Gum recession many times goes under the radar because it is a gradual process.
However this condition can progress into advanced gum disease which affects up to a 12% of adults. The procedure used to correct this condition is called gum tissue graft. Your oral surgeon will resource to any of these three types of grafts depending on your specific needs and the condition of your gums.
- Free gingival grafts.
Candidates for this type of grafts are those ...