We welcome you to our practice! Our website is available as a resource to help you understand your course of periodontal treatment. You can find answers to many commonly asked questions about periodontal health and treatment, as well as comprehensive information about dental implants.
We offer a variety of periodontal therapies to help you achieve your optimal oral health. Many patients comment on our friendly and harmonious office environment. Our patients are often surprised at the level of ease and comfort they feel during their experience in our office. We are extremely proud of our welcoming and knowledgeable team members.
What is a periodontist?
Periodontist (“peri”-around, “odont”-tooth) is a dentist with three years of additional training, who specializes in the gum, bone, and connective tissues that surround and support your teeth- basically, everything that attaches your teeth to you. Dr. Scholes received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine at Oregon Health Sciences University, and then completed his residency in and received a Specialty Certificate in Periodontics and a Master’s Degree in Immunology at Northwestern University.
Dr. Scholes are experienced specialists in the treatment of periodontal disease and implantology. Dr. Scholes' Master’s degree in Immunology gives him an advanced level of knowledge in how periodontal diseases and systemic diseases (general body) impact each other. In addition to many tooth saving techniques, and our team can assist you and your dentist in creating your best smile.