The use of lasers in dentistry continues to expand because it is an effective way to increase accuracy, precision, and ease. It also reduces related costs and improves your comfort during dental procedures. To fix your smile with laser dentistry, call or make an appointment online today with University Oaks Dental at University Oaks Dental in Houston, Texas.
Lasers consist of a monochromatic single wavelength light. When used in dental procedures, the laser light goes from the laser to your mouth through a fiber optic cable, hollow waveguide, or articulated arm.
There are two different types of lasers used in laser dentistry. Those for use on hard tissues and those that work on soft tissues.
There are also lasers capable of working on both hard and soft tissues and are programmed based on your procedural needs. Laser dentistry is a continually evolving field and more applications are introduced on a regular basis.
There are numerous laser dentistry procedures available. University Oaks Dental uses a dental laser to:
Other laser dentistry procedures include:
Laser dentistry is an important component of your dental treatments because it:
Laser dentistry allows you to feel more comfortable and less anxious during your dental treatments.
To find out how laser dentistry can help improve your smile, call or make an appointment online today at University Oaks Dental in Houston, Texas.