Clinical and biochemical evaluation of lozenges containing Lactobacillus reuteri as an adjunct to non-surgical periodontal therapy
in chronic periodontitis.
Dental Professionals utilizes the latest dental technology and provide a full range of dental services including: tooth restoration, dental implants, nonsurgical periodontal therapy
, digital X-rays, tooth whitening, cosmetic dentistry, oral surgery, and CEREC dental services that define modern dentistry.
In 2013, the student outreach dental clinic began to allow second-year dental students to provide nonsurgical periodontal therapy
com) has announced that it is offering periodontal therapy
to help reverse damage from gum disease.
Blayden, a dental hygienist who speaks and conducts hygiene soft tissue diode certification courses, and Mott, a clinical hygienist who teaches in-office laser certification courses, explain laser use in periodontal therapy
for dental hygienists.
The treatment plan consisted of an individualised oral health preventive program followed by periodontal therapy
and restorative dental treatment.
The American Academy of Periodontology's "Comprehensive Periodontal Therapy
Statement," published in the July 2011 issue of the Journal of Periodontology, outlines specific procedures that should be included in annual comprehensive periodontal evaluations to receive an accurate diagnosis, including both probing depth and attachment loss measurements.
Results from the periodontitis and vascular events (PAVE study: a pilot multicentered, randomized, controlled trial to study effects of periodontal therapy
in a secondary prevention model of cardiovascular disease.
The importance of periodontal infections to systemic health is further strengthened by pilot intervention trials indicating that periodontal therapy
may improve surrogate cardiovascular outcomes, such as endothelial function, and may reduce four- to fivefold the incidence of premature birth.
At a later stage, periodontal therapy
was carried out, including oral hygiene procedures with the help of clorhexidine, scaling and root planing, and if necessary, periodontal surgery.
Recently, another study demonstrating a significant reduction of mean LDL cholesterol level in 40 patients (from 132 [+ or -] 23-116 [+ or -] 19 mg/dL) six months after periodontal therapy
was published by D'Aiuto et al.
may improve metabolic control--lower HbA1C--in diabetic patients, suggests research by the American Academy of Periodontology, Chicago.