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periodontal

[¦per·ē·ō¦dänt·əl]
(anatomy)
Surrounding a tooth.
Of or pertaining to the periodontium.
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The assessment and evaluation of the periodontal status of the patient involves the use of a thorough medical and dental history, radiographs, periodontal charting to include pocket depth, mobility and furcation involvement.
It will provide an integrated interface for tooth and periodontal charting, image management, patient education and radiography, as well as provide a link to New Image's cosmetic imaging software.
The state-of-the-art technology offered through the Clinical Product Suite will make electronic tooth charting and treatment planning, voice-activated periodontal charting, intra-oral imaging, digital X-rays, clinical progress notes, and patient education tools available to the practitioners at the point of care.