Definitions for "Periodontal"
Keywords:  gum, odont, tooth, teeth, pertaining
The name used for treatment of gum disease. This service is frequently included in Basic Dental plans, but sometimes it is included in the Major restorative section of the plan (if applicable).
Relating to the tissues that support the teeth (associated gum and bone).
Pertaining to the supporting and surrounding tissues of the teeth.
of or relating to or involving or practicing periodontics; "periodontal disease"