Dr. John Ifantis takes great pride in utilizing laser dentistry to enhance his patients’ dental procedures, making them faster, safer, and more efficient. With the precision of dental lasers, our skilled dentists can often avoid the need for shots and anesthesia, making it an excellent option for patients with needle phobia. Our team at Ifantis Dental Care uses the cutting-edge BIOLASE® Waterlase dental laser for various restorative procedures, including cavity treatments, dental filling repairs, microsurgeries, and laser-assisted apicoectomies. Only 6% of general dentists have a dental laser for soft-tissue procedures in their office, making Dr. Ifantis’s training and expertise a unique advantage for his patients. To discover the benefits of laser dentistry in Morton Grove, Illinois, please contact Ifantis Dental Care at 847.663.0003 to schedule a visit.
Advantages of laser dentistry:
- More precise treatments
- Reduced post-operative discomfort or bleeding
- Faster healing times
- Virtually painless procedures
- Reduced risk of bacterial infection or cross-contamination as the laser sterilizes the treated area
- Certain procedures may require no anesthesia at all.
Laser dentistry involves utilizing lasers to perform dental treatments more comfortably, quickly, and effectively. At our dental practice, we are devoted to delivering the best possible dental care to our patients. Our dentists and team continuously update their education and our office to ensure a more pleasant and efficient dental visit. We take pride in offering laser dental treatment to ensure that your dental experience is comfortable and positive.
Dental lasers can be used for various dental treatments. During your visit, our dentists may recommend laser dentistry to:
- Treat periodontal disease by removing bacteria and infected tissue
- Cure (harden) a dental filling
- Remove the decayed or damaged portion of a tooth
- Treat cold sores and canker sores
- Speed up teeth whitening
- Recontour the gumline
Laser dentistry offers numerous benefits. Many treatments completed with a dental laser are very comfortable and may not require the use of anesthetics. Additionally, dental lasers reduce treatment time and healing time while decreasing the risk of infection after treatment. Moreover, lasers minimize bleeding during and after treatment and provide precise treatment to the targeted area without affecting nearby healthy tissues. To learn more about the advantages of laser dentistry, we invite you to call or visit us today.