Laser Assisted Periodontal Therapy
LAPT – a safer and more efficient option to treat Gum Disease
Laser Assisted Periodontal Therapy (LAPT) is an advanced, patient friendly, non-surgical laser therapy used to treat Periodontal (Gum) disease. Say goodbye to scalpels, stitches and bleeding. Using laser therapy, you’ll experience minimal discomfort with very little, if any, recovery time.
Periodontal laser therapy helps eliminate bacteria, reducing growth of periodontal infections caused by:
- Poor oral habits
- Chronic diseases.
Which ever the case, your mouth might be riddled with bacteria growing and feeding off your oral wellbeing
Least Invasive Procedure For Gum Diseases
Your procedures will always begin with a consultation and an examination. During this first step, the current condition of your gums will be checked along with the suitable areas that will benefit from this therapy session. While you may not need a local anesthesia, a topical anesthetic can be applied to the treatment area.
Your treatment will have ultrasonic scalers to remove plaque and tartar to better target the laser in the process. Once the barriers are removed, this low intensity lasers will be used to kill the bacteria.
The length of your laser therapy depends on the size of the infected area.
Recover from Periodontal Diseases In A Simpler, Less Invasive Style