Growth Factors

Our doctors are committed to using the latest technology to achieve the best result with the least amount of patient discomfort.

The doctors frequently use growth factors alone as well as combining them with bone graft material to perform bone augmentation for dental implants, to treat periodontal disease bone defects, and in treatment for gum recession. Periodontics of Greenville currently utilizes the following growth factors:

PRP (platelet-rich-plasma)

PRF (platelet-rich fibrin)

PRGF (plasma rich in growth factors)

GEM-21S (rh-PDGF)

Infuse (rh-BMP-2)

Emdogain (enamel matrix derivative)

These growth factors can be extremely helpful in hard and soft tissue engineering.