CERRITOS, Calif., July 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dentistry Today's Readers have recognized the PerioLase MVP-7 as one of the top 100 products in 2016. The 30th annual award showcases what is new and innovative in dentistry.
"We're honored to have been recognized by our colleagues and peers," comments Robert H. Gregg II, DDS, founder of Millennium Dental Technologies (MDT). "This award follows MDT's receipt of a completely new, novel, pioneering FDA clearance for True Regeneration using the PerioLase MVP-7 based on completely new scientific evidence and clinical performance data."
The pioneering FDA clearance states: Periodontal regeneration - true regeneration of the attachment apparatus (new cementum, new periodontal ligament, and new alveolar bone) on a previously diseased root surface when used specifically in the LANAP® Protocol. 510(k) 151763
The PerioLase MVP-7 is the only dental laser specifically designed for the LANAP protocol. The unique wavelength targets and destroys the bacteria causing gum disease during a minimally-invasive, highly effective treatment proven to re-grow bone.
"What's really special about being chosen for this award is it reflects the votes of general dentists and specialists as to the products they see as innovative and game changes," remarks Dawn M. Gregg, DDS, MDT Vice President and Training Director. "Over 2,000 of our colleagues are helping patients reverse advanced gum disease with the LANAP protocol. The growing interest from the dental community in minimally invasive, tissue-sparing, fiber-optic delivered, and patented laser protocol is matched by patients demanding less invasive treatment options."
For additional information on the LANAP protocol visit: http://www.LANAP.com.
ABOUT MILLENNIUM DENTAL TECHNOLOGIES INC.: Headquartered in Cerritos, Calif., Millennium Dental Technologies, Inc., is the developer of the LANAP® protocol for the regeneration of periodontal tissues destroyed by gum disease, and the manufacturer of the PerioLase® MVP-7™, the world's first pulsed Nd:YAG digital dental laser. By providing a patient and doctor friendly experience with virtually no pain, bleeding, or post procedure infection, MDT's FDA-cleared and patented LANAP® / LAR™ protocol removes the fear from gum disease treatment, offering a vastly less painful and less invasive, full-mouth regenerative treatment alternative to conventional scalpel/suture flap surgery. Established in 1994, the company's founding clinician Robert H. Gregg II DDS, and wife Dawn M. Gregg DDS, continue to operate the company with the founding vision: "The Patient Comes First." For more information, visit www.lanap.com.
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