Periodontal disease has innocent symptoms with which you cannot predict its certainty. The neglected plaque in the mid of and around the teeth eventually hardens and forms calculus or tartar on the teeth which infects the gum.
It is called Gingivitis, in the early stages. Its symptoms are red, swollen gums, which bleed at the time you brush. Bad breath plus unpleasant taste in the mouth could also be experienced. Gingivitis, if not treated leads to Periodontists, which is a much more serious disease. In it, pockets are formed which detaches teeth from the gum and the bone structure supporting it.
This infection not only leads to tooth and bone loss, but studies shows that it also contributes its share towards heart diseases, osteoporosis, arthritis, diabetes, cancer, erectile dysfunction, respiratory diseases, complications in pregnancy. Hence, it is very important to get Gingivitis cured.
Soft tissue laser therapy is accepted generally everywhere in the world as a soft tissue treatment as well as treating all the periodontal ailments. It is a faster yet safer treatment and most of the patients do not report any postoperative pain. With no power cords, no foot pedal, no external controls, wireless diode laser is convenient to use even in small area. This feature enhances the portability of the dental laser equipments and its usability.
For sterilizing endodontic canals, tooth whitening, medicating periodontal disease, ideally a soft tissue laser can also be used. Due to the latest technology, portable soft tissue lasers are also available at affordable cost too. Laser is a perfect a surgical device, with exceptionally accurate, en sanguine slit. With this, it also desensitizes teeth. It has just begun its journey in oral hygiene with tremendous outcomes.