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Complications in Oral and Periodontal Surgery-#DrDonDeForge 18Jan2018

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Donald H. DeForge, VMD
#DrDonDeForge
Fellow of the Academy of Veterinary Dentistry
17 Seemans Lane
Milford, CT 06460
www.SilverSandsVeterinary.com
The New England and NY Animal Dental Health Services
P 203-877-3221
F 203-877-8301
E-Mail DonDeForge100@gmail.com
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COMPLICATIONS IN ORAL SURGERY &  PERIODONTAL SURGERY IN COMPANION ANIMALS


The new Millennium has brought great advances to the oral care of companion animals.  Veterinary dentists are now preserving teeth routinely with root canal therapy.  Damaged dentition can be preserved with full jacket crowns or caps.
We are very close to tooth implants in animals becoming a reality.  These will be especially beneficial for working dogs.
Patients with advanced periodontal disease no longer have to suffer.  Through the usage of periodontal surgery; antibiotic implants; supportive periodontal therapy by an animal dentist; and excellent anti-plaque home care programs, pets can now have a quality and pain free life.  Teeth that formerly w…