This procedure is used to repair recession (loss of
gum tissue on usually "cheek" side of teeth often caused
by traumatic tooth brushing) and to treat exposed, sensitive root
surfaces. Additionally, gum grafting can replace stained soft tissues,
usually from previous root canal surgery.
Patient has veneers for two central incisors.
Exposed roots are sensitive and unesthetic
Gum grafting procedure has successfully repaired recession,
achieving coverage over exposed roots and augmenting zone of gum