Article is on Page Four of this PDF. Dr. Linden’s response, in a letter to the editors of the publication: The article on Periodontal Disease was quite informative and clearly written. While I am in agreement with various treatments included in the health letter, I would like to bring your attention to important information that was
Dr. Linden’s Response to Mayo Clinic Health Letter Article on Periodontal Disease
Category: Periodontal Treatment
Many lasers are available in the dental arena including ND/YAG, Erbium, CO2, and diodes. Each laser has a purpose and “niche” in dental treatment. “Evidence based” studies that have been done and are in progress to save teeth and implants from gum disease. The primary protocol in use today is LANAP. (Laser Assisted New Attachment
Q: How long should it take my mouth to heal from an intensive deep teeth cleaning? I had a deep cleaning on the right side of my mouth this past Thursday. The first round of shots did not fully work so I ended up needing more than “normal”. Also, as she worked the plaque from
Study suggests that preventing periodontal diseases can positively impact healthcare expenses.
Patients who are at risk for losing teeth to periodontal disease show improved prognosis for keeping their teeth following periodontal surgery.