Laser Dentistry for Periodontics

Our dental office is at the forefront of incorporating advanced technology in dental care, proudly offering laser dentistry as a part of our periodontic treatment services in Houston, Texas. This cutting-edge approach allows us to treat gum disease more effectively and comfortably than ever before. Our commitment to modern laser dentistry techniques ensures that you receive the most efficient and least invasive treatment available for your periodontal needs.

The Role of Laser Dentistry in Periodontics

Laser dentistry utilizes high-powered dental lasers to perform various periodontal procedures with precision and minimal discomfort. In the field of periodontics, laser technology is particularly effective in treating gum disease. It allows for the targeted removal of diseased tissue, the reduction of harmful bacteria, and the stimulation of healthy tissue regeneration. This technique is less invasive than traditional surgical methods, offering a quicker recovery and reduced risk of complications.

Our Laser Periodontic Procedures

We employ laser dentistry in several periodontal treatments, including deep cleaning procedures like scaling and root planing, where the laser is used to remove plaque and tartar buildup beneath the gumline gently. The laser’s ability to precisely target diseased areas means healthier surrounding tissues are preserved. We also use lasers for gum reshaping and in the treatment of more advanced periodontal disease, where the focus is on eliminating infection and promoting the regeneration of healthy gum tissue.

Benefits of Laser Dentistry in Periodontic Care

  • Increased Precision and Efficacy: Lasers provide a high level of accuracy, improving the effectiveness of periodontal treatments.
  • Reduced Discomfort: Laser procedures are typically less painful than traditional surgery, reducing the need for anesthesia.
  • Faster Healing and Recovery: Lasers minimize bleeding and swelling, leading to a quicker recovery period.
  • Lower Risk of Infection: The sterilizing effect of the laser reduces the risk of post-treatment infections.

Schedule Your Laser Periodontic Treatment

If you are experiencing gum disease or other periodontal issues, laser dentistry might be the ideal solution for you. Contact Dentists at Woodway today at 832-667-8576 to schedule a consultation with our dentist, Dr. Jim D. Nored, and discover how our advanced laser treatments can help you achieve healthier gums and a stronger smile.