Grosse Pointe & Shelby Township

Periodontics in SE Michigan

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Periodontal disease is an advanced form of gum disease which has severe health consequences. Need a periodontist in Michigan? Contact us today!

At Pointe Dental Group, we offer the following periodontal services:

  • Pocket reduction surgery to treat periodontal disease
  • Extracting hopeless teeth and placing immediate dental implants
  • Bone grafting to build sites for future implant placement (GBR: guided bone regeneration)
  • Sinus lift or simultaneous implant placement for maxillary teeth replacement
  • Treatment of implant related complications (peri-implantitis)
  • Bone grafting to regenerate new bone around teeth (GTR: guided tissue regeneration)
  • Soft tissue grafting to treat root recessions (or to prevent root recessions)
  • Gingival surgery to treat gummy smile line
  • Removal of gingival pigmentation/discoloration
  • Frenum release before/after orthodontic treatment
  • Surgical exposure of impacted teeth during orthodontic treatment
  • Oral cancer screening and tissue biopsy
  • Wisdom teeth (third molar) extractions
Dr. Joanne Yihan

Dr. Joanne Yihan

At Pointe Dental Group, we offer specialized treatment for severe gum disease and periodontal disease.

Dr. Yihan is Pointe Dental Group's periodontist in Michigan who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of periodontal disease. She is extensively educated in periodontal procedures, including dental implants and cosmetic gum enhancement procedures.

Your periodontal status will be monitored throughout your routine cleaning visit. If any problem is noticed, you will be evaluated by Dr. Yihan.

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Dr. Whitney D. Weiner

Dr. Whitney D. Weiner

Dr. Whitney D. Weiner is another one of Pointe Dental Group’s respected periodontists, specializing in periodontal disease diagnosis and treatment. Her extensive research into inflammation and genetic susceptibility to disease have been recognized nationally, and she has received numerous awards.

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What Patients Say About Pointe Dental Periodontics in Michigan

“Excellent periodontic maintenance, dental care and oral surgery professionals.”

-Michael Glick