After a rigorous training and additional specialization of three years Berwyn periodontist earns the accreditation to practice periodontology. Similar to the care provided by the dentist for the health of your teeth, the periodotists provide care for your gums by preventing and treating gum diseases such as gingivitis or periodontitis. In addition to attending to the health of your gums, a periodontist may also perform cosmetic treatments or provide dental implants. Most often you will find that you are referred to a periodontist by a dentist who has determined that you as his patient have chances of developing gum disease. It is possible that your periodontist works in partnership with other dental professionals.
Most notably along with the certification and experience Berwyn periodontist you choose must have required skills of communication. Good communication skills are precisely important skills to deal successfully with both patients and staff. Moreover they require a great deal of manual agility to manipulate small, sharp tools within the limited space of a patient’s mouth.
One of the most pioneering treatments that are changing the face of dentistry is Berwyn dental implants. The practice of implant dentistry requires expertise in planning, surgery and tooth restoration. Your periodontist must have the skills of this art and experience about the science. Moreover patients are required to make an informed choice in consultation of their dental health professionals.
During the placement procedure of dental implants local anesthesia is used which makes the procedure less painful. After placement of dental implants care is required as same as real teeth, including brushing, flossing, and regular dental check-ups.
Since a dental implant is a replacement for the root or roots of a tooth, similar to tooth roots, dental implants are secured in the jawbone and are not visible once surgically placed. In fact they are placed to secure crowns, bridgework or dentures with a mixture of means. Implants are known to posses the highest success rate of any implanted surgical device.
Reasons to get Berwyn dental implants include:
- Replacement of one or more missing teeth
- Prevent bone loss
- Resolve joint pain
- Restore confidence in smile
- Reinstate chewing, speech, digestion
- Enhance facial appearance
- Support a bridge or denture
If you are facing the dental issues of chewing and looking for better options than dentures, contact one of the most established periodontist Dr. Sam Khoury DDS MS. He offers consultation for osseointegrated dental implants and many other dental procedures.