If you are looking for relatively painless dental treatment you need to search for a dentist near me Coorparoo and find out about laser dental treatment. Whether you are suffering from anxiety or dental phobia, lasers are an excellent alternative to traditional dental treatment. Laser dental treatment is comfortable. With little or no bleeding and no damage or trauma to the surrounding teeth it is the best option for children and adults who may be reluctant to visit the dentist or avoid the dentist completely. In comparison to traditional treatments the advantages of laser treatments are that it is significantly less invasive, there are no incisions or cutting involved which means there are no sutures or stitches necessary and therefore there is no need for anaesthetic which means no injections for those who may be afraid of them. With laser treatment you do not need any drilling either which is an added bonus for most. Treatments can be carried out quickly and easily in a quiet, calm and relaxed environment.
With laser dental treatment there is very little post-operative healing involved which means it is an excellent option for patients with cardiovascular disease, diabetes, high blood pressure or other systemic diseases which may affect the body’s ability to heal. There is also very little or no chance of infection and therefore it is described as a highly predictable treatment option. Search for a dentist near me Coorparoo to find laser dental treatment near you as it is yet to be made widely available.
Laser dental treatment in the treatment of gum disease
Gum disease can have a significant impact on all aspects of your life. If left untreated, gum disease can result in tooth loss. Bacteria from gum disease can enter the blood and travel to all of your organs resulting in complex life-threatening diseases. Gum disease has been linked to heart disease and stroke, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, respiratory problems and even cancer. It is important that you do not avoid the signs of gum disease such as bleeding gums, receding gums, sensitivity or bad breath. Rather it is important that you search for ‘dentist near me Coorparoo’ sooner rather than later and talk about laser dental treatment for you.
Laser dental treatment can be used in the prevention and the treatment of gum disease. Using a series of lasers your dentist will be able to remove layers of plaque to clean the tooth and the root of the tooth including deep pockets. In comparison to traditional gum treatment this can be done without impacting adjacent teeth or gum tissue. This means less pain, bleeding or side effects. With traditional gum disease treatment you may be in pain and out of work for a few days however with laser dental treatment there is little or no recovery time, although your dentist will advise a softer diet for the first few days to prevent discomfort.
Gum disease can lead to tooth loss and the advantages of laser gum treatment is that it helps protect and encourage bone and gum growth. This means that your teeth can be held in place more securely, preventing tooth loss or more complications in the future. This results in better dental health overall.
All treatments carry risks. Individual consultation is required with one of our practitioners to ensure that the treatment is right for you.