Journal of Dentistry and Oral Care
Challenges in Ortho - Perio Interaction – A Systemic Update
- 11Department of Orthodontics and Dent of acial Orthopaedics Gian Sagar Dental College and Hospital, Ram Nagar, India
- 22Professor and Head, Department of Periodontics - Gian Sagar Dental College & Hospital
Pooja Kapoor, Department of Orthodontics and Dent of acial Orthopaedics Gian Sagar Dental College and Hospital, Ram Nagar, India, Tel: 91-9501093618; E-mail: email@example.com
Kapoor, P., et al. Challenges in Ortho - Perio Interaction – A Systemic Update. (2017) J Dent Oral Care 3(2): 1- 2.
© 2017 Kapoor, P. This is an Open access article distributed under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
KeywordsOrtho-Perio interaction; Review
This article aims to provide the basic understanding of the interrelationship between orthodontic mechanotherapy in periodontally compromised situations for a complete update on the most recent view regarding the same in the best interest of the patients. While past studies have shown that orthodontic treatment can positively affect the periodontal health, recent reviews indicate an absence of reliable evidence for the positive effects of orthodontic therapy on patients’ periodontal status.