Welcome to Tooth Rock Periodontics. We congratulate you on taking the first step toward a healthy smile. At Tooth Rock Periodontics your health is our first priority. Please utilize this website as a resource. It will help you better understand your course of treatment and answer questions related to periodontal therapy.

Dr. Galya Raz and Dr. Bruce Johnson are specialists in periodontics and implantology. We specialize in conservative and surgical treatment of gum disease including cosmetic procedures to aesthetically enhance your smile, as well as dental implants that can replace single or multiple missing teeth.

At Tooth Rock Periodontics we strive to make your visits with us as comfortable and pleasant as possible. We strongly believe that comfort and confidence are key components of quality dental care.

We are extraordinarily proud of our staff, which is comprised of caring and dedicated professionals many of whom have been in the field for decades. They ensure that patient surgical and administrative needs are met as efficiently and smoothly as possible.

Our goal is to make you feel comfortable and relaxed. We are here to listen to your questions and concerns and to help provide solutions leading to your better health. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions regarding your care. Our phone number is Poway Office Phone Number 858-485-1180 and our fax number is 858-485-1426.

What is a periodontist?

A periodontist is a dentist who specializes in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of periodontal (gum) disease and in the placement and maintenance of dental implants. Periodontist are experts in the treatment of all forms of periodontal conditions, including gingivitis, periodontitis, tooth loss, inflammation and gingival recession. 

The American Dental Association recognizes periodontics as one of the nine specialties of dentistry. Periodontists receive extensive training, including three years of additional education beyond dental school. 

By choosing a specialist you will benefit from the latest procedures for treating periodontal disease and placing dental implants tailored to your needs. In addition, Dr. Raz can perform cosmetic periodontal procedures to help you achieve the smile you desire.