John Paul Gallardo, D.D.S., P.A., Periodontics and Implant Dentistry From Our Officeto Yours…. In 2007, the American Heart Association (AHA) published guidelines that significantly scaled back the underlying conditions for which antibiotic prophylaxis prior to certain dental procedures was recommended, leaving only four categories thought to confer the highest risk of adverse outcome: In May,… Read More about the article
Peri-Implant Disease: What We Know and What We Need to Know.
The 2017 World Workshop on Periodontology and Implantology issued new classifications of periimplant disease.
1. Peri-Implant Health.
2. Peri-Implant Mucositis
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From Our Office to Yours… In November 2017, 175 researchers,educators and clinicians from around the world met in Chicago to update and standardize the definitions, diagnosis and treatment of periodontal and peri-implant diseases that will be used by dental professionals around the world. They produced 24 reports in 320 pages, which were collated and published… Read More about the article
From Our Office to Yours… Many adults suffer from chronic temporomandibular jaw and tooth pain. Some common symptoms include pain in or around the ear, tenderness of the jaw, pain when biting, or headaches. Determining the cause of jaw and tooth pain can sometimes be challenging, since the pain can come from the muscles, nerves,… Read More about the article
From Our Office to Yours… As dentists specializing in treatment of diseases of the oral cavity and associated structures, we are often also called upon to treat painful oral lesions in the mouth. This issue of The PerioDontaLetter contains guidelines on how to treat these common oral lesions. The back page of this issue contains… Read More about the article
The Gallardo PerioDontaLetter Dr. John Paul Gallardo, Periodontics and Implant Dentistry Histologic Evaluation of an Nd: YAG Laser- Assisted New Attachment Procedure in Humans Raymond A. Yukna. DMD, MS* Ronald L Carr, DDS** Gerald H Evans. DDS” This report presents histologic results in humans following a taser-assistec/new attachment procedure (LANAP®) for the treatment of periodontal… Read More about the article