Advanced Technology St. Johns, MI
Advanced Dentistry Means Safer and More Efficient Healthcare for You and Your Familyschedule consultation
The Future is Now!
Technology is fast becoming a huge part of our everyday lives. This surge in technological advancements has reached into our doctor’s offices as well. It is very important that your dentist stays apprised with the latest technologies to provide safer and more accurate treatment to you and your family. Using lasers and digital scanning to treat your oral health problems is not a thing of the future. It is available now and Dr. Gentner provides advanced dentistry to our patients every day.
Benefits From Advanced Dentistry Procedures
CEREC Digital Impressions
CEREC allows us to restore your damaged teeth without the waiting of traditional restorations. CEREC crowns are created in our office in a matter of hours, using a metal-free milling technique. CEREC restorations are made uniquely for you using state-of-the-art dentistry. No more messy goop! Digital scans create a 3-D computer model of your teeth. We use it for implant crowns, Bite Guards, occlusal splints, Smile and Bite Analysis.
The iLase™ features Biolase’s unique ComfortPulse™ mode of operation. It allows the clinician to deliver laser energyin veryshort pulses. The result isreduced patient discomfort and a reduced need for anesthetic.
Epic X Laser
EPIC™ cuts soft tissue cleaner, with more hemostasis and supreme patient comfort. Take advantage of other capabilities including relief of lesions (aphthous ulcers, herpetic lesions) as well as performing “pocket therapy” using single-use disposable Perio tips. It is used as pain therapy for TMJ and post operative pain.
ZOOM! Laser Whitening
Philips Zoom professional whitening is a fast, effective and safe way to whiten your teeth. Your dental professional will either apply the treatment for you, or fit you with a customized trays so you can do the treatment at home. Results from professional treatments can be immediate (up to 8 shades whiter in 45 minutes), and because a dental professional is involved, the process is safe, reliable and hassle free.
Epic Laser Whitening
EPIC™ is an ideal teeth-whitening solution for progressive offices wanting to expand their cosmetic treatment menu. Studies have shown that EPIC™ can perform a full-mouth, in-office whitening procedure with an average of 4-6 shades in only 20 minutes of treatment time.
Dental x-rays have become a breeze with digital scanning. You no longer have to wait for old-fashioned film to be developed or mounted. We take and display digital dental x-rays on a computer screen right next to you for easier and timelier diagnosis.
A wand-like digital camera, only slightly larger than a pen, takes pictures in the darkest and most hard-to-reach areas of your mouth so you can see exactly what Dr. Gentner sees.
SoproLife® Cavity Detection
Fluorescence technology detects diseased areas of your teeth that are often unseen by eyes or even dental x-rays.
Dr. Gentner detects oral cancer in its earliest stages with fluorescence technology.
Protect and strengthen your teeth at any age with remineralizing technology.
Prevent periodontal disease before it begins!
A brilliant new approach to discovering caries and cracks. CariVu™ is a compact, portable caries detection device that uses patented transillumination technology to support the identification of occlusal, interproximal and recurrent carious lesions and cracks.