Category Archives: laser dentistry

How Lasers Improve Dentistry

We’ve known for years that lasers can improve eyesight in certain cases. Laser-eye surgery can pass through the iris and burn the back of the retina, changing how it bends and thus improving your eyesight. It’s not a perfect or a completely permanent solution, but it does work and it’s surprisingly painless.


Lasers Are Important Dental Tools

In the 20th century, the laser was an exotic technology, the stuff of science fiction, more often portrayed as a futuristic weapon. Today, of course, lasers are used in everything from scanning your groceries at self-serve counters to cat toys that drive kitties crazy. But lasers can also be an important tool for your periodontist […]


About Laser Dentistry And How It Really Works

Regardless of a person’s age, one of the most daunting parts of a dentist visit would have to be the drilling. This process typically involves the smell of burning teeth that are ground into dust while the dentist pokes around in the gums with horrible looking tools that appear as if they have been derived […]


Causes, Symptoms, And Treatments Of Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease is the term that describes the two diseases of the gingiva or gums namely gingivitis or periodontitis. The name of the disease is used for oral health problems associated with a change in gum-affecting bacteria or the adverse effects that are associated with an increase in those bacteria. In most cases, Island Dental […]


What Are The Benefits of Laser Dentistry?

Laser dentistry involves the use of laser beams to handle dental surgeries and other conditions related to the dental treatment. This procedure can also be used to treat gum related infections with a higher success rate than using other means. Discussed below are a few benefits of laser dentistry. 1.    Painless: Pain and fear are […]