What is a Periodontist?
A periodontist is a dentist who specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of periodontal disease, and in the placement of dental implants. Periodontists are also experts in the treatment of oral inflammation.
Dr. Cynthia Scheines
Board Certified Periodontist
Dr. Cynthia Scheines earned her D.D.S. degree (1997), her Masters in Periodontics (2001) and her Ph.D. in Dentistry (2005) in Argentina. She earned her certificate in Periodontics at the Oregon Health and Science University, Portland in 2015 and was awarded her Board Certification in 2016.
She has been in private practice and active in teaching for the past 20 years. An Assistant Professor in Argentina, she continued to teach while in Oregon and was an Assistant Professor at the Department of Periodontics, Oregon Health & Science University from 2009 to 2012. She moved to California in 2017 to become an Assistant Professor at the Advanced Specialty Education Program in Periodontics, School of Dentistry, Loma Linda University, CA where she still currently teaches.
Dr. Scheines is committed to providing each of her patients with the highest care and best dental treatment. Her dental practice offers advanced specialized knowledge about the science and clinical applications of implant dentistry. Dr. Scheines is a dual Board Certified Periodontist (Argentina & USA) and a Certified Phlebotomist Technician, allowing her to perform Platelet Rich Fibrin Technology offering a new approach to tissue regeneration and dental implants.
Dr. Scheines professional memberships include the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology, The Academy of Osseointegration, The American Academy of Implant Dentistry, American Board of Periodontology & Phlebotomist Training Specialist Association.
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