More information about the Coronally Advanced Flap procedure, and description of the step-by-step procedure.
When and how to treat gingival recession: a decision based on scientific evidence.
Before and after Gum Graft Rochester NY
The American Dental Association classification of periodontal disease.
A new technique for maxillary sinus augmentation (sinus lift) that increases safety and reduces complications.
Before and After Free Gingival Graft Rochester NY
You know that hormones affect your mood, but did you know they can also impact your mouth?
Preliminary evidence seems to support the use of platform-switched implants to reduce peri-implant bone loss. Read more after the break.
More information about the Free Gingival Graft technique, and description of the step-by-step procedure.
In this post I will described the healing of the extraction socket. A rich iconographic documentation enriches the description. Do you want to know more about what happen after a tooth is taken out? Keep reading.
This histological section shows the Osteon and the Haversian system. This is like an area of basal bone, in fact on the left side on the image a large area […]
The ADA’s Council on Scientific Affairs has released recommendations for the safe use of cone-beam CT in a dental practice.
An interesting classification of peri-implantitis.
A brief overview of the Red, Orange and Yellow complexes, according to Sigmund Socransky.
Host Modulating Therapy is defined as: Efforts to control periodontal disease by directly targeting the host response. Doxycycline has been used at non bactericidal doses (20mg twice a day) to control […]
Dental Implants Rochester NY
[Check out my post on the Page & Schroeder periodontal lesion] The original study The Page and Schroeder 1976 study described the progression of periodontal inflammation from gingivitis to periodontitis […]
From the Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA): A recent scientific statement by the American Heart Association (AHA) titled “Periodontal Disease and Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease: Does the Evidence Support […]
As a follow up to the post discussing the use of systemic antibiotics in the treatment of periodontal disease, I decided to discuss the use of localized delivery antibiotics and chemotherapeutics in periodontal […]
Mark you calendar for the next lecture! “An Overview of Periodontics in 2012”
October 26, 2012 GHDHS Meeting. Hilton Houston Westchase.