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An additional therapeutic method for the treatment of various oral diseases is Phytotherapy, General health and immunity is enhanced by Phytotherapy. Herbs and their extracts has antimicrobial, antioxidative and anti-inflammatory properties. Aim of this review is to offer a basic overview of usage of herbal species in treatment of periodontitis. Besides routine treatment for periodontitis, the surgical and non-surgical periodontal therapy, the right combination of herbal plants and their extracts can improve the standard therapeutic procedure in patients with gingivitis and periodontal disease.