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Laser into Dentistry

Incorporating Laser Dentistry into Your Practice

Presented by Dr. Ana Cecilia Aranha

This presentation will describe laser interaction with tissue and the choice of the wavelength based on the absorption of the tissue. Also, basic understanding on soft-tissue diode laser usage, its application and advantages are presented.

Course objectives

  • Introduce knowledge of the various applications of low and high-power lasers in dentistry
  • Update the theoretical knowledge, showing the advantages and benefits of using this technology in day-to-day clinical care
  • Provide basic information on the mechanisms of action and interaction with different tissues
  • Indications will be presented