Newman and Carranza's Clinical Periodontology

Newman and Carranza's Clinical Periodontology

13th Edition - May 29, 2018

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  • Authors: Michael Newman, Henry Takei, Perry Klokkevold, Fermin Carranza
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323533232
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323523004

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From basic science and fundamental procedures to the latest advanced techniques in reconstructive, esthetic, and implant therapy, Newman and Carranza's Clinical Periodontology, 13th Edition is the resource you can count on to help master the most current information and techniques in periodontology. Full color photos, illustrations, radiographs and videos show you how to perform periodontal procedures, while renowned experts from across the globe explain the evidence supporting each treatment and lend their knowledge on how to best manage the outcomes. Access to the Expert Consult website provides fully-searchable online chapters and unique case-based clinical scenarios that mimic the new format of credentialing exams. The Expert Consult platform also includes a wealth of resources to enhance understanding, such as: a periodontal pathology atlas, virtual microscope, animations, case reports, videos, audio slides, review questions, reference lists, and much more. It’s the perfect resource for dental students, periodontal residents, and clinicians alike!

Key Features

  • UNIQUE! Expert Consult platform offers a versatile print and digital resources that help bring text information to life.
  • UNIQUE! Bonus content on Expert Consult includes multiple-choice self-assessment questions with instant feedback, chapter review PowerPoint slides, videos clips, case studies, and more.
  • UNIQUE! Periodontal Pathology Atlas contains the most comprehensive collection of cases found anywhere.
  • Full-color photos and anatomical drawings clearly demonstrate core concepts and reinforce important principles.
  • UNIQUE! Chapter opener boxes in the print book alert readers when more comprehensive coverage of topics is available in the online version of the text.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction – The Historical Background of Periodontology


    1. Evidence-Based Decision Making
    2. Critical Thinking


    Section 1: Normal Periodontium
    3. Anatomy, Structure, and Function of the Periodontium
    4. Aging and the Periodontium

    Section 2: Classification and Epidemiology of Periodontal Diseases
    5. Classification of Diseases and Conditions Affecting the Periodontium
    6. Fundamentals in the Methods of Periodontal Disease Epidemiology

    Section 3: Etiology of Periodontal Diseases
    7. Periodontal Disease Pathogenesis
    8. Biofilm and Periodontal Microbiology
    9. Practical Molecular Biology of Host-Microbe Interactions
    10. Resolution of Inflammation
    11. Precision Dentistry: Genetics of Periodontal Disease Risk and Treatment
    12. Smoking and periodontal disease
    13. The Role of Dental Calculus and Other Local Predisposing Factors

    Section 4: Relationship Between Periodontal Disease and Systemic Health
    14. Influence of Systemic Conditions
    15. Impact of Periodontal Infection on Systemic Health

    Section 5: Gingival Pathology
    16. Defense Mechanisms of the Gingiva
    17. Gingival Inflammation
    18. Clinical Features of Gingivitis
    19. Gingival Enlargement
    20. Acute Gingival Infections
    21. Gingival Disease in Childhood
    22. Desquamative Gingivitis

    Section 6: Periodontal Pathology
    23. The Periodontal Pocket
    24. Bone Loss and Patterns of Bone Destruction
    25. Periodontal Response to External Forces
    26. Masticatory System Disorders that Influence the Periodontium
    27. Chronic Periodontitis
    28. Aggressive Periodontitis
    29. Necrotizing Ulcerative Periodontitis
    30. Pathology and Management of Periodontal Problems in Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection


    Section 1: Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Treatment Plan
    31. Significance of clinical and biological information
    32. Periodontal Examination and Diagnosis
    33. Radiographic Aids in the Diagnosis of Periodontal Diseases
    34. Clinical Risk Assessment
    35. Determination of Prognosis
    36. Treatment Planning and Rationale for Periodontal Treatment
    37.  Electronic Dental Records and Decision Support Systems

    Section 2: Management of Patients with Special Needs
    38. Conscious Sedation
    39. Periodontal Treatment of Medically Compromised Patients
    40. Sleep-Disordered Breathing
    41. Periodontal Therapy in the Female Patient
    42. Periodontal Treatment for Older Adults
    43. Treatment of Aggressive and Atypical Forms of Periodontitis

    Section 3: Diagnosis and Treatment of Periodontal Emergencies
    44. Treatment of Acute Gingival Disease
    45. Treatment of Periodontal Abscess
    46. Diagnosis and Management of Endodontic-Periodontic Lesions

    Section 4: Nonsurgical Treatment
    47. Phase I Periodontal Therapy
    48. Plaque Biofilm Control for the Periodontal Patient
    49. Breath Malodor
    50. Scaling and Root Planing
    51. Sonic and Ultrasonic Instrumentation and Irrigation
    52. Systemic Anti-infective Therapy for Periodontal Diseases
    53. Locally Delivered, Controlled-Release Antimicrobials
    54. Host Modulation
    55. Occlusal Evaluation and Therapy
    56. Adjunctive Role of Orthodontic Therapy

    Section 5: Surgical Treatment
    57. Phase II Periodontal Therapy
    58. Periodontal and Periimplant Surgical Anatomy
    59. General Principles of Periodontal Surgery
    60. Principles of Periodontal Surgery for Pocket Reduction
    61. Treatment of Gingival Enlargement
    62. Resective Osseous Surgery
    63. Periodontal Regeneration and Reconstructive Surgery
    64. Furcation: Involvement and Treatment
    65. Periodontal Plastic and Esthetic Surgery
    66. Leukocyte and Platelet Rich Fibrin (L-PRF), Biological Properties and Applications
    67. Periodontal Microsurgery

    Section 6: Periodontal-Restorative Interrelationships
    69. Preparation of the Periodontium for Restorative Dentistry
    70. Restorative Interrelationships
    71. Multidisciplinary Versus Interdisciplinary Approaches to Dental and Periodontal Problems

    Section 7: Supportive Care and Results of Periodontal Treatment
    72. Supportive Periodontal Treatment
    73. Results of Periodontal Treatment


    Section 1: Biology, Diagnosis, Biomechanics and Treatment Plan
    74. Periimplant Anatomy, Biology, and Function
    75. Clinical Evaluation of the Implant Patient
    76. Diagnostic Imaging for the Implant Patient
    77. Prosthetic Considerations for Implant Treatment

    Section 2: Surgical Procedures
    78. Basic Implant Surgical Procedures
    79. Localized Bone Augmentation and Implant Site Development
    80. Advanced Implant Surgical Procedures
    81. Esthetic Management of Difficult Cases (Minimally Invasive Approach)

    Section 3: Complications
    85. Implant-Related Complications and Failures

    Section 4: Supportive Care and Results of Implant Treatment
    86. Supportive Implant Treatment
    87. Results of Implant Treatment


    88. Atlas of Periodontal Diseases

Product details

  • No. of pages: 944
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Saunders 2018
  • Published: May 29, 2018
  • Imprint: Saunders
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323533232
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323523004

About the Authors

Michael Newman

Mike Newman has had a long career in Periodontology, both as a teacher (UCLA for 35 years now professor emeritus) and a clinician (private office for more than 30 years LA and Beverly Hills California). He is past president of American Academy of Periodontology, past Board Member of AAP Foundation, current Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, and founding editor-in-Chief of Journal of Evidence-Based Dental Practice and Annual Report in Dentistry. He currently works as a HealthCare Consultant for professional organizations and private industry specializing in periodontal treatment and practice-based research.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emeritus, Section of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, California

Henry Takei

Affiliations and Expertise

Distinguished Clinical Professor, Section of Periodontics ,School of Dentistry University of California Los Angeles, California

Perry Klokkevold

Dr. Klokkevold is a Board-Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. He served as Clinical Director (1995-2002) and now serves as Program Director (2002-present) of the UCLA Postgraduate Periodontics Residency program. Prior to specializing in periodontics and implant surgery, Dr. Klokkevold practiced general dentistry and served as Director of the UCLA Hospital Dentistry program (1987-1992). Dr. Klokkevold has more than 20 years of experience in education, administration and clinical practice in periodontics and implantology.

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Section of Periodontics,Program Director, Postgraduate Periodontics Residency School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles

Fermin Carranza

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emeritus, Section of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

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