Periodontology is defined as the branch of science that deals directly with the diseases that occur in the tissues surrounding the teeth, namely the gums and the bones surrounding the tooth roots, and the treatment of these diseases.

The tissues surrounding the teeth in every person are formed by the combination of hard and soft structures. In addition, these tissues are very important for dental and oral health. In this case, oral and dental health becomes directly related to people’s general body health.

In order to prevent dental problems or inflammation of the gums due to various reasons from progressing and causing tooth loss or negative consequences for general health, the first thing that needs to be done is early diagnosis and subsequent treatment.

It is important to make the necessary evaluations during the treatment process and then to create and maintain a healthy structure. The one who will ensure this is the dental disease specialist, or in other words, both the aim and duty of periodontology.