Tyler, TX (PRWEB) January 17, 2014
Dr. Loyd Dowd of Tyler Dental Care is announcing the arrival of laser gum surgery in Tyler, TX. The announcement is significant as Dr. Dowd is an experienced practitioner of several different kinds of gum disease treatment, most notably the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure, or LANAP. The procedure is billed as a “no cut, no sew, not fear” option for prospective patients who are seeking to have their gum disease treated in a manner that is less invasive than other available options.
LANAP is an innovative procedure that is significantly less invasive than other procedures available for gum disease treatment. The procedure does not have any need for the use of scalpels or sutures, and is considered to be a convenient alternative to other traditional treatment options. This procedure makes use of a Periolase MVP-7 laser, allowing doctors such as Dr. Dowd to treat patients in a much more comfortable and effective way.
The news that Dr. Dowd will begin offer this treatment should come as welcome news for individuals who are seeking laser gum surgery in Tyler, TX and the surrounding areas. Due to the preponderance of gum disease in adults, there is a significant need for gum disease treatment, especially when considering some of the various complications that can arise as a result of ignoring the treatment options available. Gum disease has been linked in numerous studies to an increased risk of stroke, heart disease, pancreatic cancer and low birth weight in babies. The risk associated with these complications can be greatly reduced through proper treatment of gum disease.
Dr. Dowd’s announcement of the availability of laser gum surgery in Tyler, TX and the surrounding areas is partly the result of Dr. Dowd’s desire to increase awareness of the potential complications caused by untreated gum disease. Individuals who wish to seek more information can contact Dr. Dowd’s office to schedule an appointment or consultation regarding laser gum surgery and other treatment options.
About the Doctor
Dr. Loyd Dowd is a general practice offering personalized dental care for patients in Tyler, TX. Dr. Dowd received his BSC Biology from the University of Texas at Arlington and his DDS from the University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston. He accomplished fellowships at the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and a Pharmacology fellowship at the University Of Texas Graduate School Of Biomedical Studies, M.D. Anderson Hospital of Cancer Research. Dr. Dowd is part of one percent of dental professionals providing the LANAP FDA cleared laser procedure for gum disease and periodontal treatment. To learn more about Dr. Dowd and his dental services visit his website at http://www.tylerdentalcare.com and call (903) 482-4755.