The general well-being of the individual is
directly associated with oral health. Presently most
patients are getting more resistant to antibiotics, and
ozone has emerged as an adjunct treatment modality in
dentistry. Ozone therapy is non-traumatic, painless, and
noninvasive, increasing the patient’s acceptability.
Ozone could be a sort of oxygen, composed of three
oxygen atoms that act as an antioxidant which has an
efficient role in the management of oral diseases. Ozone
therapy has proven to be more effective than
conventional modalities in various aspects of dentistry.
This review article aims to highlight the role of ozone in
the treatment of certain conditions in the oral cavity and
its possible clinical applications in the future.
Ozone, Ozone therapy, gingivitis, periodontitis