The following website links contain helpful information and pictures. Just click on the links below to go to the website page that is described.
Take the AAP test and find out if you are at risk for periodontal disease!
This link contains an article that covers the types and causes of periodontal disease. It includes illustrations and possible treatments.
This link contains “Frequently Asked Questions” covering general periodontal questions, periodontal procedures, and how periodontal disease affects general health.
This link covers how periodontal disease can adversely affect your general health.
This link describes periodontal procedures such as dental implants, scaling & root planing, crown lengthening, regeneration, tissue grafts, and dental laser surgery.
Dental implants are artificial tooth roots (posts) placed into your jawbone. Crowns, bridges or dentures are then anchored to these. This link describes the process and benefits of dental implants.