MILLENNIUM DENTAL TECHNOLOGIES
Outstanding Clinical and Human Histologic
Outcomes with the PerioLase® Nd:YAG Laser
Speaker: Raymond A. Yukna
The Laser-Assisted New Attachment Procedure
(LANAP™) using the Nd:YAG laser in a specific
patented protocol has been evaluated as a single
visit treatment of periodontal pockets with the goal
of obtaining new attachment. Clinical success is
supported by human histology showing new
cementum and new connective tissue attachment.
Then Monday at 10:15.
CTS1: LASER APPLICATIONS: AN EVIDENCEBASED
APPROACH TO CLINICAL PRACTICE
10:15 - 11:45 am
Program Track: Treatment of Inflammatory
Moderator: Timothy P. Walsh
Speakers: Bobby L. Butler, Henry Greenwell,
George E. Romanos, Raymond A. Yukna
Lasers have been used in dentistry for many years.
Historically, lasers have been shown to be used primarily
for soft tissue procedures. The clinical benefits of lasers
have led to FDA clearance for numerous uses of such in
periodontics and implant dentistry.
• Understand different laser wavelengths and their interactions with hard and soft tissue, including the applications of varying wavelengths and treatment protocols to treat periodontitis.
interactions with hard and soft tissue, including the
applications of varying wavelengths and treatment
protocols to treat periodontitis.
• Discuss tissue biotypes and case selections for open and closed crown lengthening.
and closed crown lengthening.
• Demonstrate long-term success for treating failing implants with lasers.
implants with lasers.
Laser Gum Surgery