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Our work shows that the parasite belongs to the species E. gingivalis and that its presence is correlated...

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Part-time Periodontist Opportunity

Long-standing periodontal and implant practice in Buffalo Grove is seeking a part-time associate. The...


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Love The Gums You're With Toolkit

Love the Gums You're With Member Toolkit User's Guide

This updated User's Guide provides helpful tips on how to use the Love the Gums You're With Member Toolkit...

Periodontal Health Report

Love the Gums You're With Benchmark Report

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Display on your practice website and link the banner to our campaign website

"Love on the Rocks" infographic

Is your relationship with your gums on shaky ground? Facts about periodontal disease in an attractive...

Appointment Card Reminder

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  1. Northeastern Society of Periodontists

    Apr 17
    New York City, NY, United States
  2. Missouri - Kansas Society of Periodontists

    Apr 25
    Kansas City, MO, United States
  3. 2015 Spring Conference: Embracing Technology to Enhance Your Clinical Practice

    May 2 - 3
  4. EuroPerio8

    Jun 3 - 6
    London, United Kingdom