Is the use of soft tissue diode lasers by dental hygienists considered the standard of care in the treatment of periodontally involved patients (eg, to reduce the number of colony-forming units of pathogenic bacteria in pockets)?
The use of the dental endoscope in nonsurgical treatment of peri-implantitis can improve patient outcomes.
Modifying risk factors, facilitating decisions about the use of antibiotics, and recommending appropriate oral hygiene measures are the keys to successful treatment.
P4 medicine, which encompasses participation, prediction, prevention, and personalization, offers new avenues to manage the various stages of periodontal diseases.
Site-specific ultrasonic instrumentation is key to achieving effective periodontal maintenance and supporting periodontal health.