Treatment of Periodontal Disease, An Issue of Dental Clinics


  • Frank Scannapieco, DMD, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Oral Biology, School of Dental Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo

Articles include: Current Rationale for Treatment of Periodontitis, Effects of Periodontal Treatment on Systemic Health, Non-Surgical Mechanical Treatment Strategies, Use of Lasers to Treat Periodontal Diseases, Regeneration of Periodontal Tissues: Bone Grafts, Implants and Periodontal Patient, Regeneration of Periodontal Tissues: Growth Factors and Bone Morphogenetic Protein, Treatment of Gingival Recession, Non-surgical Chemotherapeutic Treatment Strategies, Regeneration of Periodontal Tissues: Guided, Future Approaches in Periodontal Therapy: Gene Therapy, RNA Interference and Stem Cells, and Restorative Trends for the Periodontal Patient.
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Book information

  • Published: January 2010
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-1810-2