The Department of Periodontology
The Department of Periodontology, West China School of Stomatology, Sichuan University is one of the earliest and largest specialty departments built according to international standards in China. It is also one of the national key clinical specialties. The department has a number of well-known experts and a well-qualified and passionate team of periodontists, equipped with world-class periodontal instruments and equipment, including various types of lasers, perioscopy, microsurgical instruments. The department is dedicated to providing diverse and comprehensive treatment for periodontal diseases and conditions including gingivitis, periodontitis, periodontitis as a manifestation of systemic diseases, gingival hyperplasia, epulis, oral odor, and mucogingival deformities (such as gingival recession, abnormal frenum attachment, root surface exposure), peri-implant disease, etc. The treatments include supragingival scaling, scaling and root planing, air-polishing, supportive periodontal treatment and a wide variety of periodontal surgeries, such as gingivectomy, periodontal flap surgery, periodontal regeneration surgery, crown lengthening surgery, mucogingival esthetic surgery, widening of the attached gingiva, etc.