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Sign up to receive Perio Update, a twice-monthly e-newsletter created by Dimensions of Dental Hygiene to provide you with latest information on periodontal therapy. From implant surgery to guided tissue regeneration to scaling and root planing, Perio Update will share relevant and useful content to help you achieve better patient outcomes. Look for it in your inbox every other Wednesday.


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The Right Interval for the Reevaluation Appointment

SUBSCRIBE TO THE PERIO UPDATE NEWSLETTER HERE As dental hygienists are well aware, successful treatment of periodontal diseases is influenced by many factors. Ensuring the appropriate recare interval is one of the keys to the long-term management of this group of oral diseases. And the evaluation appointment is critical. This Perio Update investigates the considerations for determining just the right timing for the all-important reevaluation appointment to support the best possible patient outcomes. Strategies for…

Perio Update: The Danger of Residual Cement

The popularity of implant therapy has grown exponentially, and it is now the go-to treatment for tooth loss.

Clinical Decision Points as Guidelines for Periodontal Therapy

The advanced features of the 2018 American Academy of Periodontology/ European Federation of Periodontology classification system will help oral health professionals formulate effective treatment plans for patients in need of periodontal therapy.

The Role of the Dental Hygienist in External Root Resorption

Enabling patients to choose the best treatment option for them is important when addressing this oral condition.

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