by Dr. John Y. Kwan The below pictures and corresponding video show a tooth with an enamel projection which has developed bone loss. In the video “Enamel Projection,” a Satelec diamond tip was made Magnetostrictive by the Tony Riso Co. and is used to remove the projection and clean into the furcation.
As the above picture demonstrates, the enamel projection has been removed and the furcation is now clean and clearly defined post instrumentation.
Prior to the Perioscopy System, this area would have required surgical intervention to view and treat.
The below Enamel Projection video may be viewed at:
By Dr. Robert Gottlieb and Suzanne Newkirk, RDH The below pictures and corresponding video show an enamel pearl found on a molar tooth that developed a periodontal infection with a 6mm pocket depth. With Perioscopy, the doctor removed the enamel pearl quickly and efficiently with no post treatment discomfort or downtime for the patient.
Enamel pearl MB #3 pre treatment
3 months post treatment pocket is now 3mm
To view the video “Enameloplasty visualized with the Perioscope”, go to: