Volunteers Needed for
Gum Disease Treatment Research Study
The Faculty and Staff of the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry
Center for Oral Health Research are conducting a clinical
research study on the treatment of gum disease.
You may be able to participate if you:
between the ages of 18 and 75;
or suspect that you have, gum disease; and
deep gum pockets associated with your gum disease.
This study will
evaluate the effects of treating gum disease by combining
a deep cleaning of gums and teeth with a new formulation
of the FDA-approved drug Periostat®.
will receive compensation for completing the study, and
all study treatments will be provided at no cost.
John Novak, B.D.S.,
Ph.D., is the investigator for this study. If you
are interested in learning more about this study, please
call Lisa Johnston at (859) 323-4923.