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Preventative Dentistry Using Lasers

Highly sensitive

The patented laser fluorescence method of KaVo DIAGNOdent works on the basis of the differing fluorescence between healthy dental substance and diseased dental substance. KaVo DIAGNOdent detects even the smallest lesions; using a number scale and an audible alert - it’s reliable and doesn't expose you to radiation. And there’s no probing, no scraping and no damage to healthy dental substance.

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Clinical view if hidden caries

Histological View

Clinical View (a) of hidden caries.  Histological View (b) of hidden caries. The histological section indicates the presence of dentine caries despite the occlusal surface enamel appearing intact to the eye.

Fissues probed

Kavo Diagnodent Laser

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Fissures usually cannot be probed with conventional instruments        

The KaVo DIAGNOdent laser penetrates almost 2mm into the fissures and reliably detects pathological changes.

KaVo DIAGNOdent Characteristics

The best thing for you: - a thorough yet gentle treatment that is non-invasive and preserves teeth.

•          Unerring early caries detection

•          Modern exploration without scratching or damaging the healthy tooth structure

•          Pain-free

•          Minimally invasive treatment

•          Long-term satisfaction with your own teeth

 

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