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Dr Mendrinos and Dr Bredologos Family and Cosmetic Dentistry | Gingival / Gum Grafting in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach Dental Center

 Family and Cosmetic Dentistry

1917 Laskin Road Ste 106      Virginia Beach, Virginia 23454

(757) 425-2794

   

Gingival / Gum Grafting
 
Dr Mendrinos and Dr Bredologos Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Virginia Beach VA

Gingivitis and in its advanced state, periodontitis, has a profound effect on the gums. As gingivitis progresses, more and more bacteria and plaque builds up, causing the gums to stretch. The end result it large pockets, that once they are cleaned out, remain on your gum line. These pockets cause the gums to recede, which aesthetically not pleasing to the eye. When the gums recede, an abnormal amount of tooth structure is exposed.

Gum grafting is the corrective procedure that restores the gum to its natural, healthy state. Using soft gum tissue from the roof of the mouth, the receded gums are grafted. The goal if the graft is to cover exposed tooth and root surfaces with grafted on oral tissue.  This grafting encourages new tissue growth that will enable the gums to return to its original position around the teeth. The procedure is routine and entails a minimal amount of downtime and discomfort.

 
 
 
Virginia Beach Dentist | Gingival / Gum Grafting. Stelianos Bredologos and Dr. Maria Bredologos Mendrinos is a Virginia Beach Dentist.
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