Millennium Dental Technologies showcases periodontitis treatment at GNYDM

Nov. 25, 2013

Periodontal patient suffering may someday be a thing of the past due to a radically more effective, less invasive way to treat moderate to severe periodontitis — the LANAP protocol. A groundbreaking topic planned for multiple discussions at the Greater New York Dental Meeting (GNYDM) on December 2 and 3, 2013, Millennium Dental Technologies, developer of the FDA-cleared LANAP protocol and the manufacturer of the PerioLase MVP-7 digital dental laser, will offer dental professionals rich educational resources via multiple speakers, live demonstrations and hands-on workshops. With a mission to change the standard of care in gum disease treatment, Millennium Dental Technologies is improving the odds — and changing the industry — one periodontal patient at a time.

Gone are the days of scalpels and sutures in gum disease treatment. The LANAP protocol is a patient-friendly, tissue-sparing, laser periodontitis surgery, resulting in scientifically proven regenerative outcomes. Patients experience significantly less post-operative pain, require fewer treatment sessions, and enjoy quicker recovery times and lasting results.

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“No matter what medical field you’re in, the goal is always to achieve better patient outcomes — and periodontal dentistry is no exception,” explained Robert H. Gregg II, DDS, president and co-founder of Millennium Dental Technologies. “With the LANAP protocol, the level of improvement for the patient is so life-changing, all clinicians should embrace and offer the treatment option to their periodontitis patients.”

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Dental professionals will have following opportunities to learn more about the LANAP protocol at GNYDM from December 2-3, 2013:

· Catch Marc Nevins, DMD, MMSc on Monday, December 2 from 2 to 5 p.m. for an informative lecture on the LANAP protocol (Course 4440/Tuition: $140). Register here:

· Don’t miss a live patient demonstration of the LANAP treatment on Tuesday, December 3 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This must-see event features Charles Braga, DMD, MMSc performing the laser-based periodontal treatment. (Course 5040/Tuition: FREE). More here:

· Also, learn about the LAPIP protocol — or Laser-Mediated Periodontal Therapy — via a hands-on workshop led by Charles Braga, DMD, MMSc, on Tuesday, December 3 from 2 to 5 p.m. (Course 5570/Tuition: $295). More here:

Millennium Dental Technologies also invites dental professionals to stop by Exhibit #4033 to speak one-on-one with company representatives.

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