Our doctors choose gentle laser dentistry because of the distinct benefits that make the procedures go more smoothly, and also reduce discomfort and healing time for patients - our top priority in Allen!

Laser dental procedures allow for less downtime after a treatment and require less anesthetic before performing the treatment.

Benefits of Laser Dentistry include:

  • Patients are less likely to require sutures

  • Anesthesia may not be necessary

  • The laser will sterilize the gums, making infection less likely

  • Less damage to gums shortens the healing time

  • Patients lose less blood than traditional surgery


 
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Our in-house innovative dental laser was designed to reduce the complexity and trauma associated with many common dental procedures and because the laser sterilizes as it moves, in the case of soft tissue augmentation, the whole procedure can be completed in a single visit!

The Epic X Diode Laser utilizes hydrokinetic technology to remove hard and soft tissue with laser-powered water droplets.  There is no heat, no vibrations, and no noise associated with the Waterlase laser, and it is completely safe.  The FDA deemed the hydrokinetic laser safe for use on both adults and children in 1998.

For children and fearful patients, the Epic X Diode Laser offers a needleless, painless way to achieve the perfect smile.

The Epic X Diode Laser laser increases comfort levels, reduces anxiety, and reduces cost.  In addition, it is one of the least invasive, most effective tools that dentists have at their fingertips.  Epic X Diode Laser can significantly improve the health of the teeth and restore the beauty of the smile.

If you have questions about Laser Dentistry, please give us a call!


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Frequently asked questions

+ What benefits does Laser Dentistry offer?

Our Epic X Diode Laser works by precisely combining atomized water and laser energy to gently remove hard and soft tissue. This precision laser means that in most cases, there is no need for anesthesia. Additionally, the laser actually sterilizes the surgical area, meaning that there is less risk of bacterial invasions or infections. For children and fearful patients, the Epic X Diode Laser offers a needleless, painless way to achieve the perfect smile.

Here are some reasons why using Epic X Diode Laser is preferable to the traditional dental drill:

  • Adjacent teeth remain unaffected.
  • Faster and stronger bonding of fillings.
  • Less of the healthy tooth is removed.
  • Minimal bleeding during and after procedures.
  • No noise, heat, or unpleasant vibrations.
  • Pinpoint accuracy generates better results.
  • Reduced number of dental visits.
  • Reduced risk of post-surgical infection.

+ What procedures can Laser dentistry perform?

The BIOLASE® Epic X Diode Laser is an extremely versatile piece of dental equipment. It can be used to perform or expedite many procedures including:

  • Caries removal
  • Cavity preparation
  • Dentin and enamel procedures
  • Gum lifts and reshaping
  • Removal of decay
  • Soft tissue procedures

+ How are Laser procedures performed?

Though each Epic X Diode Laser procedure differs in detail, some elements remain constant. First, protective eyewear will be provided to protect the eyes. Second, a small Epic X Diode Laser laser will project streams of atomized water to cut into the hard or soft tissue. The laser sterilizes as it moves, which means that in the case of soft tissue augmentation, the whole procedure can be completed in a single visit.

The Epic X Diode Laser laser increases comfort levels, reduces anxiety, and reduces cost. In addition, it is one of the least invasive, most effective tools that dentists have at their fingertips. Epic X Diode Laser can significantly improve the health of the teeth and restore the beauty of the smile.