periodontal surgery

periodontal surgery, (per´ēōdon´təl),

n an operative procedure used to treat disease or repair abnormalities in the periodontium and associated teeth. See also surgery.
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Services Specifically Excluded From This Agreement Are Orthodontia, Specialist Referrals, Periodontal Surgery And In Hospital Care.
Ragsdale has undergone training in periodontal surgery, dental implantology, laser dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, sedation dentistry, and full reconstructive and rehabilitative dental care.
15) If the attachment loss of the animal's gingiva is more than half of the root support, periodontal surgery or extraction is indicated.
And I only knew what a periodontist was because my husband had periodontal surgery a couple of times, returning home with pain pills and something that looked like Silly Putty plastered across his gums.
Farnoosh specializes in dental implants, laser periodontal surgery, gum and bone grafting and his novel gum bleaching approach for treatment of dark and discolored gums and his lip-lowering treatment for a gummy smile.
Among the topics are maxillary sinus grafting for implant insertion, alveolar bi-directional distraction, implants in congenital missing teeth, periodontal surgery related to alveolar bone reconstruction for implant insertion, musocal and gingival tissue engineering, and the current status of tooth regeneration.
However, during periodontal surgery, frontalis muscle EMG activity may be extremely high and not filtered out, causing an artifact-induced high PSI.
Once periodontal surgery is done, if not performed on highly compliant patients, it usually returns and additional surgeries are required; but they rarely ever cure the disease.
At a later stage, periodontal therapy was carried out, including oral hygiene procedures with the help of clorhexidine, scaling and root planing, and if necessary, periodontal surgery.
In this color illustrated guide, Bateman (School of Dentistry, University of Birmingham, UK) explains and illustrates basic principles and procedures of periodontal surgery and post-surgical care.
In periodontal surgery it has been used in gingival grafting, crown lengthening and periodontal regeneration.

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