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Specializes in Periodontics
9330 Baseline Road; Suite 101
Alta Loma, CA
 

Dr. Mario Flores practices periodontics (gum disease). Dr. Flores is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Periodontics
840 W 9th Street; Suite A
Upland, CA
 

Dr. Daniel Gardiner specializes in periodontics (gum disease) and practices in Upland, CA. On average, patients gave Dr. Gardiner a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Periodontics
440 N Mountain Avenue; Suite 309
Upland, CA
 

Dr. Mark Kunihira specializes in periodontics (gum disease) and practices in Upland, CA. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Periodontics
10630 Town Center Drive; #125
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
 

Dr. Gregg Filippelli's area of specialization is periodontics (gum disease). Dr. Filippelli is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Periodontics
440 N Mountain Avenue
Upland, CA
 

Dr. Negar Tabandeh's specialty is periodontics (gum disease). Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Tabandeh takes.

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What is Periodontics?

Periodontics is a dental specialty that provides care for gums and the bone that surrounds teeth. Periodontists treat gum disease, place dental implants, and treat wounds or inflammation inside the mouth.

The most common condition managed by periodontists is gum disease. Gum disease happens when plaque and bacteria build up on teeth and reach below the gumline, causing inflammation and damaging gum tissue. The body’s own immune response to gum infection may also grow severe enough to damage gums and teeth. Mild gum disease (or gingivitis) may not have any symptoms. However, if the infection is allowed to build, symptoms such as pain, bleeding, bad breath, and tooth loss may occur. Dentists can usually diagnose and treat mild gum disease. In severe cases or those with medical complications, a periodontist is more appropriate for managing the infection.

A partial list of the treatments and procedures that a periodontist may perform includes:

  • Root scaling and planing, or cleaning the lower surface of the tooth
  • Debridement, or removal of diseased gum tissue
  • Laser treatments to remove plaque and gum tissue
  • Surgery, including gum grafting or bone grafting
  • Placement of dental implants, including single teeth, crowns, and bridges
  • Maintenance and removal of dental implants

When gum infection threatens your oral health, a periodontist works to heal your gums and save your teeth.

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