Dr. Tina Choo completed her BDSc. at the University of Western Australia in 2002, worked in general practice for 5 years before undertaking specialist postgraduate training in periodontics at the University of Adelaide in 2008. Following this, she returned to work in Perth and Kalgoorlie as a periodontist since 2011. Dr. Choo enjoys lecturing and tutoring dentistry and post-graduate students in periodontics at UWA (Oral Health Centre of Western Australia) since 2011. She regularly lectures on periodontics and dental implants to students and dentists both locally and interstate.
Dr. Choo has a keen interest in the field of bone regeneration and her research has been published in a respected international journal. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in the special stream of Periodontics, as well as a committee member for the Australian Society of Periodontology.
Management of patients with moderate or advance periodontal disease can be challenging. Treatment generally involves non-surgical debridement. However, the use of antibiotics and mouth rinses as an adjunct may also ...Read More