Dental periodontics is primarily concerned with treating and preventing serious gum infections such as periodontitis
Plaque is a soft yellow-grayish substance that adheres to the tooth surfaces including removable and fixed restorations.
Endodontic treatment treats the inside of the tooth. Endodontic treatment is necessary when the pulp becomes inflamed or infected.
Prosthodontics, a dental specialty, pertains to the diagnosis, treatment planning and rehabilitation of clinical conditions in relation to missing or deficient teeth