If you are noticing signs of gum recession, Dr. Yazbeck may recommend the Pinhole Surgical Technique™ to restore the receding gum line. Since it is an incision free procedure, your gums will heal very quickly after treatment and you can enjoy immediate cosmetic benefits. Many patients who undergo this procedure are surprised by how painless the process and how quickly they see results!
Dr. Yazbeck, general dentist will create a small entry point in the gum tissue near the affected area. Through this opening, he will introduce specialized instruments that will enable him to loosen the tissue and reposition it to a better location on the tooth. Collagen strips are placed to aid in the healing process.
Gum Recession Surgery in Ahuntsic-Cartierville, Montreal
One of the common symptoms of gum disease is receding gums. The gums can also recede when you are being too aggressive when brushing or if you engage in teeth grinding or clenching habits. Even gum surgery can cause gum recession because healthy tissue has to be removed to eradicate the infection. The Pinhole Surgical Technique™ is a patented procedure that can be an alternative to gum grafting. With this procedure, Dr. Yazbeck, general dentist can restore the gum line without cutting away existing gum tissue.
If you are worried about the effects of receding gums and want to learn about alternatives to traditional gum surgery in Ahuntsic-Cartierville, Montreal, schedule an appointment with Dr. Yazbeck, general dentist today. The Pinhole Surgical Technique™ may be the best course of treatment for you!