When the gum is inflamed, the supporting tissue and bone is affected, thus forming pockets around the teeth. When the gum problem is attended immediately, these pockets becomes deeper, providing space for bacteria to live. As the bacteria multiplies, they will accumulate and continuously advance under the gum tissue.
The benefit of using laser (ilase) in treating gum pockets or periodontal pockets is much less invasive than many other procedures. It provides revolutionary and painless option to kill harmful oral bacteria. In periodontal laser treatment, appropriate use different wavelengths and power levels will be followed to prevent damage of periodontal tissues. It also helps in regeneration of bone and ligament tissue and reduce anxiety in patients uncomfortable with needles.