The adjunct effectiveness of diode laser gingivectomy in maintaining periodontal health during orthodontic treatment.

@article{To2013TheAE,
  title={The adjunct effectiveness of diode laser gingivectomy in maintaining periodontal health during orthodontic treatment.},
  author={Tony N F To and A. Bakr M. Rabie and Ricky Wing Kit Wong and Colman Patrick Joseph McGrath},
  journal={The Angle orthodontist},
  year={2013},
  volume={83 1},
  pages={43-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effectiveness of diode laser gingivectomy as an adjunct to nonsurgical periodontal treatment in the management of periodontal health among patients receiving fixed orthodontic appliance therapy (FOAT). MATERIALS AND METHODS Thirty patients undergoing FOAT with gingival enlargement were block randomized into two treatment groups… CONTINUE READING