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Tratamientos para Enfermedad Periodontal
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El tratamiento y control de la enfermedad periodontal involucra cambios en el estilo de vida, medicamentos, otros tratamientos, terapias alternativas y complementarias, y posiblemente cirugía.

Los objetivos del tratamiento de enfermedad periodontal incluyen:
  • Controlar la infección subyacente
  • Detener la destrucción de las encías, tejidos, y huesos que soportan sus dientes
  • Evitar posible pérdida de los dientes

El tratamiento involucra lo siguiente:

American Academy of Periodontology website. Disponible en:

American Dental Association website. Disponible en:

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research website. Disponible en:

Last Reviewed septiembre 2012