Links of Interest
The below links contain useful information to improve your understanding of dental health, patient self-care, and the overall practice of Periodontology.
Websites on Periodontal Health
The American Academy of Periodontology has a very informative website on the following topics:
Contains types and causes of periodontal disease. It includes illustrations and possible treatments.
Frequently Asked Questions
Offers general periodontal questions, periodontal procedures, and how periodontal disease affects general health.
Possible Medical Complications
Describes how periodontal disease can adversely affect your general health.
Women & Periodontal Disease
Contains information to help women avoid periodontal (gum) disease and protect their oral health.
Describes periodontal procedures such as dental implants, scaling & root planing, crown lengthening, regeneration, tissue grafts, and dental laser surgery.
Websites on Dental Implants
Useful Resources for Bad Breath
OxyFresh Fresh Breath System
The OxyFresh Fresh Breath System provides a number of products designed to kill the odor producing bacteria that are the source of bad breath.