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Periodontics and Preventive Dentistry Patient Services

What We Do

Our periodontics and preventive dentistry team offers cutting edge treatment of periodontal disease, placement of dental implants and prescription periodontal procedures supervised and taught by board-certified periodontists. A resource for both dentists and patients throughout the Pittsburgh region, our services are characterized by the integration of innovative techniques with conservative treatment approaches resulting in excellent treatment outcomes and a high standard of quality care. 

Procedures Offered

Periodontal services offered in the Periodontics and Preventive Dentistry Department include:

Periodontal services

  • Scaling and root planing
  • Extractions
  • Host modulation therapy and chemotherapeutics
  • Gingival flap and debridement
  • Osseous surgery and regeneration of bony defects
  • Free-gingival graft
  • Connective tissue graft for root coverage
  • Treatment of peri-implantitis

Pre-prosthetic and implant services

  • Crown elongation (functional and aesthetic)
  • Ridge augmentation
  • Guided bone regeneration
  • Implant placement
  • Sinus elevation

If you are a dentist and would like to refer a patient to our Periodontics and Preventive Dentistry department, part of the Dental School's Resident Specialty Services group, please download our referral form.