Case Reports – Diode Lasers
Dr. Frank Yung, Toronto, Canada
This treatment can be performed by these elexxion Dental Lasers:
Root channel desinfection with laser light
Why laser light is so successful in endodontics
The aim of endodontic treatment is the permanent elimination of germs in the root canal and in the dentinal tubules. The Spülflüssigkieiten used here have only a limited depth of penetration into the Tubuli.Laserlicht penetrates much deeper into the tubules and is thus much more efficient than any liquid. This corresponds to a correspondingly higher success rate.
Inserting the 200 μm fiber up to 1 mm before Apex …
… then activate laser (1 watt CW) and fiber …
… with a rotating movement …
… pull out of the channel again (2 mm / s). Repeat 1 x per channel.
Insert the 200 μm fiber up to 1 mm in front of Apex
… then activate laser (1 watt CW) and fiber with a circular …
… pull out the movement (2mm / s). Repeat 1 x per channel.