Heralding a new era in dentistry, ozone therapy has been established as a safe and effective method for preventing and treating dental caries. Unlike conventional methods, which are highly invasive, this novel treatment approach promotes caries reversal and the remineralization of teeth without damaging their structure. Ozone’s long history as a subject of research and an effective medical tool is well documented in this full-color book. Its 27 chapters explain ozone’s antimicrobial mechanisms, present evidence-based research on its clinical dental and oral applications, and describe techniques for implementing its use in dental practice. All modern dental practitioners should educate themselves about this exciting new approach to preventive and restorative dentistry, which is being embraced by clinicians and patients alike.
300 pp; 307 illus (mostly color)