Review Article
Volume 19 Issue 8 - 2020
Personalized Periodontal Treatment: A New Paradigm Shift
Sunith Sudhakaran1, Shabeer Ali1, Reshma T.S2, Poornima Rajendran M2 and Shermil Sayd3*
1Assistant Professor, Department of Periodontology, Kannur Dental College, Anjarakandy, Kerala, India
2Post Graduate Trainees, Department of Periodontology, Kannur Dental College, Anjarakandy, Kerala, India
3Assistant Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kannur Dental College, Anjarakandy, Kerala, India
*Corresponding Author: Shermil Sayd, Assistant Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kannur Dental College, Anjarakandy, Kerala, India.
Received: July 13, 2020; Published: July 28, 2020


The goals of traditional periodontal therapy have been to eliminate deep pockets, gingival bleeding, and achieve precise plaque control, but this goal is rarely achieved. Personalized periodontics is aimed at real-time evaluation of disease activity and predicting therapeutic outcome and post-treatment stability. This review highlights the importance of personalized periodontal treatments, a tailored strategy for each patient with the help of developing high tech diagnostic tools.

Keywords: Personalized Periodontal Treatment; Paradigm Shift


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Citation: Sunith Sudhakaran., et al. “Personalized Periodontal Treatment: A New Paradigm Shift”. EC Dental Science 19.8 (2020): 136-141.

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