Periodontology is a branch of dentistry dealing with the treatment of the teeth diseases and tissues around them.
So Periodontists are highly qualified dental professionals who specialize in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of periodontal diseases (a complex set of tissues that surround and hold the tooth in the bone) and other common gum diseases.
Periodontists specialize in such dental diseases as gingivitis, periodontal disease, stomatitis, teeth mobility and displaceability, bleeding gums and bad breath, removal of plaque and calculus, and others periodontal debridement, prevention of periodontal diseases.
Periodontal treatment can be done non-surgery or involve surgical care, it depends on the disease severity of each certain patient. Non-surgery periodontal treatments mentioned above. As for periodontal treatment involving surgery, it includes mucogingival incision, gingivectomy, gingivoplasty, and other periodontal flap surgery.