Laser Dentistry

One of the latest advancements in dental technology has been the use of lasers for dental treatments. Laser dentistry is used in a vast range of dental treatments, from removing plaque and decay to preparing your mouth for a root canal. There are also many benefits to using laser dentistry technology, such as quicker healings times and a reduced risk of infection. At our Calgary dental clinic, your dentist can evaluate your overall oral health and decide a treatment plan that may include laser dentistry.

What is Laser Dentistry?

Laser dentistry makes use of state-of-the-art laser technology that is tailored for dental treatments and oral surgery.

What Treatments Use Laser Dentistry?

Laser dentistry can be used in a variety of treatments depending on the patient’s preference, oral health, and ultimate goal. Some of these dental treatments include:

  • Tooth Decay Removal
  • Tooth Filling Preparation
  • Gum Reshaping
  • Teeth Cleaning
  • Plaque Removal
  • Cavity Treatment
  • Cold / Canker Sore Removal
  • Biopsy / Tissue Examination
  • Dental Surgeries

Benefits of Laser Dentistry

Laser dentistry is the perfect option for patients who dislike the discomfort and healing times of traditional procedures. Those are not the only benefits, however; others may include:

  • Less pain/discomfort
  • Anesthesia may not be required
  • Minimized Bleeding
  • Less risk of bacterial infection
  • Less damage to surrounding tissue
  • Faster healing time
  • Quicker appointment

If you are interested in laser dentistry, contact My Dental Clinic of Calgary and schedule an appointment. We’d be happy to evaluate your overall oral health and decide whether laser dentistry is the right treatment option for your dental needs.