Recession occurs when the gum tissue pulls away from the tooth and the roots are exposed. Recession makes teeth very susceptible to decay because the root surfaces are much softer than enamel. Gum grafting can be done on front and back teeth.
Why should I have gum grafting?
How is dry mouth related to recession?
Gum Grafting to cover Recession
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A dental implant is placed into the bone to simulate a root. Once the implant has healed your dentist will place the crown.
Periodontal surgery is performed on patients who have periodontal disease in order to reduce pockets.