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Science and study of the periodontium and its characteristics, functions, and disorders.


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3) HOD, Department of Periodontology, School of Dental Sciences, Krishna Institute of Medical Science Deemed University.
Clinical evaluation of cervical dentine sensitivity in a population of patients referred to a specialist periodontology department: a pilot study.
2] Senior Resident Department of Periodontology Government Dental College, Aurangabad.
Chu, "Systematic review and meta-analysis of the effect of various laser wavelengths in the treatment of peri-implantitis," Journal of Periodontology, vol.
Gingival crevicular fluid levels of RANKL and OPG in periodontal diseases: implications of their relative ratio," Journal of Clinical Periodontology, vol.
A 44 year old male patient was referred from Private practice of Endodontics to the Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine of Dental Clinic in Nis, for opinion regarding the persistent gingival swelling and pain in relation to lower right first molar.
Photodynamic therapy (PDT) may be an effective way to treat the bacteria associated with periodontal diseases, and very well could provide a better option than antibiotics or other mechanical methods, according to the American Academy of Periodontology, Chicago.
In fact, one-fourth of all adults over age 35 have the disease, and that percent increases to about one-half of Americans age 55 or older, according to the American Academy of Periodontology.
Over the last 25 years, the field of periodontology has witnessed remarkable changes in the relationship to the body as a whole.
The British Dental Health Foundation was speaking after a study published in the Journal of Periodontology revealed that advanced forms of gum disease could contribute to the development of pre-diabetes.
The finding was reported at the 49th annual meeting of the Japanese Society of Periodontology.
ADTS publishes the "Dental Continuing Education Digest" a title which offers continuing education credits for dental clinicians and carries articles on such topics as cosmetics and restoratives, endodontics, infection control, orthodontics, periodontology, lasers, and hygiene, among others.