Periodontist - Berkeley, CA

Welcome to Keith Chertok, DDS

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Advanced, Conservative Treatment Options

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. 

Whether you need treatment for gum disease, permanent tooth replacement services with dental implants, or a gum graft to restore your beautiful smile, we are here to help you achieve your goals!

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Meet Our Periodontist

Keith Chertok, DDS

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.

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Periodontal Services In Berkeley, CA!

Laser Gum Disease Treatment

Our periodontist, Dr. Chertok, is trained to provide the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®) for patients with moderate to advanced stages of gum disease. If you have been holding off on treatment because of the trauma associated with traditional gum surgery, talk with Dr. Chertok about the benefits of laser gum surgery. LANAP® offers several benefits for patients, including a fast recovery time and minimal discomfort when compared with traditional surgery.

Dental Implants for Missing Teeth

If you have lost a single tooth or have several missing teeth, you may be a good candidate for dental implants. Dr. Chertok may recommend dental implants in conjunction with a bridge or dentures, depending on your situation. You can maintain a beautiful smile for life with the right tooth replacement procedures! We provide comprehensive periodontal solutions and can offer innovative treatments for optimal oral health, no matter what your dental needs might be. If you are seeking gum disease treatment or you're interested in dental implants, schedule your consultation with our periodontist in Berkeley, CA with Dr. Chertok today!

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What Is A Periodontist?

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.

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