periodontists

Why hygienists should be familiar with periodontal plastic surgery techniques
Why hygienists should be familiar with periodontal plastic surgery techniquesFrom fixing gummy smiles to concerns about gum recession, more dental patients are requesting periodontal plastic surgery for esthetic and functional purposes.
American Academy of Periodontology to hold 104th annual meeting in Vancouver
American Academy of Periodontology to hold 104th annual meeting in VancouverThis year's meeting will feature 45 courses and more than 30 new speakers.
8 new technologies in periodontology
8 new technologies in periodontologyThe future of digital dentistry is looking bright thanks to these technologies.
Using diluted sodium hypochlorite to supplement periodontal self-care
Using diluted sodium hypochlorite to supplement periodontal self-careExploring the effects of rinsing with diluted sodium hypochlorite in patients with chronic periodontitis.
Treating periodontal disease with Perio Protect
Treating periodontal disease with Perio ProtectCatapult Education members evaluate this gum disease treatment device.
Is professional subgingival oral irrigation necessary?
Is professional subgingival oral irrigation necessary?Using evidence-based research to explore whether this procedure is beneficial to patients.
PDT releases the Slade Blade
PDT releases the Slade BladeThe Slade Blade reportedly allows for more efficient removal of granulation tissue in post-extraction sockets
4 benefits of using gingival inflammation code D4346Using this code can enhance your patient care as well as boost your practice's bottom line.
AAP publishes proceedings from best evidence consensus meeting on CBCT
AAP publishes proceedings from best evidence consensus meeting on CBCTThe proceedings will appear in the October issue of the Journal of Periodontology.
A gentler way to treat gum disease using laser surgery
A gentler way to treat gum disease using laser surgeryHow the LANAP protocol aids in treating gum disease and reducing patients’ risk for developing other harmful diseases.