For the treatment of supra and subgingival calculus and granulation tissue. A typical periodontitis treatment consists of 45 minutes treatment and 15 minutes for journal tasks and preparation for the next patient.
Using hand instruments for scaling can take up to 40 minutes but using the Wærhaug bur first, reduces the time to 15-20 minutes, leaving more time with the patient educating:
- Oral hygiene and adjusting techniques
- Establishing motivation for change in oral hygiene
- Leads to efficient gains in the treatment of periodontitis