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Flemming and Beikler noted that periodontal care is provided by dental hygienists, general dentists and periodontists. In 1990, 3 out of 4 scaling and root planing procedures were delivered by periodontists, and in 2005 to 2006, 9 out of 10 of these procedures were rendered in general dental practices.
Important reason why microsurgery is likely to gain more rapid acceptance among periodontists is unrelated to improved outcome or lessened morbidity of the procedure.
If one has thin gum tissue or recession, a periodontist [gum specialist] is a vitally important part of the treatment."
More than half of the 135 periodontists polled reported that they or their staffs had talked to patients on a regular basis about the role of good nutrition in maintaining good oral health.
You've been diagnosed with periodontal disease, and your periodontist has recommended periodontal surgery.
Oral surgeons, periodontists, prosthodontists (specialists in tooth replacement), and even some general dentists perform implantations, sometimes working in teams.
Research and practicing orthodontists and periodontists systematically analyze the interaction between the two specialties from both scientific and clinical perspectives.
The company employs more than 4,500 dental professionals and support teams, including more than 900 dentists and a range of specialists periodontists, endodontists, pediatric dentists, oral surgeons and dental implant specialists.
"We are excited to partner with AAP to make our emergency certification training more accessible to thousands of periodontists and dental professionals across the U.S," said Ryan Ewer, ACLS Certification Institute general manager.
SAS is a US distributor of anesthesia and surgical supplies to oral surgeons, dental anesthesiologists and periodontists. It offers controlled and non-controlled pharmaceuticals, as well as surgical supplies, to 11,500 customers, with 2016 sales of USD72m.
Periodontists Awarded during AAP's 102nd Annual Meeting for Contributions to the Dental Specialty