SIROLaser now available for sale

Jan. 30, 2006
Diode laser from Sirona Dental Systems caters to a broad spectrum of applications in endodontics, periodontics and oral surgery.

CHARLOTTE, NC — Sirona Dental Systems, the world's only full-line dental equipment manufacturer, has announced that it received the FDA's 510K approval to sell its' SIROLaser in the USA.

The new SIROLaser diode laser from Sirona Dental Systems, LLC caters to a broad spectrum of applications in endodontics, periodontics and oral surgery. It is compact, easy to use and offers outstanding value for money.

Thanks to its compact dimensions (7.5" L x 3.4" W x 2.1" W) and low weight (just under 1 lb.) the SIROLaser can be placed directly on the dentist element and easily integrated into treatment workflow.

The SIROLaser operates at a wavelength of 980 nanometers and has a power output ranging from 0.5 to 7 watts.

The easy to use control menu makes it very simple to set the treatment parameters. The most frequently used clinical applications have already been preset. To activate the SIROLaser the operator can either use the foot control or the finger switch found on the ergonomically shaped handpiece.

The SIROLaser is the ideal addition for conventional root canal treatment. The SIROLaser can support the dentist with its programs.

Pulpotomy as adjunct to root canal therapy.

Furthermore the SIROLaser can be used to form gingiva as well as for coagulation of granulation tissue. The SIROLaser is also ideal for the use of frenectomies, gingivectomy, sulcular debridment, treatment of apthous ulcers, and operculectomies.

The SIROLaser comes with both continuous and pulse modes offering the utmost in treatment flexibility. The laser package includes protective goggles for the operator, assistant and patient. Patient information material is also supplied and communicates the benefits of laser therapy to the patients.

This is especially important given the fact that most patients have to pay privately for laser treatment. The SIROLaser is also affordably priced offering an economic benefit to the dentist. The SIROLaser sets new standards in diode laser dentistry.

For more details about this program, please contact Sirona at (800) 659-5977.