Dr Rahmani is a nationally recognized as America’s Top Periodontist, one of the best periodontal disease specialists in the region. He is an award winning periodontal specialist and contributor to a prominent media outlets. Dr. Rahmani provides a full range of periodontal procedures to treat all the forms of periodontal gum disease.
Dr. Rahmani is a board-certified periodontist and dental implant specialist. Our state-of-the-art facility equipped with the most advanced periodontal equipment available in the USA including latest lasers high precision microscopes. We work with top dental labs in NYC and use only the highest quality dental components available on the market today.
What Is Osseous Surgery?
Osseous surgery performed by Dr. Rahmani of Manhattan Periodontics is useful for treating periodontitis or advanced gum disease. At Manhattan Periodontics and Implant Dentistry Center we will recommend osseous surgery if you have deep pockets around your teeth that haven’t responded to other treatments such as scaling and root planing. This may apply if the depths of gum pockets are in excess of 5 mm. We measure the depth by carefully inserting a periodontal probe into the gum pockets around your teeth.
It is a surgical procedure that helps to smooth and reshape the bone in the pockets, and the idea is to create a shallow pocket that will be much harder for bacteria to colonize.
Afterwards it should be easier to brush and floss around the treated teeth, improving the long-term health of your teeth and gums provided you have good oral hygiene at home.
During the procedure we will thoroughly clean the exposed root surface of the tooth which makes it much harder for the bacteria to grow and multiply while making it easier for your body to begin repairing your gums.
Osseous Surgery Procedure?
Osseous surgery is generally carried out under local aesthetic and involves carefully lifting the gum tissue away from the area to be treated, exposing the underlying bone. This enables us to see the bone and the surface of the tooth roots. Next, we thoroughly clean the surface of the tooth roots and the exposed bone, before smoothing the treated areas.
These newly smoothed surfaces will be much healthier, and they’ll enable your gums to more easily reattach themselves to your teeth. Once these areas have been cleaned and smoothed, the gum tissue can be replaced.
Manhattan Periodontics & Implant Dentistry
121 East 60th St, Ste 6C1,
New York, NY 10065
Web Address https://www.periony.com
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Upper West Side | Upper East Side | Lenox Hill | Diamond District | Hell's Kitchen
10023, 10024, 10025 | 10021, 10028, 10044, 10065, 10075, 10128 | 10036 | 10019
Monday - Thursday: 8am - 6pm
Friday: 8am - 2pm
Saturday, Sunday: Closed
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