Laser dentistry is a fast and effective method that uses heat and light to perform a wide variety of dental procedures. Most importantly, laser dentistry is virtually pain-free! A laser dental treatment works by honing an intense beam of light energy to perform precise dental procedures.
Caries traditionally has been primarily treated by removing using a rotating bur and restoring the produced hole with a suitable restorative material.
Dental Lasers Can Remove Old White Fillings ?
Dental lasers can be used to remove old white fillings, often with no need for anesthesia. Sometimes dental lasers are used in conjunction with a dental drill, with the drill doing the heavy lifting (drilling) and the laser finishing the job of removing the filling.