Gum Disease Stages

Electric Hand Pieces

When most patients associate a sound with a dental office, they usually think of the “whiney” hand-held drills that dentists use during many procedures.  Many patients report a strong fear in reaction to the whiney sound of the dental drill.  And, not only are they loud, these air-powered hand pieces (drills) all have a degree of non-concentricity, meaning that they do not rotate perfectly smoothly.  This lack of precision can make achieving beautiful results challenging.

Our office uses electric hand pieces that rotate far more smoothly, resulting in extremely precise dental work.  The electric hand pieces also produce less vibration, allowing the doctor to be far more precise.  And, not only will the results of your treatment be noticeably better, the electric hand pieces are also virtually silent.  Without the whine of the dental drill, you’ll be able to relax throughout your treatment.

The combination of less noise and less vibration ensures that your dental work will be done with a precision never before achieved using a traditional dental hand piece.

Dr. Thomas R. Dickson and Dr. Lester W. Cannon, general dentists in Midvale, Utah, treat patients from Midvale, UT; Millcreek, UT; and Sandy, UT as well as the surrounding areas. Dr. Dickson and Dr. Cannon provide advanced dental treatments including the LANAP Laser Treatment for gum disease, dental implants, All-on-4, root canals, sedation, and orthodontics. Call (801) 784-1999 to schedule your appointment or click here to request an appointment online.

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