Care for Your Oral Health Without Pain or Fear
Have you found yourself avoiding dental treatment? The idea of more complex procedures, such as osseous surgery to treat gum disease, can be frightening due to the nature of traditional surgeries:
Rather than undergoing invasive procedures, many find it easier to avoid treatment altogether. However, failing to receive necessary gum disease treatment can lead to further complications, from tooth loss to systemic disease that affects your overall health. Smiles by Design offers laser gum surgery treatment options that are minimally-invasive, and more efficient than traditional solutions. Call us today to discover how laser gum surgery can be used to help you.
Dr. Richard Howes has incorporated lasers into his practice since the 1990’s, using them to effectively assist in a number of dental procedures, including gum disease treatment. Laser technology helps keep patients at ease with quick and efficient treatment. Use of the BIOLASE WaterLase MD™ or Diode Laser allows the patient to:
Lasers replace drills, scalpels and tools that often cause uneasiness and fear in patients. Using this one effective tool during the following procedures can help patients relax and speed up the healing process.
Dr. Howes is one of only a handful of dentists who is certified to use two different wavelengths of dental lasers. Thanks to his skill and expertise, the BIOLASE Corporation, an industry leader in dental laser technology, invited him to travel to Melbourne, Australia to educate dental professionals about the use of laser technology when it was introduced to the area in 2001.
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