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Category: Periodontal Disease

Gingival Recession Management & Prevention Made Easy

Posted: May 11, 2016

Management and Prevention of Gingival Recession is a ground breaking clinically-focused article authored by George Merijohn and published in the peer-reviewed journal, Periodontology 2000. It provides a systematic approach for developing targeted action plans for gingival recession prevention and management in your practice. Gain confidence and remove the confusion surrounding gingival recession now.

Scaling & Root Planing is Not the “Killer App” for Chronic Periodontitis

Posted: August 10, 2015

A systematic review (SR) on scaling and root planing (SRP) was published by the American Dental Association in July 2015. This addition of News2Use highlights aspects of the unabridged full systematic review (not published in JADA but available online) and the ADA Clinical Practice Guideline derived from it. Click here to review the unabridged SR and […]

Increase Gingival Recession Awareness With Online Tools and Resources

Posted: August 10, 2015

Increasing patient awareness about gingival recession susceptibility and modifiable conditions is an indispensable first step for an effective management and prevention program. In addition to being examined and advised by their dentists and dental hygienists, independent self-discovery by patients is often a strong motivator for adopting preventive-oriented lifestyle choices and accepting treatment interventions that better […]