Finding Providers
loading

We found 8 periodontists who accept Blue Choice Gold PPO 020 near Houston, TX.

Filter By:
Showing 1-8 of 8
Omar W Hakki, MS
Specializes in Periodontics
5616 Lawndale Boulevard; A 204
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Omar Hakki practices periodontics (gum disease). Dr. Hakki accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Main Facility.

Read more
Dr. David Kee Dennison, MS, PhD
Specializes in Periodontics
3100 Richmond Avenue; Suite 509
Houston, TX
 

Dr. David Dennison's area of specialization is periodontics (gum disease). Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Dennison takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Periodontics
4817 Main Street; 200
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Anna Munne is a periodontics (gum disease) specialist in Houston, TX. She is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by her patients. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Munne accepts.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Periodontics
6516 M D Anderson Boulevard; Suite #310
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Sridhar Eswaran's area of specialization is periodontics (gum disease). He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Periodontics
4400 Post Oak Parkway; Suite 1190
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Amanda Echeverria works as a periodontist in Houston, TX. Dr. Echeverria is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Periodontics
6410 Fannin Street; Suite 1512
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Lauren Brownfield is a periodontist in Houston, TX. Dr. Brownfield takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Periodontics
7500 Cambridge Street; Room 6427
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Daniel Kuan-Te Ho practices periodontics (gum disease). Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ho accepts.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Periodontics
7500 Cambridge Street; Suite 6479
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Jennifer Chang practices periodontics (gum disease) in Houston, TX. Dr. Chang accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

Read more

Gender

Insurance

Additional Information

Online Communication

Practice Affiliation

Certifications

Credentials

Dental School

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.