Laser Dentistry

Laser Dentistry in Sun City West, AZ

Laser dentistry patients in Sun City West smilingDr. Harmon, DMD, is excited to provide a tool to allow optimum comfort during specific dental procedures. With laser dentistry, Dr. Harmon, DMD, is able to deliver a more precise treatment that is not only faster and more comfortable, but it also provides even better results.

Benefits of Dental Laser Therapy

Laser dentistry has several benefits, including:

  • Anesthesia is not required for most dental laser treatments, and the recovery time for these procedures is quicker than traditional dental treatment methods.

  • Laser dentistry treatments are more comfortable.

  • There is a reduced chance of bacterial infection with laser dentistry.

Two types of laser dentistry

There are two different types of laser dentistry: hard tissue and soft tissue. The hard tissue dental laser procedures include: cavity detection, dental fillings and tooth sensitivity improvements. The soft tissue treatments include: gum reshaping, gum surgery and muscle attachment improvements.

Other laser dentistry treatments include: removing benign oral tumors, regenerating nerves, overcoming sleep apnea, whitening teeth and treating TMD.

If you would like to learn more about laser dentistry, please contact our office to set up an appointment.