A periodontist is a dentist who specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of periodontal disease. They are familiar with the latest techniques for diagnosing and treating periodontal disease, and are also trained in performing cosmetic periodontal procedures.
The Periodontist Specialist at Dentaltek Monterrey often treat more problematic periodontal cases, such as those with severe gum disease or a complex medical history. He offers a wide range of treatments, such as scaling and root planing (in which the infected surface of the root is cleaned) or root surface debridement (in which damaged tissue is removed). He can also treat patients with severe gum problems using a range of surgical procedures.
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Gingivectomy is a dental procedure in which a dentist or oral surgeon cuts away part of the gums in the mouth. Usually done for improvement of aesthetics or prognosis of teeth.
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