Hispanic-Americans, non-Hispanic blacks lead prevalence of advanced periodontal disease among U.S. adults
Recent Press Releases
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Thursday, December 18, 2014
With brushing, flossing, and professional dental care, implants can last a lifetime
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
September 23, 2014 - Joan Otomo-Corgel, DDS, MPH, a periodontist from Manhattan Beach, Calif., has been installed at the American Academy of Periodontology’s (AAP’s) newest president during its 100th Anniversary Annual Meeting, held Sept. 19-22, 2014, in San Francisco.
Friday, June 27, 2014
The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) held its first-ever consensus workshop on regenerative therapies for periodontal disease titled “Enhancing Periodontal Health Through Regenerative Approaches” on June 1-4, 2014, at the Gleacher Center in downtown Chicago.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
With one in every two adults age 30 and older suffering from periodontal disease, commonly referred to as gum disease, the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) is calling for Americans to Love