Dr. Maria Patino, DDS MS
Dr. Patino has been with Aurora Orthodontics & Periodontics since 2013, and has always provided outstanding periodontic care to our patients. Dr. Patino earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1994 and then went on to earn additional degrees within the field of Periodontics in 2001.
Dr. Patino approaches treatments by first looking for how to treat your periodontal needs with the least invasive option.
Non-surgical treatments include:
- Scaling and root planing
- Chemotherapeutic irrigation
- Direct delivery of antibiotics
- Supportive periodontal maintenance
If your situation cannot be treated with non-surgical treatments, then Dr. Patino will recommend the procedure that is best suited to the condition of your teeth and gums.
Surgical treatments include:
- Dental implants
- Pocket depth reduction
- Soft-tissue graft
- Bone grafting/tissue regeneration
- Gum grafting
- Root coverage procedures
- Crown lengthening (Gummy Smile)
- Cosmetic Gum Sculpting
Dr. Patino is ready to answer all of your periodontic questions! Simply use the form provided at our Contact Us & Comment Form page.