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Synonyms for periodontics

the branch of dentistry dealing with diseases of the gums and other structures around the teeth

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LTC Johnson is the Assistant Director, US Army Advanced Education Program in Periodontics, Army Postgraduate Dental School, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Fort Gordon, Georgia.
For over 40 years, Gentle Dental Partners has been delivering comprehensive general dental services as well as specialty services including oral surgery, orthodontics, periodontics, endodontics, and cosmetic dentistry.
7%) patients were referred to the Periodontics department.
The Academy is happy to recognize members whose contributions have helped to strengthen the study and practice of periodontics," said Dr.
1] Professor, Department of Periodontics and Implantology, Vishnu Dental College and Hospital, Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh.
Amnion membrane is an allograft with many unique properties that make it a promising new substitute in the field of periodontics.
Manual search: Journal of Periodontology, Journal of Periodontal Research, Journal of Clinical Periodontology, and International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry were manually searched for articles published through January 1992 to January 2015.
in: Annals of Periodontology World Workshop in periodontics.
He practiced periodontics in the Boston area for 25 years.
Its network services more than one million patients annually providing them with general dentistry, orthodontics, periodontics, endodontics, pedodontics, prosthodontics and oral surgery.
Summary: The Saudi dental consultant, who won international attention in periodontics and implant dentistry, has started practical application of his invention for the benefit of patients.
The Education Centre follows a year of development into the clinic, which included the investment of pounds 100,000 for a new laboratory, as well as the introduction of new treatments including periodontics, endodontics, facial aesthetics and same-day dental implants, among other services.
ODC offers different courses in dentistry, such as Clinical Dentistry, Restorative Dentistry and Fixed Prosthodontics, Removable Prosthodontics and Community Dentistry, Periodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, and Endodontics and Orthodontics under the supervision of specialized teaching faculty who treat patients as part of teaching and practical curricula.
We feel it is essential that mentoring programs be considered mandatory within dental schools if this trend toward a major crisis in dentistry is to be reversed as rapidly as possible:' stresses Vanchit John, chairman of the School of Dentistry's Department of Periodontics and Allied Dental Programs and the lead author of the report.
Such bacteria have been linked to preterm birth, fetal death, heart disease, diabetes and arthritis, said Nabil Bissada, chair of the department of periodontics at Case Western Reserve School of Dental Medicine and lead author of the study.