At the PerioCentre, our registered dental hygienists are all very experienced and they take care of our patients and maintain their optimum oral health through regular and thorough cleanings of teeth and dental implants, with the patients comfort a priority. They will also aid in oral hygiene instructions to ensure optimum care of your teeth and dental implants. They work closely with our specialists and help in detecting early signs of dental, periodontal and peri-implant disease as well as assist our patients in understanding the periodontal disease process (causes and prevention), and the impacts on overall systemic health.
About PerioCentre in Saskatoon, SK
MEET OUR PERIODONTIST
Dr. Trudy Nwachukwu
BDS, MDPH, Dip(PDS),MRCPS(Glasg),MFD RCSI, MDent(Perio), FRCD(C)
Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology
CERTIFIED SPECIALIST IN PERIODONTICS
Dr. Trudy Nwachukwu received her dental surgery degree in 2004. After practicing general dentistry for several years, she moved to Manitoba and completed a three-year specialty training program in Periodontics, graduating with a Masters of Dentistry, Periodontics, from the University of Manitoba in 2016. She is a board-certified specialist in periodontics.
Dr. Trudy is both Canadian and American boards certified. She is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. She also teaches undergraduate dental students as a part-time faculty member at the University of Saskatchewan College of Dentistry.
Dr. Trudy is a published author in scientific journals and has given multiple lectures/provided multiple continuing professional education events for the Saskatchewan dental community. She has partnered with the Canadian Dental Association to make periodontal videos/webinars to aid knowledge networking amongst dentists. She also collaborates regularly with the College of Dental Surgeons of Saskatchewan’s annual oral health conference where she serves as an invited speaker.
She is proud to offer the highest level of patient care to our community, and enjoys many recreational activities with her husband and three kids.