"The Symbiotic Relationship between Perioscopy and LANAP in the Treatment of Periodontal Disease: A New Paradigm In Therapy" is the authors’ endeavor to demonstrate the value of using the Perioscope. We may want to consider referring a patient earlier for evaluation when we see areas of breakdown that will not resolve; as they may be due to something we are unable to see.
In a YouTube video, you can see the value of using a perioscope. "Perioscopy demonstrates restrictions of blind instrumentation in gum disease treatment" can be viewed at:
This newsletter is rich with information and case studies. Enjoy!
For more information on Perioscopy, visit: http://www.perioscopyinc.com/. For an article on “Micro Ultrasonic Periodontal Endoscopy” by John Y. Kwan, DDS, visit: http://www.perioscopyinc.com/kwanfeature.pdf.
Maria Perno Goldie, RDH, MS
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