Pediatric Laser Dentistry
Smiles Under the Sea Pediatric Dentistry believes in providing the most state of the art and comfortable procedures for our patients, which includes state of the art Pediatric Laser Dentistry procedures. It is great alternative for children because they are not as scary to children as our drills and needles are. It also works very in preventing bleeding and less stitches.
We can utilize lasers in place of traditional drills, scalpels and older type instruments to provide comfort and treatment outcomes sometimes not possible with the older methods. Children feel safer at the dentist when this type of technology.
One of the benefits of laser use in pediatric dentistry is a rapid wound healing and a reduced need for pre- and post-procedural pain medications, which any child and parent would appreciate! Very little or no local anesthesia is required for the majority of procedures done with lasers.
Lasers also provide relief from the pain and inflammation caused by oral ulcers.