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Laser Treatment in Dentistry to: expose partially erupted wisdom teeth manage gum tissue during impression for crowns remove overgrown tissue caused by certain medication perform biopsy procedures reduce and heal inflamed gum tissue speed up tooth whitening procedures replace the need to use drill or anesthesia in some procedures reduce bacteria in diseased gum tissue, tooth cavities and root canals control...
Sports and Dental Injuries in Children. Dental injury in sports is a commonly encountered issue for both children and adults. All sports carry a risk for injury while contact sports carry the highest risks for dental related injuries. Parents who actively enroll their children in sports must be aware of the potential risks for dental injury in order to make the necessary measures to minimize them.
Narcotic Pain Medication in Dentistry . Dr. Karnakova speaks about narcotic pain medications and discusses various medications and their addictive qualities.
Dr. Kopel speaks about the prescribing antibiotics prior to dental procedures. Many years ago patients were routinely prescribed antibiotics to take before dental procedures if they had mild heart conditions. Antibiotics were taken several days before and after dental procedures in these patients.