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The predicted increase of numbers of dental hygiene graduates through 2020, and the fact that most of them will be employed by general dentists, further increases competition between general dentists and periodontists for the periodontal service market.
As we progress into the twenty-first century, such learning methods will come to occupy an increasingly important role in training periodontists for microsurgery as it moves into the mainstream of periodontal therapy.
Most periodontists recommended calcium supplements and multivitamins For patients who are not getting adequate amounts from their diet.
You need periodontal surgery because your periodontist has determined that the tissues around your teeth are unhealthy and cannot be repaired with non-surgical treatment.
Periodontists are also dentistry's experts in the treatment of oral inflammation as well as the placement of dental implants, receiving three additional years of specialized training following dental school.
compiles 16 chapters on the restoration of endodontically treated teeth, for general dentists, prosthodontists, endodontists, periodontists, oral surgeons, and graduate dental students.
Cardiologists are now examining a patient's mouth, and periodontists may begin asking questions about heart health and family history of heart disease.
announced that Henry Schein Practice Solutions will include AutoRemind[TM], an automated patient reminder system from mBox, in Henry Schein's practice management systems for oral surgeons, endodontists, periodontists and large group practice organizations.
Therefore, the purpose of this paper is twofold: (1) to acquaint dental health professionals, including dental hygienists and periodontists, with this highly significant variant of oral leukoplakia and (2) to document a case of PVL with gingival involvement that progressed to malignancy.
Kornman, who led a team of periodontists and geneticists in the study, indicates that "This is the first time a genetic factor has been identified for a common disease, affecting such a large segment of the population.
Few periodontists in the country have yet mastered this procedure.