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American Academy of Periodontology

Contact Information

737 N. Michigan Avenue
Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60611-6660

1-800-282-4867 (Voice - Toll-free)
312-787-5518 (Voice)
312-787-3670 (FAX)

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The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) is a 7900-member association of dental professionals specializing in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the gums and supporting structures of the teeth and in the placement and maintenance of dental implants. Periodontics is one of nine dental specialties recognized by the American Dental Association.



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Date Entered: 11/20/1998
Date Edited: 12/20/2012
Date Revised: 7/13/2004
Health Referral Number: HR2957
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