Welcome to the office of Dr. Keith Chertok, your periodontist in Berkeley, CA for laser gum disease treatment, receding gums procedures, and advanced periodontal therapies designed to restore your oral health. Dr. Chertok and our team are committed to providing patients with a high level of dental care and offer a range of innovative treatments to address gum disease, gum recession, and other oral health problems.
Our periodontal practice specializes in implant dentistry and laser gum surgery, and we use the latest technologies to ensure our patients receive the highest quality of dental care in Berkeley, CA.
Dr. Keith Chertok graduated in the top 5% of his class from the New York University College of Dentistry and was elected to the honor society Omicron Kappa Upsilon. He received the Quintessence Award for excellence in Periodontics and went on to complete a Hospital Residency program at the New York VA hospital.
Dr. Chertok then came to California to study at UCSF where he received his specialty training in Periodontics and Implantology. He taught at the Dugoni School of Dentistry (UoP) and UCSF dental school, and continues his love of teaching by offering continuing education courses to dentists and dental hygienists.
For ten years Dr. Chertok was the attending periodontist in charge of periodontal education for the dental residents at the Veterans Hospital Healthcare System of Northern California at Mare Island. Outside the office, Dr. Chertok enjoys spending time hiking and biking with his wife and two boys.
A periodontist in Berkley, CA is a dental specialist who focuses on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of gum diseases and other conditions that affect the supporting structures of the teeth.
There are several reasons why you might choose to visit a periodontist. They can provide specialized care for gum inflammation, gum recession, and periodontal disease.
Periodontists also offer expertise in dental implant placement and can address complex cases that require advanced periodontal procedures.
By seeking treatment from a periodontist, you can ensure that you receive specialized care tailored to your gum and periodontal needs.