Did you know 50% of Adults in America have gum disease?

Did you know gum disease puts you at risk for Osteoporosis?

Did you know gum disease makes adults 2x more likely to have heart disease?


Have you been diagnosed with Gum disease and have been nervous about treatment? Here at Door Creek Dental, Dr. Kirkpatrick is certified in LANAP protocol.  LANAP protocol is used to treat gum disease with no cutting and no suturing.  The LANAP protocol uses a specific wavelength Perio Lase MVP-7 dental laser. This specific laser is meant to target bacteria deep in the pockets around your teeth.  Most patients typically report less pain and discomfort during and after the procedure, compared to traditional periodontal surgery


Dr. Kirkpatrick prefers LANAP treatment over traditional periodontal surgery due to:

  •             Faster Healing- LANAP is minimally invasive
  •             Less Discomfort
  •             Minimal recovery time
  •             Little to no gum recession
  •             Reduction in Gum inflammation and bleeding
  •             Decreases chances of losing teeth


Call us today for a consult with Dr. Kirkpatrick to see if LANAP is right for you!