Periodontics is the dental specialty focusing exclusively on the inflammatory disease of Gums and related tissues that destroys the gums and other supporting structures around the teeth. A periodontist specializes in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of periodontal or gum disease.
Specialist Dental Surgeons dealing with this kind of treatments are known as Periodontists. Periodontists also perform surgical procedures for patients with severe gum disease.
Services Provided :
- Non-surgical gum therapies like Ultrasonic Scaling, curettage, local drug delivery, occlusal therapies
- Gum surgeries and all types of esthetic surgeries including gingivectomy, gingivoplasty, treatment of gum enlargement, periodontal flap and plastic surgeries, i.e. recession coverage, lateral pedical graft, free gingival graft etc.
- Esthetic smile enhancing procedure and esthetic crown lengthening surgery
- Reconstruction flap surgeries using bone graft materials and GTR membranes