Moderator: Charles M. Cobb
Program Track: Treatment of Inflammatory Periodontal Diseases
A review of various laser therapies with attention to both the perio-restorative and perio-pathology uses will be presented, including an exploration of anecdotal and science resources from crown lengthening procedures to treatment of periodontitis. Case reports
demonstrating success will be investigated, along with clear contraindications. Incorporating laser into a periodontal practice will be introduced, considering patient acceptance and general dentist relations.
• Differentiate laser technologies for periodontal indications.
• Understand indications for using laser in crown lengthening procedures.
• Develop techniques for introducing laser therapies into practice.