Current concepts in the use of lasers in periodontal and implant dentistry

Lasers have various periodontal applications including calculus removal (Er: YAG, Er, Cr: YSGG lasers); soft tissue excision, incision and ablation; decontamination of root and implant surfaces; biostimulation; bacteria reduction; and osseous surgery. This paper reviews some of the major opportuniti...

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Main Author: Georgios Romanos
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2015-01-01
Series:Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology
Online Access:;year=2015;volume=19;issue=5;spage=490;epage=494;aulast=Romanos