How Millennium Smiles Uses PRP In Extraction Sites

Dr. Dunia Korous received her undergraduate degree in Neuroscience from the University of Texas at Dallas with Honors Distinction. Her enthusiasm and love for the art and sciences continued at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio where she obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery with Distinction in Dental Education. Due to her passion for learning and strong desire to advance in her profession, Dr. Korous has obtained many certifications in areas of Cosmetic Dentistry, as well as Implant Dentistry, sleep and airway, and TMJ. She has obtained her Fellowship in the International Congress of Oral Implantology and is currently working on receiving her Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry and American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Haute Beauty expert Dr. Dunia Korous explains how PRP, Platelet-Rich Plasma, is used in extraction sites to prevent infection and healing.

PRPPhoto Credit: ShutterstockAt Millennium Smiles, they offer PRP, Platelet-Rich Plasma, for the following reasons:

• To preserve the socket after extraction

• Promote healing

• Prevent infection

• Stimulate bone growth

• Prevention of Dry Socket

 

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This process is done to preserve the bone for future implant placements, a bridge, and better retention of a partial or full denture. Millennium Smiles stays up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry to increase your optimal health.