Ozone in Dentistry

WHAT IS OZONE?:

patient receiving ozone therapy treatment Ozone (O3) is a naturally occurring gas made up of three oxygen molecules. Ozone works to kill viruses, bacteria, fungus, and parasites all on contact by breaking down the cell walls of these micro-organisms.

HOW CAN OZONE HELP WITH MY DENTAL CARE?:

Ozone can be helpful in all aspects of dental care. Some examples of how ozone is beneficial in dental health are:
  • Treatment of periodontal disease (chronic gum and bone infection)
  • Natural disinfection of infected root canals
  • Arresting the progression of tooth decay
  • Conservative treatment for pediatric cases
  • Beyond dental benefits, ozone can be used to Treat sinus and ear infections or conditions

CAN I BE ALLERGIC TO OZONE?:

As ozone is simply an energized form of oxygen, it is impossible to be allergic to ozone.

HOW IS OZONE USED AT LAWRENCE DENTAL SOLUTIONS?

ozone molecules Lawrence Dental Solutions uses ozone in all of our water lines, as well as being able to provide the air form and topical form of ozone. Our office houses an ozone generator and allows us to provide:
  • Treatment of periodontal disease
  • Biological root canal treatment
  • Slowing of tooth decay
  • Treatment of sinus and ear infections
  • Treatment of chronic ear, nose, and throat health concerns.
  • Topical ozone and ozonated water for at home use