Though laser dentistry is not very common, it can be quite beneficial. Surgical wounds from laser dentistry heal faster because there is less damage to the tissues. There is also less bleeding and fewer post-surgical infections. Many times anesthesia and sutures are not necessary with laser dentistry.Lasers are helpful for many different procedures. Often they are helpful when filling teeth because we don’t need to use anesthesia. They are also good for gum surgery, whether we are remolding gums or removing a tumor from the gums. Dental surgery is done to remove extra tissue, tumors, and more.Laser dentistry is great. It makes procedures go more smoothly. Surgeries are more efficient and less painful. If you are afraid (or very anxious) of the dentist, you should definitely find a dentist who offers laser dentistry. You will be amazed at how painless dental procedures can really be!If you have any questions or concerns about laser dentistry or how we can help your smile, don’t hesitate to contact us today at (718) 416-6364.