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Non-Surgical Perio Therapy Using Waterlase

Gum disease is a serious oral health issue that is quite common and can be treated with the latest non-surgical perio therapy using waterlase. The Waterlase dental laser technology repairs and treats damaged gum tissues that would otherwise be treated with oral surgery. Laser dentistry has changed how periodontal treatment works, making it possible for anyone to undergo it with minimal side effects and less pain. Non-surgical perio therapy is one such example.

What is Waterlase Laser Technology?

Waterlase is the latest art of dental laser technology. It allows the doctors to remove the disease that is causing bacteria by using small laser light. The laser is applied to the gums to remove the bacteria that is causing discomfort, pain, and swelling. The pain factor is less in this procedure as this device keeps the tooth hydrated during the procedure.

A number of beneficial aspects are linked to the use of waterlase technology. Nowadays, most doctors recommend this procedure instead of performing gum surgery because it is non-surgical and less painful.


The latest technology brings new advantages. Following are the benefits of non-surgical perio therapy in Dubai;

  • No drills are required.
  • Less downtime is linked to the procedure.
  • Less bleeding and swelling.
  • Only diseased tissue is removed.
  • Minimally invasive procedure.
  • Safe procedure.

How Does It Work?

Perioscopy features advanced microscopic video technology with up to 48 times magnification. In addition to it, the technology allows the direct vision of the tooth root in order to boost conventional cleaning, root planing, and scaling tactics.

Along with providing non-surgical, pain-free and comfortable treatment, periodontal therapy also targets invisible deposits that cause inflammation & bleeding. It is a three-step minimally invasive laser treatment that suppresses gum disease. During the procedure, the dentist first removes the infected epithelial lining from the periodontal pocket. After that, the calculus from the root surface is removed and then the pocket is sealed with a fibrin clot.

Periodontal disease and other dental issues can be indicated at an early stage with the use of waterlase technology. Also with the help of laser technology, the standards of oral healthcare have improved. However, non-surgical procedures are not helpful in each and every situation. There are conditions when it becomes necessary to perform a surgical procedure. In such a situation, your doctor will let you know about the severity of the problem and will discuss this aspect with you.

Preoperative Instructions

Your doctors will provide you some specific instructions that you may need to follow before undergoing the procedure. It is not necessary but depends on the severity of your problem. You might be asked to avoid smoking, drinking and blood-thinning medicines.

Aftercare Instructions

Just getting a procedure successfully is not enough. You need to follow some particular instructions after the procedure as well to avail of its real benefits.

Aftercare instructions will assist you in making your recovery easy and achieving the best possible results. The following are some of the basic guidelines that can be changed on the basis of your individual case.

Follow the care plan provided by the doctor.

  • Take painkillers or prescribed medicines (if required) regularly.
  • Some postoperative benefits that are linked to the procedure are as follows;
  • You will feel little or no discomfort after the procedure. So, there is the possibility that you will not need medications to manage the pain.
  • You will get more cosmetic results.
  • The recovery is fast, even within 24 hours or less.
  • The procedure promotes tissue regrowth.

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