Periodontics-gum disease

What is Periodontics?

Periodontics is a specialty to prevent, diagnose and treat gum disease

What is Gum Disease?

Gums that bleed with brushing, flossing, constant bad breath, swollen gums, gums that move away to show the root of the tooth, or bone loss.

Services we provide:

  • Consultations
  • Pocket reduction procedures like Gingivectomy (removing infected gum)
  • Implants
  • Gum graft surgery
  • Crown lengthening

Who we serve:

Adults: Yes
Children: Yes but restrictions apply
Special needs: Yes but restrictions apply

What to expect

Specialized care is provided by residents under the supervision of licensed periodontists. Because we are a teaching institution, appointments may take longer..

Appointments and referrals from general dentists

Call (414) 288-6279

Fax (414) 288-4595

Student studying on campus

Hours of operation

Aug. - May

Monday through Friday:
9 a.m. to noon;
1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

June - July

Monday through Friday:
9 a.m. to noon;
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

We are closed for university holidays

Please note

There will be road construction slowdowns and lane closures near the Dental School on 18th & Wisconsin Ave. starting May 1, 2018.