We have detected that you are using an Ad Blocker.
PracticeUpdate is free to end users but we rely on advertising to fund our site. Please consider supporting PracticeUpdate by whitelisting us in your ad blocker.
We have sent a message to the email address you have provided, . If this email is not correct, please update your settings with your correct address.
The email address you provided during registration, , does not appear to be valid. Please update your settings with a valid address before to continue using PracticeUpdate.
Please provide your AHPRA Number to ensure that you are given the correct level of access to our site.
Published in Clinical Dentistry

Expert Opinion / Commentary · December 06, 2022

2022 Top Story in Clinical Dentistry: Effect of Orthodontic Treatment on the Periodontal Health of Periodontally Compromised Patients

Written by
Conchita Martín DDS, PhD


Additional Info

  1. Gehlot M, Sharma R, Tewari S, et al. Effect of orthodontic treatment on periodontal health of periodontally compromised patients:A randomized controlled clinical trial. Angle Orthod. 2022;92(3):324-332.
  2. Caton JG, Armitage G, Berglundh T, et al. A new classification scheme for periodontal and peri-implant diseases and conditions – Introduction and key changes from the 1999 classification. J Clin Periodontol. 2018;45(Suppl 20):S1-S8.
  3. Herrera D, Sanz M, Kebschull M, et al. Treatment of stage IV periodontitis: The EFP S3 level clinical practice guideline. J Clin Periodontol. 2022;49(Suppl 24):4-71.
  4. Martin C, Celis B, Ambrosio N, et al. Effect of orthodontic therapy in periodontitis and non-periodontitis patients: a systematic review with meta-analysis. J Clin Periodontol. 2022;49(Suppl 24):72-101.
  5. Papageorgiou SN, Antonoglou GN, Michelogiannakis D, et al. Effect of periodontal–orthodontic treatment of teeth with pathological tooth flaring, drifting, and elongation in patients with severe periodontitis: A systematic review with meta-analysis. J Clin Periodontol. 2022;49(Suppl 24):102-120.
  6. Kloukos D, Roccuzzo A, Stähli A, et al. Effect of combined periodontal and orthodontic treatment of tilted molars and of teeth with intra-bony and furcation defects in stage-IV periodontitis patients: A systematic review. J Clin Periodontol. 2022;49(Suppl 24):121-148.
  7. Jepsen K, Tietmann C, Kutschera E, et al. The effect of timing of orthodontic therapy on the outcomes of regenerative periodontal surgery in patients with stage IV periodontitis: A multicenter randomized trial. J Clin Periodontol. 2021;48(10):1282-1292.

Disclosure statements are available on the authors' profiles:

Further Reading