Gingivectomy

What is Gingivectomy?

Gingivectomy means excision of the gingiva. By removing the pocket wall, gingivectomy provides visibility and accessibility for complete calculus removal and thorough smoothing of the roots, creating a favorable environment for gingival healing and restoration of a physiologic gingival contour.

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Gingivectomy can be performed by various techniques.

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Hi!
Im having terrible mouth gum swelling, and I know it is not because i am not brushing or flossing my teeths because I am very precousious with...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
inflammatory gingival hyperplasia, scaling,surgery

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for your query. I have gone through your query.
As far as...

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Area between top two front teeth has remained irritaited ever since an aggressive sonic cleaning of my teeth about 6 months ago. I would guess it...

doctor1 MD

Hi Darrell,

since the time period written in your is long i.e 6 months.

if it is because of irritation, then it would have gone after deep...

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hello doctor,
i had gum smile, i wanted to design my smile so i had gingivectomy after that I got veneers
i had gingivectomy surgery one month ago...

doctor1 MD

Hi. Welcome to Healthcaremagic.
I read your query. As you mentioned having a yellow spot on gums after having gingivectomy and veeners, have you...

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