American Academy of Periodontology


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American Academy of Periodontology (AAP),

n.pr a nonprofit professional association of dental professionals specializing in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases affecting the periodontium and in the placement and maintenance of dental implants.
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The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) represents over 8,000 periodontists--specialists in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of inflammatory diseases affecting the gums and supporting structures of the teeth, and in the placement of dental implants.
Pregnancy: The American Academy of Periodontology reports that pregnant women with periodontal disease are at an increased risk for preterm births and low-birth-weight babies.
According to the American Academy of Periodontology, at least half of Americans over age 55 have periodontal disease.
said at a conference sponsored by the American Academy of Periodontology.
WASHINGTON -- The evidence linking periodontal disease and cardiovascular disease is strong enough that the risk should be discussed with patients who have gum disease, several speakers agreed at a conference sponsored by the American Academy of Periodontology.
About 60 percent of people in the United States over age 12 have some gum disease, according to the American Academy of Periodontology.
You can get more information and referrals from the American Academy of Periodontology (send a self-addressed stamped envelope to 737 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 800, Department B, Chicago, Illinois 60611; or call 312-573-3240) or the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (9700 West Bryn Mawr Avenue, Rosemont, Illinois 60018, or telephone 800-467-5268).
Wolfe & Company, announced that The American Academy of Periodontology has leased 14,526 square feet at Olympia Centre, 737 North Michigan Avenue for a term of 10 years.
SAN DIEGO -- September 14, 2016--The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) issued seven special recognitions to members for their contributions to the periodontics.
Research, Science and therapy committee, american academy of periodontology.
Official proceedings from the June 2014 American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) workshop on regenerative therapies for periodontal disease are available.

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