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Treating Difficult Areas of Periodontal Disease

Dear Doctor, I’ve been having gum treatment for years, but there are teeth in my mouth that are still losing bone support. My periodontist has suggested localized antibiotics in these areas. Is this a good idea? Dear Eric, The goal of any periodontal treatment (“peri” – around; “odont” – tooth) is to keep the supporting […]