Year: 2019 | Month: June | Volume 6 | Issue 1

Periodontics and Implants – A Short Talk

Dr. Nirma Yadav


Periodontium is a Greek word, peri means around and odont means tooth is a specialized tissue which surrounds the teeth. It is basically composed of gingiva, cementum, alveolar mucosa, periodontal ligament, and alveolar bone. The primary function of periodontium is to support all types of masticatory load and absorb it. Loss of tooth is very common in every human which can be due to involved various factors as follows.

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