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  • Resource Guide for Periodontal Disease

    RESOURCES

    Address:737 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 800Chicago, IL 60611

    Phone:1-800-356-77361-312-787-5518

    Internet Address: http://www.perio.org/

    Description of Services Provided:American Academy of Periodontology's website has information about periodontal disease, complications, related conditions, and treatments. You'll find information on experimental treatments, as well as new research in the field. If you need to locate a periodontist in your area, the site features an online locator.

    RESOURCES

    Address:211 East Chicago AvenueChicago, IL 60611

    Phone:1-312-440-2500

    Internet Address: http://www.ada.org/

    Description of Services Provided:The ADA provides news and a variety of fact sheets on oral health topics, as well as dental health resources.

    RESOURCES

    Phone:301-496-4261

    Internet Address: http://www.nidcr.nih.gov/

    Description of Services Provided:NIDCR's website provides fact sheets on a range of oral health topics. You'll also find information about clinical trials and research. While this government agency doesn't offer dental care or financial assistance, there are links to reduced-cost dental schools and federally-funded health centers.

    Revision Information

    • Reviewer: Brian Randall
    • Review Date: 10/2012
    • Update Date: 10/11/2012
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