BIOLASE, Inc. is a provider of advanced laser systems for the dental industry. The Company develops, manufactures, markets and sells laser systems, which provides helps to dental practitioners and their patients. The Company’s systems allow dentists, periodontists, endodontists, pediatric dentists, oral surgeons and other dental specialists to perform a range of dental procedures, including cosmetic, restorative and complex surgical applications. It offers two categories of laser system products: Waterlase (all-tissue) systems and diode (soft tissue) systems. Its Waterlase brand uses a patented combination of water and laser energy and performs using drills, scalpels and other traditional dental instruments for cutting soft and hard tissue. It offers its diode laser systems to perform soft tissue, pain therapy and cosmetic procedures, including teeth whitening. It has approximately 301 issued and 38 pending United States and international patents.