Revelstoke Dental Centre in Revelstoke, BC provides gum grafting for patients looking to restore receding gums by thickening the area around the teeth.
Gum recession can occur due to:
A gum graft procedure can last anywhere from 1-2 hours, depending on your level of gum recession.
It may take a few weeks for your mouth to fully heal. You should be able to return to normal activities the day after your procedure.
The dentist will give you specific instructions regarding after care. It is imperative that you follow the outlined instructions.
Like every dental treatment, there are always risks involved and success depends on a number of factors, including proper follow-up care.
Let your dentist know if you experience any unusual symptoms following the procedure.