Drs. Koshgerian and Shelton are trained with years of experience and are happy to introduce you to the highly beneficial process of platelet-rich plasma used for healing wounds. This process utilizes the most advanced technology that we have available in our offices, which enables us to extract as little as 55 cc of blood, separate the platelets from the blood, and apply these platelets to the surgical site, all in the comfort of our welcoming practice.
Platelet-rich plasma has been used in hospital environments for decades and is now able to be utilized in the world of dentistry. Your blood naturally contains growth factors that aid in the healing process. By extracting these factors from a sample of your own blood and applying it directly to the surgical site, it accelerates the healing process in a natural and cost-effective way.
Platelet-rich plasma offers a variety of benefits, including the following:
At both of our offices in San Diego, CA, our patients’ safety and level of comfort are our top priorities. We use the most advanced oral surgery techniques and technologies available today to ensure you receive the optimal care you deserve with reduced healing time and exceptional results. If you’d like to learn more information about how our practice utilizes platelet-rich plasma and other advanced technologies our oral surgeons use, feel free to contact one of our offices for more information.