because they won’t feel the same pressures on their mouths and there’s no noisy drill.
- Reduced pain, swelling, and bleeding after dental procedures
- Safer than traditional methods
- Shorter, more comfortable healing times
- Reduced need for anesthesia
- Reduced likelihood of infection post-op
- Minimized damage to surrounding tissues