Links

Academy of General Dentistry
American Association of Public Health Dentistry
Federation of Special Care Organizations in Dentistry
Centers for Disease Control/Oral Health Resources
Healthfinder.gov
KidsHealth
National Health Information Center

THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PERIODONTOLOGY :

This link contains an article that covers the types and causes of periodontal disease. It includes illustrations and possible treatments.

This link contains Frequently Asked Questionscovering general periodontal questions, periodontal procedures, and how periodontal disease affects general health.

This link covers how periodontal disease can adversely affect your general health.

This link contains information to help women avoid periodontal (gum) disease and protect their oral health

This link describes periodontal procedures such as dental implants, scaling & root planing, crown lengthening, regeneration, tissue grafts, and dental laser surgery.

Dental implants are artificial tooth roots (posts) placed into your jawbone. Crowns, bridges or dentures are then anchored to these. This link describes the process and benefits of dental implants.

AMERICAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION