We strive to offer our patients advanced treatment options and a comfortable experience at the office. In order to accomplish this, we implement technology into our treatment and diagnostic procedures. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at some of the technologies our office uses to help patients maintain healthy, beautiful smiles!
Frequently Asked Questions About the Advanced Technology Used in Our Office
Question: Is the office energy efficient?
Answer: Yes! We strive for energy efficiency, which is why we use solar energy and geothermal energy to help power our tools and office.
Question: Do you employ digital x-rays?
Answer: We do! They don’t require harsh chemicals to develop and use 80% less radiation than traditional x-rays. In addition, they can provide clear and detailed images of your smile instantly. We can then walk you through the diagnosis chairside and carefully explain what we discover and what treatments your smile may benefit from.
Question: Does your team offer laser dentistry?
Answer: Yes! We can use the LANAP® procedure to remove infected gum tissue or reshape the gum line, improving the esthetics of your smile and also successfully managing gum disease. The lasers require little to no anesthesia can reduce the risk of infection and bleeding following treatment. They also promote a faster healing time and allow the dentist to address gum issues with precision and accuracy.
Question: How do intraoral cameras help?
Answer: Using a small digital camera at the end of a wand, an intraoral camera can allow us to take detailed digital images of your teeth and gums comfortably in a matter of minutes. This can help with the diagnostic process!
Do You Have Questions About Our Technology?
We employ advanced technology to improve the health and beauty of our patients’ smiles. At Independence Family and Cosmetic Dentistry, we can ensure you enjoy a comfortable visit and quality treatment. We proudly offer our services to individuals from Independence, Lee’s Summit, Blue Springs, Kansas City, Grain Valley, Liberty, and surrounding areas. To schedule an appointment, or to learn more about us, call our dental office in Independence, MO, today at 816-350-0808.