Are you looking for laser dentistry in Sydney?
Sydney laser dentistry
Dr Mark Dennes and his team on Macquarie Street, Sydney use soft tissue lasers and hard tissue lasers for a number of treatments. Using lasers in dentistry can help to alleviate anxiety for patients who have a fear of the dental drill. They are able to disinfect and seal wounds without the need for stitches and can be used to remove decay from cavities.
What treatments can our dentists use lasers for?
Laser technology can be used for a number of different treatments. There are two different kinds of lasers available at our practice: soft tissue lasers and hard tissue lasers.
Hard tissue (tooth) laser dentistry:
- Decay removal
- Root canal therapy
- Disinfecting the decayed area
- Help with tooth sensitivity
- Detecting cavities
Soft tissue (gum) laser dentistry:
- Reshape gum tissue
- Crown lengthening
- Improve a gummy smile
- Assist with tongue ties
- May alleviate a speech impediment
- Remove soft tissue folds from denture wear
Depending on your situation, laser dentistry may also be able to help with the following oral conditions:
- Analysing soft tissues
- Sealing gums without stitches
- Speed up the teeth whitening process
- Minimise healing time for cold sores
- Assist in healing damaged nerves
- Removal of benign tumours
There are a number of different applications for lasers in dentistry. It’s important to remember however that a dental laser may not be suitable for your particular condition. During your consultation, Dr Mark Dennes or Dr Kenny Wong will discuss with you the most appropriate course of action for your unique circumstances. This way we are able to ensure your treatment has the best possible results for you.