Periodontics

Root Planing

Deep cleaning one to three teeth (Periodontal Disease).

Root Planing / Quadrant Scaling

Deep cleaning of four or more teeth in a quadrant (Periodontal Disease).

Crown Lengthening

Tissue is removed to allow for a restorative procedure when there is little or no tooth structure exposed.

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Periodontal Maintenance

Follows periodontal therapy i.e. root planning, quad scaling. Continues at varying intervals usually every 4 months.

If new recurring periodontal disease appears, additional diagnostic and treatment procedures must be considered.

Full Mouth Debridement

A type of deep cleaning that is followed up with other procedures such as a comprehensive evaluation and diagnosis.

The gross removal of plaque and claclus that interfere. Can also be followed up with root planing or quadrant scaling (Periodontal Disease).

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Localized Delivery
of Antimicrobial Agents

Controlled release of vehicle into diseased tissue per tooth or quadrant. Medication(s) / Antibiotics inserted into periodontal pockets.