Soft Tissue Graft For Receding Gum

Gum recession refers to exposure of roots of teeth caused by loss of gum tissue or retraction of gingival margin on roots from normal gum line.

Problems with gum recession

Reason

Soft tissue graft helps to cover expose root and prevents further recession.

Treatment

Soft tissue graft is used for receding gum.graft is thick layer of gum taken from patient own mouth.graft can be taken from palate,from adjacent tooth of receding gum and from same tooth.