Tag: Free gingival graft

Socket Preservation: Absence of buccal bone plate in aesthetic front

The following 40-year old, non-smoking patient with no relevant illnesses was referred to us. He presented a long-term root canal with movement and pain in the upper left central incisor. There was more than 10mm of hollow and we suspected a vertical fracture. We proceeded to perform the extraction whereupon we confirmed that there was a vertical fracture up…
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Lower overdenture: improving soft tissues

4 weeks ago, we saw the case of a patient with 4 dental implants in the mandible, who had extensive bone defects. We explanted 2 implants and placed 4 new dental implants in the mandible for a lower overdenture. You can view the case at: Lower overdenture: explantation and implantation. After waiting 3 months for the osteointegration of the…
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Epithelial free graft in patients with perimplantitis

Today we present the case of a 39-year-old patient who came to the consultation because of pain “in the mandibular implants”. The patient had a fixed prosthesis over 6 implants, placed 4 years ago in another clinic. At the point of the consultation, she complained of pain and bleeding while chewing and brushing. Following removal…
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