A Better Option Than Traditional Surgery for Treating Advanced Gum Disease
If you are struggling with severe periodontal disease, you might have been dreading traditional gum disease surgery. The good news is that you have another option. Laser gum surgery, also known as Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®) protocol, at our Burnaby, BC dental clinic offers patients many advantages.
What It Means to Opt for LANAP Over Traditional Gum Surgery
Patients who undergo the LANAP procedure experience many advantages:
- With lasers, there is no need to “cut” the gums, so there are no stitches after treatment. This dramatically speeds up the healing time after treatment.
- There is minimal bleeding with laser gum surgery.
- The heat of the laser sterilizes the gum pockets, which lessens ...