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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
46 years experience Dentistry
No : The LANAP procedure for treating periodontal or gum disease will not have any direct effect on your crown.
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Dr. Louis Galiano
39 years experience Periodontics
It should not: It is possible that your gum tissue can recede after LANAP. This could result in exposure of the crown margin. It may cause an aesthetic problem. It s ... Read More

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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
Usually hopeless: You really should discuss this with your own dentist. However, when bone is lost between the root of a multi-rooted tooth, one does not have enough ... Read More
Dr. John DeWolf
40 years experience Dentistry
Crotch: A furcation is the area of a multi-rooted tooth where the root anatomy blends into the crown. When buried in healthy bone, this is just descriptive an ... Read More
Dr. Robert Schwan
Specializes in Cosmetic Dentistry
Furcation is ...: Furcation is the crotch of the tooth between two roots that should be covered by bone and gum tissue but is not in various stages of periodontal dise ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
LANAP Case selection: LANAP protocol results are much more predictable in terms of bone regeneration and tissue attachment. Laser treatment is a great option for many perio ... Read More
Dr. Daniel Wolter
30 years experience Dentistry
Could Work Well: LANAP can help your body to rebuild bone in many cases. The results can be amazing. However, the procedure is not completely predictable, and it's not ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Williams
46 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Waterpick -LANAP use: The purpose of lanap is to heal the periodontal pockets. Disruption of the clot formed by the laser is detrimental to long term healing. Therefore, th ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fernando Juliao
30 years experience Dentistry
I wouldn't..: You have gone through a very modern and expensive procedure. If your talking about e-cigs, some of them have additives and chemicals that i would not ... Read More
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
LANAP: Lanap is currently not used by all periodontists and in my personal opinion, the verdict is still out on its effectiveness as compared to conventional ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Birnbach
48 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Gum disease: Laser assisted new attachment procedure is considered the state of the art for treating periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is caused by bacteria ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sam Markzar
27 years experience Periodontics
VERY UNLIKELY!: Lanap is a laser assisted periodontal /gum surgery normally is geared towards removal of infected gum tissues around the neck of the teeth, ; only do ... Read More
A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. I. Jay Freedman
43 years experience Dentistry
Worthwhile!: There are numerous clinic studies that support the LANAP therapy to recreate periodontal attachment and many too periodontists who advocate this treat ... Read More
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