Pinhole Surgery: A Breakthrough Treatment for Gum Recession
There are no grafts, no sutures, and no incisions needed with the Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique. It simply involves the adjustment of the existing tissue. This allows for a less painful process to stop gum recession.
Why Should Gum Recession Be Taken Seriously?
When gum recession occurs, the root structure of the tooth becomes exposed. This means that tooth decay and other problems can affect the teeth along the gumline and beneath it. Since healthy gums are essential for a healthy mouth, getting gum recession treated is important for lasting dental wellness.
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Quick and Easy Gum Restoration
During the Pinhole Surgical Technique, a needle is used to make a small hole in the patient’s existing gum tissue. Through this pinhole, special instruments are used to gently loosen the gum tissue.
These tools help expand and slide the gumline to cover the exposed root structure.
The Many Benefits of Pinhole Surgery
- Less discomfort for the patient after treatment
- Faster recovery for the patient than traditional grafting
- No need for uncomfortable sutures
- No need for scalpels or invasive surgical tools
- No need to take donor tissue from the patient’s palate
- Excellent, natural-looking, long-lasting results
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If you are dealing with gum recession, why wait? Pinhole Surgery is a minimally invasive procedure that does not require incisions. This is also paired with faster recovery times, so come restore your gums today.