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Laser Gum Treatment
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LANAP a laser procedure that reverses gum disease.

Teeth and Health

How much does Laser Periodontal Surgery Cost? Comments Off

Here is a good video that discusses the difference of cost between Traditional Periodontal Surgery and Laser Periodontal Surgery  This video does not explain the cost savings in health that have been established in the periodontal literature see our web site and click on LANAP health advantages

Video of Periodontal disease and Pocket charting Comments Off

This is a video animation explaining gum disease and periodontal pocket charting.

Video of Periodontist Review of LANAP Laser Gum Treatment Comments Off

Video of Periodontist Review of LANAP Laser Gum Treatment. This Periodontist is a professor of periodontics at 2 universities.  By using lasers for periodontics he has been able to eliminate bad breath, gives patients more energy, eliminates bleeding gums, and avoids tooth loss.

New article published on LANAP in the AAP Journal. P. 96-103 Comments Off

New article published on LANAP in the AAP Journal. P. 96-103http://onlinedigeditions.com/publication/?i=155994&p=66 Introduction: The focus of periodontal surgical procedures has shifted over the past three decades from philosophy basedon resection (subtractive) to one of regeneration of lost tissues (additive). This shift has had particular significance in cases of advancedperiodontitis. When a patient presents with severe attachment loss, regeneration cannot take place until the etiologic factorshave been effectively managed or reversed and the disease progression arrested. Traditional surgical techniques have been successfulin facilitating access and addressing the goal of “pocket elimination.” However, such surgical methods often result in unpleasantside effects, which can be painful and disfiguring. Clinicians have come to accept previous tissue breakdown as often irreversible.Additionally, the theory behind conventional pocket elimination was to produce an environment that promoted ongoing disease controlby facilitating personal oral hygiene. At its best, traditional pocket surgery often falls short of achieving these goals and objectives.Additionally, conventional resective surgical techniques do not adequately address esthetic concerns, whereas surgical techniques,which are directed toward regeneration, have as their ideal outcome the preservation and/or restoration of lost periodontal tissues.Case Series: This case series presents six clinical cases illustrating favorable results using laser-assisted new attachmentprocedure. In all cases, mobility and other

Dental Lasers are not interchangeable. Comments Off

Don’t be fooled by false claims of laser treatment for gum disease 

Laser Periodontist discuses LANAP 0

Here is a video of a periodontist discussing the use of Lasers in Gum Disease

Dentist explains the benefit of Laser Gum Treatment 0

Video of a Dentist that explains the difference of Laser Gum Treatment as opposed to traditional gum treatment.

Perio and General Health. The Vital Connections Video 0

This is a video of the European Federation of Periodontology and the American Academy of Periodontology regarding the association of gum disease and systemic health

Report confirms relationship between gum disease and health 0

NEW REPORTS CONFIRM PERIO-SYSTEMIC CONNECTION AND OUTLINE CLINICAL RECOMMENDATIONS

Laser Gum Treatment Video on LANAP 0

Here is a very well done video regarding Laser Gum Surgery. .