Case 1

Patient presented with recession and severe sensitivity. Treatment provided was a soft tissue procedure.

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Case 2

Patient presented with genetically thin tissue type and family history of recession. The patient was treated with the graftless sutureless pinhole technique. The procedure not only helped cover the exposed roots, but also improved the quality of the tissue to prevent further recession.

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Case 3

Patient presented with localized severe recession, root decay, and sensitivity. Treatment provided was gum repositioning.

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Case 4

Patient presented with recession and severe sensitivity. Treatment provided was a soft tissue procedure.

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Case 5

Patient presented with severe recession on a lower anterior tooth associated with high frenum attachment and lack of the protective gum layer. The patient was treated by simple tissue repositioning.

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Case 6

Patient presented with generalized recession. The recession was extremely unesthetic and was getting worse. The patient was treated with the graftless sutureless pinhole technique with great results.

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Case 7

Patient had severe recession on the lower anterior teeth with evident root cavities. The decay was removed and soft tissue was repositioned to allow for complete root coverage and gingival health.

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Case 8

Patient was treatment planned for a partial denture and needed a graft to allow for a restoration. Treatment provided was a gingival graft.

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Case 9

The pinhole surgical technique could also be used to graft around dental implants to improve the esthetic outcome of implant therapy.

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