Irving Park Periodontics offers a full array of periodontic services to help you maintain healthy teeth and gums. You can read more on this page about specific services.

  • Grafts
  • Implants
  • Extractions
  • Scaling and Root Planing
  • Flap Surgery
  • English and Polish Speaking

Grafts
The procedure involves taking gum tissue from the palate or another donor source to cover an exposed root in order to even the gum line and reduce sensitivity. Read More...

Implants
Before development of dental implants, dentures were the only alternative to replacing a missing tooth or teeth. Implants are synthetic structures that are placed in the area of the tooth normally occupied by the root. Implants are anchored to the jawbone or metal framework on the bone and act as a foundation for an artificial tooth or permanent bridge. In some cases, implants can be used to attach dentures. Read More...

Scaling and Root Planing
Some cases of acute periodontal (gum) disease that do not respond to more conventional treatment and self-care such as flossing may require a special kind of cleaning called scaling and root planing. Read More...

Flap Surgery
Your bone and gum tissue should fit snugly around your teeth like a turtleneck. When you have periodontal disease, this supporting tissue and bone is destroyed, forming "pockets" around the teeth. Over time, these pockets become deeper, providing a larger space for bacteria to thrive and wreak havoc. Read More...

Periodontist - Chicago
4949 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL 60641-2641
773-794-1332