Multiple Tooth Dental Implants

If you’re missing several teeth, multiple tooth dental implants can replace them as well as some of their roots. What are the advantages of implant-supported bridges over fixed bridges or removable partial dentures? Multiple tooth implants provide several advantages over fixed bridges and removable partial dentures. In addition to looking and functioning like natural teeth,…

Single Tooth Dental Implants

If you are missing a single tooth, one dental implant and a crown can replace it. A dental implant replaces both the lost natural tooth and its root. What are the advantages of a single-tooth dental implant over a bridge? A dental implant provides several advantages over other tooth replacement options. In addition to looking…

Panacea Financial Announces Partnership with American Academy of Periodontology (AAP)

Panacea to offer banking and lending services to eligible AAP members Little Rock, Ark. (August 29, 2022) – Panacea Financial (Panacea), which provides financial services for physicians, dentists, and veterinarians through all stages of their training and practice, has partnered with the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP), the largest professional society of Periodontists in the…

AAP Job Opportunities

View the current job openings at the AAP: Continuing Education Manager This role is currently hybrid/remote Are you looking for a professional opportunity that will allow you to deliver valuable online professional education through live and on-demand webinars as well as in-person meetings? The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) is looking for a member-focused individual...

Webinars

Upcoming Webinars Healthy People 2030 Oral Health Objective Promotion Webinar Series: Reducing Moderate or Severe Periodontal Disease in Adults Wednesday, Nov. 16 Noon - 1 p.m. CT/ 1 - 2 p.m. ET Fee: Complimentary Moderator: Tim Ricks, DMD, MPH, FICD, FACD, FPFA, and Patricia E. Arola, DDS, MHA, FAGD, FACHE, FICD Speaker: Brian Mealey DDS,...

American Academy of Periodontology, Sunstar Announce 2019 Innovation Grant Recipients

Kevin M. Byrd, DDS, PhD, Maria L. Geisinger, DDS, MS and Chun-Teh Lee, DDS, MS, DMSc awarded $30,000 each for research projects Chicago, Illinois – September 26, 2019 – The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) is pleased to announce that members Kevin M. Byrd, DDS, PhD, Maria L. Geisinger, DDS, MS, and Chun-Teh Lee, DDS, MS,...

Implant Therapy References

BIOMECHANICS OF IMPLANTS Abu-Hammad, O., Khraisat, A., Dar-Odeh, N., Jagger, D. C. & Hämmerle, C. H. F. The staggered installation of dental implants and its effect on bone stresses. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 2007;9: 121–127. Appleton, R. S., Nummikoski, P. V., Pigno, M. A., Cronin, R. J. & Chung, K.-H. A radiographic assessment of…