Laser Dentistry is one of the newer developments in the dental field. Laser technology is used for many reasons such as soft tissue modification, preventive care, retraction for crowns or bridges,reduce gummy smiles ,crown lengthening and can even eliminate canker sores and reduce cold sores.
Advantages of Lasers:
There are several potential advantages to using dental lasers. For example, there may be less of a need for anesthesia with lasers, since most dental procedures involving them reportedly cause less physical pain and anxiety for patients than traditional methods do. Recovery times from this type of dental work are shorter and less uncomfortable, perhaps in part because there's less bleeding and swelling during the laser procedures that involve soft tissue