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Laser Bacterial Reduction (LBR)

Updated: Nov 28, 2022

Laser Bacterial Reduction (LBR) enables us to destroy the bacteria that cause inflammation and periodontal disease. In other words, just by circling the teeth with the laser, we can drastically reduce the harmful bacteria that can compromise our dental and overall health.

Benefits of SRPs with laser (Laser Assisted Periodontal Therapy)

  • remove inflammatory factors

  • bacterial reduction within the pocket

  • debridement of diseased tissue

  • improve tissue health for periodontal maintenance

Why Laser Bacterial Reduction (LBR)?

  • more predictable outcomes

  • helps treat gingival disease

  • bacterial reduction

  • improved healing

  • decreased discomfort

  • offers optimum treatment results to patients

  • chemical free – no allergic reactions

  • safe while pregnant or nursing

  • stimulates new cell growth

  • speeds healing of tissue

Cold Sores Laser Treatment

A more effective way to treat cold sores is through laser therapy. Cold sores are most effectively treated before they develop a crust, so as soon as the sore begins to feel tingly or itchy. Laser treatment may prevent the cold sore from breaking out altogether or recurring in the future.

  • reduces inflammation and pain in the area

  • reduces viruses and bacteria related to the sores

  • speeds recovery and recurrence


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