The Department of Periodontology has a wide range of activities covering all aspects of clinical Periodontics as well as basic research including pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment of periodontal diseases and implant dentistry. To carry out research projects, the core research technologies of the department are assembled with microbiology, immunology, cell biology, molecular biology and biomaterial science.
The patient care programs are active and varied. State-of-the-art techniques such as implants and regeneration are used daily. The research programs are numerous and diverse. These include clinical research programs in the diagnosis and treatment of periodontal disease, modelling of the progression of periodontal disease, studies of new regenerative and implant techniques, and studies of the link between periodontal disease and systemic diseases.