Newman and Carranza's Clinical Periodontology

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Elsevier Health Sciences, May 29, 2018 - Medical - 944 pages
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From basic science and fundamental procedures to the latest advanced techniques in reconstructive, esthetic, and implant therapy, Newman and Carranza's Clinical Periodontology, 13th Edition is the resource you can count on to help master the most current information and techniques in periodontology. Full color photos, illustrations, and radiographs show you how to perform periodontal procedures, while renowned experts from across the globe explain the evidence supporting each treatment and lend their knowledge on how to best manage the outcomes.

  • UNIQUE! Periodontal Pathology Atlas contains the most comprehensive collection of cases found anywhere.
  • Full-color photos and anatomical drawings clearly demonstrate core concepts and reinforce important principles.
  • UNIQUE! Chapter opener boxes in the print book alert readers when more comprehensive coverage of topics is available in the online version of the text.
  • NEW! Chapters updated to meet the current exam requirements for the essentials in periodontal education.
  • NEW! Case-based clinical scenarios incorporated throughout the book mimic the new patient case format used in credentialing exams.
  • NEW! Additional tables, boxes, and graphics highlight need-to-know information.
  • NEW! Two new chapters cover periimplantitis and resolving inflammation.
  • NEW! Section on evidence-based practice consists of two chapters covering evidence-based decision making and critical thinking.

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2 Biologic Basis of Periodontology
3 Clinical Periodontics
4 Oral Implantology
5 Atlas of Periodontal Diseases
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Mike Newman has had a long career in Periodontology, both as a teacher (UCLA for 35 years now professor emeritus) and a clinician (private office for more than 30 years LA and Beverly Hills California). He is past president of American Academy of Periodontology, past Board Member of AAP Foundation, current Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, and founding editor-in-Chief of Journal of Evidence-Based Dental Practice and Annual Report in Dentistry. He currently works as a HealthCare Consultant for professional organizations and private industry specializing in periodontal treatment and practice-based research.

Dr. Klokkevold is a Board-Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. He served as Clinical Director (1995-2002) and now serves as Program Director (2002-present) of the UCLA Postgraduate Periodontics Residency program. Prior to specializing in periodontics and implant surgery, Dr. Klokkevold practiced general dentistry and served as Director of the UCLA Hospital Dentistry program (1987-1992). Dr. Klokkevold has more than 20 years of experience in education, administration and clinical practice in periodontics and implantology.

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