Laser is a light source with various wavelengths which grants it therapeutic properties. It presents anti-inflammatory, analgesic and biostimulant actions. We must consider the laser an indispensable therapeutic aid to the dental office. In general, therapeutic laser is highly recommended and can be used as the main treatment or as a supporting aid in other treatments, regardless if it is required a specific or general result in a treatment.
It can be applied to relieve pain and sensitivity, reduce swelling, facial paralysis, herpes, mouth ulcer, alveolitis, periodontitis, among other indications.