Wide blog crew checked in with OralDNA Labs to learn about the latest in
bacterial, genetic and viral testing. Their product, MyPerioPath, uses a
quick 30-second swish of saline solution to detect the presence and quantity of
specific bacteria associated with periodontal disease.
sat down with hygienist Anastasia Turchetta of Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina who
is passionate about educating her patients on the risks of periodontal diseases
and the importance of salivary testing. She challenges dentists
around the country to be proactive.
our job to educate and inform,” said Dr. Turchetta. My question is, we have the
technology and diagnostic services to do it, why aren’t we?”