Advanced Laser Surgery in Dentistry
Georgios E. Romanos
ISBN: 9781119583301 • hardcover • 224 pages • 1st edition
Advanced Laser Surgery in Dentistry delivers a state-of-the-art reference for laser technology in the context of a dental practice. The book encompasses oral surgery, periodontology, and implant dentistry, covering the latest research, knowledge and clinical practices.
The book includes high-quality, color photographs and real-world clinical cases that illustrate the application of the discussed techniques.
Readers will benefit from a wide variety of subjects, including:
• A thorough introduction to the fundamentals of lasers, including the beam, the laser cavity, active mediums, lenses, resonators, and delivery systems
• An exploration of lasers and wound healing, including soft tissue and bone healing, as well as laser-assisted excisions and osteotomies
• An analysis of lasers in periodontology, including laser-assisted bacteria reduction in the periodontal tissues and the removal of subgingival dental calculus
• A discussion of lasers in implant dentistry and treatment for peri-implantiti.
This book is the perfect reference for oral and maxillofacial surgeons, periodontists, implant dentists, general dentists, and dental students and residents.