Laser dentistry at Dental Specialists of New Jersey uses noninvasive laser energy to clean your teeth, treat gum disease, or complete surgical procedures without the need for scalpels or sutures in many cases. Laser dentistry offers an array of benefits over traditional dental surgery.
Some of the many benefits you can expect when choosing laser dentistry at Dental Specialists of New Jersey include:
- Less discomfort.
- Reduced risks of side effects.
- Highly effective results.
- Faster healing.
- Less dental anxiety.
- Less bleeding.
Laser dentistry with our team uses the most advanced equipment and procedures available to maximize your results.
Some of the different uses of laser dentistry at Dental Specialists of New Jersey include:
- Deep teeth cleaning.
- Laser gum surgery for teeth.
- Laser-assisted ridge preservation (bone grafting).
- Gum recontouring.
- Laser-assisted regeneration.
- Crown lengthening (gummy smile reduction).
- Other gum surgeries surgeries.
- Tongue-tie release.
- Lip tie release.
LANAP stands for laser-assisted new attachment procedure. This treatment is an FDA-cleared surgery that treats gum disease. It uses a laser to remove diseased gum tissue and enhance your body’s natural ability to heal itself.
Laser technology at Dental Specialists of New Jersey also helps rebuild jawbone loss due to gum disease or other reasons. Growing the bone reduces your risk of permanent tooth loss and often makes it possible for you to receive dental implants in the future.
Tongue-tie release uses a laser to release tissue that constricts your tongue’s movement and range of motion. We use lasers in place of scalpels for many types of dental surgeries.
To find out if you’re a candidate for laser dentistry, we will discuss your oral health history with you and examine your gums, teeth, and mouth. We will ask about any symptoms you may have and take dental X-rays if needed.
We will personalize a laser dentistry treatment plan when necessary to maximize your oral health and wellness.