Friday, April 10, 2009
Alternative to Periodontal Surgery LANAP
Here is a diagram that show the steps of LANAP.
A. = Take measurements of the Periodontal Pocket.
B. = Removal of inner pocket lining with an ND:Yag laser. The laser decontaminates the area.
C. = Scaling an Root Planing is done to remove Tartar and disrupt the Biofilm.
D. = Second pass with the laser allows for a stable Fibrin Clot ones own Tissue Barrier.
E. = Tissue is re adapted to the tooth NO Sutures are used.
F. = Bite is adjusted.
G. = Regeneration.