LANAP (Laser-Assisted New Attachment Procedure) protocol for the treatment of gum disease uses a specific dental laser, Nd: YAG.
Over 80% of adults suffer from some degree of gum disease everywhere. Yet only 60% know they have it.
Only a few will accept treatment while others will not, the reason behind that is fear (fear of conventional/traditional flap surgery- treatment involves opening the flap with a scalpel blade, cleaning the roots and tooth, and again closing the flap with sutures).
To avoid this, here comes a minimally invasive gum disease treatment, the LANAP protocol