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How effective is laser dentistry and is it safe?

Q: How effective is laser dentistry and is it safe? A: Yes. It is both effective and safe. Lasers come in different wavelengths. Choosing the appropriate laser for your situation is critical. We still use local anesthesia in Laser Periodontics

Posted in LANAP, LAPIP

Failing Implants / Bone Loss, Infection. Gum Flap or Bone Graft?

Q: I have 2 implants in the lower left that are 1.5 years old. Both implants show significant bone loss and one implant is infected (pus/blood/3 weeks). One periodontist wants to do a bone graft, but I’ve read that this

Posted in Bone Grafting, LAPIP