- Oral Medicine
- Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
- Conservative Dentistry
- Dental Implant Center
Introduction and definition
Periodontics performs treatments for gingivitis, periodontitis, and inflammatory diseases, hypertrophy of dental root caused by inflammatory hypertrophy of dental root or drugs, periodontal disease caused by traumatic occlusion or false occlusion, coloration of gingiva, ozostomia, hyperesthesia, and dental implant of artificial teeth (implant). If you visit the periodontics department of SEOUL NATIONAL UNIVERSITY GWANAK DENTAL HOSPITAL, a diagnosis is made through a radiogram and clinical examinations.
In addition, the department uses the appropriate treatment methods based on the status of the disease. After the treatment is done, the department tries to prevent the re-occurrence of periodontal disease and helps maintaining the health of periodontal tissues by performing periodic maintenance treatments.