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Introduction to Laser in Dentistry

course code : ild 001

course hours : 18 hours

PREREQUISITE : N/A

Course Description

This course will take the clinician through the wonderful world of dental lasers. It is intended to provide clinicians with the basics of laser science, tissue interactions, and safety as well as to show the different clinical procedures utilizing laser.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the participant will be able to:

  • Exhibit knowledge of the scientific and clinical principles of lasers in dentistry
  • Learn basic concepts of laser physics and segmentation of wavelengths
  • Grasp the nature of light, the light spectrum and laser wavelengths
  • Understand the basic elements of laser - tissue interaction
  • Become familiar with different types of laser used in dentistry
  • Acquire a thorough knowledge of laser set up delivery system and power settings
  • Acquire a thorough knowledge of laser applications used in dental soft tissue management
  • Grasp a thorough knowledge of laser applications used in dental hard tissue management
  • Become familiar with laser use protocols
  • Practice laser safety and infection control in the dental practice

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