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periodontics:

see dentistrydentistry,
treatment and care of the teeth and associated oral structures. Dentistry is mainly concerned with tooth decay, disease of the supporting structures, such as the gums, and faulty positioning of the teeth.
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periodontics

[‚per·ē·ə′dän·tiks]
(medicine)
The branch of dentistry devoted to diseases of the gingiva (gum tissue), alveolar bone, periodontal ligament, and cementum.
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COL Bisch is Director, US Army Advanced Education Program in Periodontics, Tingay Army Dental Clinic, Fort Gordon, Georgia.
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Chambrone is a volunteer assistant professor, division of periodontics, and a postgraduate student, department of orthodontics, faculty of dentistry, Methodist University of Sao Paulo, Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil.
Doug Hall, assistant professor of periodontics at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, explains that most individuals know sugar is bad for their teeth, but few realize that constantly chewing on things such as paper clips, pens, or other foreign objects can cause oral health problems.
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