various types of periodontal therapy, such as soft tissue applications, tissue re-contouring, and for crown and bridge procedures. They are helpful in some endodontic procedures as well, and in uncovering partially erupted teeth. They can also be used in biopsy techniques. A CO2 laser is a time saver. It is faster than using a scalpel and is overall a much cleaner procedure. For more information on how lasers can be used in your dental procedures, contact the Community Dental Clinic at 802-888-7585 and schedule an appointment to discuss your options.