Ask a Periodontist
Do you have a question about periodontal health or how to maintain healthy teeth and gums? Browse the frequently asked questions list of topics.
- Who should treat my periodontal disease: my general dentist or a periodontist?
- Is periodontal disease contagious?
- What are the consequences of missing teeth?
Please note that the Academy cannot answer each inquiry individually. The Academy is also unable to answer questions regarding specific clinical advice or treatment, diagnosis, or fees for service. Please discuss your individual dental or medical concerns with a periodontist.