What is a Periodontist?
A Periodontist is a dentist who specializes in the prevention and treatment of periodontal (gum) diseases. Dental implants are also placed by Periodontist.
Signs of Periodontal Disease?
· Red, swollen tender gums which bleed during tooth brushing or flossing
· Bad breath, or a bad taste in one?s mouth
· Teeth shifting, or spaces between the teeth becoming wider
· Loosening of teeth
· Receding gums
· A change in one?s bite
Robert E. Pizzurro, D.D.S., Ltd.
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology
Susan A. Cascino, D.D.S. Practice limited to Periodontics. Periodontics