Gingival Grafting to Improve Cosmetics

1.) Gingival “Gum” Grafting to Cover Receded Teeth to Improve the Cosmetics

Pre-op picture displaying severe recession of the gum. The patient was very unhappy with the appearance.

Pre-op picture displaying severe recession of the gum. The patient was very unhappy with the appearance.

Post-operative picture showing the excellent root coverage she achieved and a great appearance when she smiles. The “fang” look is now gone.

Post-operative picture showing the excellent root coverage she achieved and a great appearance when she smiles. The “fang” look is now gone.

 These procedures greatly improved the cosmetics of this patients smile.

Many patients refrain from smiling due to unaesthetic conditions of their

teeth or gums. We can help!

2.) Gingival “Gum” Grafting to Cover Receded Roots to Improve Cosmetics

Pre-Op photo showing severe recession of the gum. This had the appearance of a "fang"

Pre-Op photo showing severe recession of the gum. This had the appearance of a "fang"

Post-Op picture displaying root coverage of the receded area and significantly improved cosmetics. 

Post-Op picture displaying root coverage of the receded area and significantly improved cosmetics. 

The same patient showing severe Pre-Op recession of the opposite side. 

The same patient showing severe Pre-Op recession of the opposite side. 

Excellent root overage following the gingival grafting procedure. 

Excellent root overage following the gingival grafting procedure. 

          These procedures greatly improved the cosmetics of this patients smile without altering her teeth. Many patients refrain from smiling due to unaesthetic conditions of their teeth or gums.