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Periodontics

Periodontics is the specialty of dentistry concerned with the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and conditions of the supporting and surrounding tissues of the teeth or their substitutes and the maintenance of the health, function, and aesthetics of these structures and tissues.

The National Dental Speciality Examination (NDSE) in Periodontics tests a candidate’s knowledge and clinical competence in Periodontics at the specialty level in Canada.