Nearly 1 out of 25 people are dental-phobic. For some it is the huge machines and their deafening sounds that make people go cold on their feet, and for others; it is the injections and the procedure of giving the anesthetics. There is some relief to this, all thanks to new technologies. Dental care is striving to make the patients experience pain-free and stress-free.
Here are some latest pain free treatments a patient can opt for.
Waterlase laser system– this procedure uses laser, air and water energy, to remove decayed or damaged tissue safely from the mouth, thus, making it a painless experience.
Lasers– are used for soft-tissue-work like gum surgery. There is less cutting, less blood, less need for sedation.
Wand-it is a computer controlled dental injection. In this injection the flow of local anesthetic in controlled by the computer, which is slow, steady, and comfortable.
Nitrous oxide– Bubble-gum-scented laughing gas is a colorless, odorless gas that lasts only while you are breathing it. It is used only during the treatment time. Effects of the gas wear off as soon as the patient stops inhaling it. This anesthetic is quite safe even for kids.
Composite bonding– enamel-like composite material is used to sculpt, contour and polish the tooth into shape. It makes the cracks or chips look invisible.
Veneers– it is a custom made facing that is bonded onto the front surface of tooth to improve its appearance, size, shape and color of teeth. It is used to cover stained or discolored teeth, closed gaps, align crowded or protruding teeth. It is made from porcelain and bonds onto the enamel. It is durable and makes the teeth look attractive and brighter.
Icon infiltration system– is used to treat cavities without the need for drilling or injections. Ultra thin resin is used to penetrate the tiny holes in the teeth, filling and reinforcing the enamel.
Nowadays many options are available to make your dentistry experience a pleasant one. The dentistry can be pain- free with the help of kind, compassionate, gentle and personable dental professionals. Dental spas are also catering to the satisfaction of the patients. They are pampered to feel relaxed and comfortable in a completely beautiful environment.