• “Advancing Dentistry Through Laser Periodontics”

  • Sam Low, DDS

  • April 13 2022

  • 6:00 pm – 9:-00 PM

  • 3 CE Credit hours

“Advancing Dentistry Through Laser Periodontics”

All current dental laser wavelengths have some applicability to managing the periodontal and implant patient. This seminar appeals to both the current laser user and the new clinical presently considering adding a laser to their armamentarium. Utilizing objective science and clinical cases, the wavelength will be matched with it respective effect on the periodontal/implant target tissues for managing periodontitis to implantitis. We include marketing for case acceptance, ADA coding and post-op management.

• Differentiate the five most popular laser wavelengths as to their positive effect on the periodontium and implant pathology as to both non surgical and surgical applications including dental hygiene.

• Consider laser action on the periodontal environment for bacterial reduction to bio stimulation and accelerated wound healing and analyze current laser protocols to their level of benefit.

• Develop scripting for the successful laser case presentation.

• Understand ADA coding and it applicability to current laser procedures.

• Maximize the benefit of laser post operative patient positive related outcomes to marketing.

This presentation is graciously co-sponsored by

Biolase, Inc.

Sam Low, DDS

Professor Emeritus, University of Florida, College of Dentistry; Advisor Member of Pankey Institute. He is a past President of the American Academy of Periodontology. He is a current officer of the Academy of Laser Dentistry. Dr. Low provides periodontists, dentists, and dental hygienists with the tools for successfully managing the periodontal patient. He was selected “Dentist of the Year” by the Florida Dental Association, Distinguished Alumnus by the University of Texas Dental School, and the Gordon Christensen Lecturer Recognition Award. He is a Past President of the Florida Dental Association and past ADA Trustee.