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Denta Form Dental Clinic, Turkey
Keynote: J Dent and Oral Res
With every passing year, lasers in Dentistry are becoming more popular so as cosmetic dentistry. Changing smiles and making extreme differences in our patients├ó┬?┬? mouth are both difficult and time consuming procedures unless you have a suitable laser to improve the results and the comfort of the patients. Some of the procedures especially on soft tissues are really time-consuming with conventional surgeries. Also the results sometimes are not that satisfying. Treatments like gingivoplasty, frenectomy or crown lengthening can be done with suitable Lasers in a shorter time and almost without losing even a day to continue to your next step treatment. Orthodontic treatments are certainly the most important part of the minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry. Especially with the use of the lasers during and after the treatments, we can obtain a true esthetic. Every day in our practice we deal with patients who are in need of prosthetic treatments. With the improvements of the CAD-CAM systems like CEREC we can have great results. But if we involve our suitable lasers before, during and after the treatments there is almost nothing that we cannot change in the esthetic of the patients. Like gingival recontouring without waiting for the healing, etching of both tooth and the porcelain restoration for the bonded veneers and crowns or even the removal of the full ceramic restorations within seconds and without causing any harm to the restoration. Whatever we do with our lasers will surely surprise our patients but think about giving them a new smile in minimal invasive way with a great comfort.
Nüket Berk is President of the Turkish Society of Laser Dentistry (TURSOLA), she is graduated from Ankara Hacettepe University Faculty of Dentistry in 1978. She went on to complete her PhD in Orthodontics in 1983 and her Mastership in Laser Dentistry in 2004 at Vienna University. She started as a private Orthodontist at her own practice in 1983. In 1995 she opened a multidisciplinary clinic, Denta Form in Ankara. Working with lasers since 2000, she lectures on the subject in Germany, USA, Belgium, Greece, Spain, Taiwan, England, Austria, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Poland, UAE, Turkey and has published many clinical articles about laser assisted Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry. She works in her own private dental clinic (Denta Form) as the Founder, an Orthodontist, Cosmetic Dentist, and Laser Dentist. She also works as an Orthodontist in Abu Dhabi, UAE in different dental clinics.