Periodontist Defined

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What is a Periodontist?

Focused the study and treatment of the soft tissue and bone supporting the teeth and jaw, a periodontist is a specialist who has completed an additional 3 year residency in periodontics following completion of dental school so they can diagnose, treat, and prevent different forms of periodontal/gum disease.

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  1. the branch of dentistry concerned with the structures surrounding and supporting the teeth