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Do you understand that laser dentistry has actually been used for more than twenty years? You see, in recent years, laser dentistry has become more and more popular—but do you understand why? Specifically, are you aware of the benefits of laser dentistry?

Did you know that several treatments can be performed with lasers? If your pearly whites seem smaller than they used to be, they are probably being covered by your gums. If you have this problem, dental lasers could be employed to remove this extra tissue. Laser dentistry may also be useful if your teeth fail to erupt properly or to deal with a TMJ disorder. Finally, dental lasers can be useful for helping kids who struggle to speak or to enhance your teeth whitening treatments.

Moreover, laser dentistry can be very useful for individuals who are afraid of visiting a dental office. Similarly, you might not need anesthesia if lasers were used during your procedure since procedures that are performed with lasers are usually much less painful. Similarly, treatments done with these lasers can be more precise and cause less bleeding. This means you’ll be less likely to have infections. Lastly, the treatments usually heal faster.

To hear more about the dental care you can get from our team, or about the benefits of using laser dentistry in Alcoa, Tennessee, please don’t hesitate to contact Appalachian Dental at 865-379-7555. Our dentist, Dr. Greg Cook, and our team are excited to hear from you soon.