Skipping Drillings & Fillings: UNLV Dentist Finds Better Ways to Treat Kids

Two dentists working on a patient
Aug. 21, 2018

The American Academy of Pediatrics considers early childhood cavities to be the number one chronic disease of childhood. Practicing dentist and UNLV professor Edward Lynch has been researching innovative, inexpensive, and – most importantly – less painful ways to restore children’s help. One treatment he’s patented uses ozone to eliminate causes of dental disease. Lynch and his students are exploring other promising approaches.