Acta Scientific Dental Sciences (ASDS)(ISSN: 2581-4893)

Case Report Volume 5 Issue 11

The Adjunctive Use of the Er:YAG 2940 nm and Diode 980 nm Lasers in Guided Bone Regeneration: A Case Report

Bilel Maraoui1* and Steven Parker2

1Department of Surgical Sciences and integrated Diagnostics, University of Genoa, Italy
2Leicester School of Pharmacy, De Montfort University, Leicester, United Kingdom

*Corresponding Author: Bilel Maraoui, Department of Surgical Sciences and integrated Diagnostics, University of Genoa, Italy.

Received: September 20, 2021; Published: October 14, 2021



Background: The adjunctive use of laser devices in dentistry is considered as a great advantage to obtain optimal results including in guided bone regeneration (GBR) procedures. The aim of this case report is to present the benefits in using Er:YAG laser and a 980 nm Diode laser in management of osseous defect by GBR.

Methods: The Er:YAG is used to prepare a sinus lift by crestal approach and to uncover the implants for impression and final restoration, a flattop handpiece connected to a 980 nm diode laser was used for PBMT for bone regeneration.

Result: The use of laser devices had improved the regeneration process and shortened the time for treatment.

Conclusion: Er:YAG laser and PBMT are beneficial during the bone regeneration process.

Keywords: Bone Regeneration; Dentistry; Diode; Erbium YAG; Laser; Implant Restoration; Sinus Lift



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Citation: Bilel Maraoui and Steven Parker. “The Adjunctive Use of the Er:YAG 2940 nm and Diode 980 nm Lasers in Guided Bone Regeneration: A Case Report”. Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 5.11 (2021):.


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