How Does Medical Grade Ozone Work?
To become stable again, the molecule has to lose that extra atom, and it does. But one atom of oxygen can’t exist on its own, so it attaches to other things, including pathogens. This interferes with bacteria’s, viruses’, and fungi’s ability to function, allowing them to be excreted through the normal channels of elimination.
Ozone has also proven to stimulate oxygen uptake, improve circulation, increase antioxidant protection, stimulate the mitochondria to produce more energy, and decrease chronic inflammation.
How Is Ozone Used in Dentistry?
Ozone gas can be used to treat surface decay and all stages of gum disease. It can treat cavitations (areas of dead and decaying flesh hidden by healthy-looking gum tissue, often caused by tooth sockets not being cleaned thoroughly after extractions). It can treat TMJ pain.
Best of all, ozone has very few side effects and can be used safely by most people.