gingivoplasty

Summary

Summary: Surgical reshaping of the gingivae and papillae for correction of deformities (particularly enlargements) and to provide the gingivae with a normal and functional form, the incision creating an external bevel. (Dorland, 28th ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Periodontal plastic surgical indications in the restorative practice
    Robert A Faiella
    Massachusetts Dental Society, USA
    J Mass Dent Soc 53:26-8. 2005
  2. ncbi Orthodontic characteristics of maxillary arch deficiency in 5-year-old patients undergoing unilateral cleft lip and palate repair with and without early gingivoplasty
    Anna Wojtaszek-Slominska
    Department of Orthodontics Head Dr A Wojtaszek Slominska, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 38:155-9. 2010
  3. ncbi The use of periodontal plastic surgery procedures in aiding esthetic restorative results
    Robert A Levine
    Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 24:729-34, 736, 738 passim; quiz 741. 2003
  4. ncbi Hard and soft tissue augmentation in implant therapy using acellular dermal matrix
    Terrence J Griffin
    Department of Periodontology, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 24:352-61. 2004
  5. ncbi Coverage of localized gingival recessions: comparison of micro- and macrosurgical techniques
    Rino Burkhardt
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 32:287-93. 2005
  6. ncbi Connective tissue-bone onlay graft with enamel matrix derivative for treatment of gingival recession: a case report
    Takeshi Nozawa
    Association of Niigata Regenerative and Reconstructive Dentistry, Japan
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 22:559-65. 2002
  7. ncbi Coronally advanced flap: the post-surgical position of the gingival margin is an important factor for achieving complete root coverage
    Giovan Paolo Pini Prato
    Department of Periodontology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Periodontol 76:713-22. 2005
  8. ncbi The roke of periodontal plastic surgery in esthetic dentistry
    Edward P Allen
    Tex Dent J 119:1008-15. 2002
  9. ncbi Management of inter-dental/inter-implant papilla
    Laura Zetu
    Department of Peridontics, University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 32:831-9. 2005
  10. ncbi The connective tissue graft: a comparative clinical evaluation of wound healing at the palatal donor site. A preliminary study
    Massimo Del Pizzo
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Clin Periodontol 29:848-54. 2002

Research Grants

  1. Diabetes: Implant Integration, Success, and Benefit
    Thomas W Oates; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Uptake of Fluoroquinolones and Tetracyclines by Gingiva
    John Walters; Fiscal Year: 2003
  3. Oral Health Research Training
    MICHAEL REDDY; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. Aggressive Periodontitis and Formylpeptide Receptor SNPs
    John Walters; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. UAB Oral Health Research Curriculum Innovation
    MICHAEL REDDY; Fiscal Year: 2008

Detail Information

Publications194 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Periodontal plastic surgical indications in the restorative practice
    Robert A Faiella
    Massachusetts Dental Society, USA
    J Mass Dent Soc 53:26-8. 2005
    ..The ability to counsel in an informed way-outside the restorative arena-allows dentists to demonstrate their true commitment to the best outcome for the person they are dedicated to serve, the patient...
  2. ncbi Orthodontic characteristics of maxillary arch deficiency in 5-year-old patients undergoing unilateral cleft lip and palate repair with and without early gingivoplasty
    Anna Wojtaszek-Slominska
    Department of Orthodontics Head Dr A Wojtaszek Slominska, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 38:155-9. 2010
    ..maxillary arch morphology in 5-year-old children treated for unilateral cleft lip and palate (UCLP) with early gingivoplasty (EGP) and without this procedure (non-EGP)...
  3. ncbi The use of periodontal plastic surgery procedures in aiding esthetic restorative results
    Robert A Levine
    Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 24:729-34, 736, 738 passim; quiz 741. 2003
    ..Working closely with an esthetic-driven periodontal office using evidence-based procedures can set the stage for a truly esthetic restoration...
  4. ncbi Hard and soft tissue augmentation in implant therapy using acellular dermal matrix
    Terrence J Griffin
    Department of Periodontology, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 24:352-61. 2004
    ..It also enhanced patient comfort and satisfaction with the procedure. All three cases demonstrated excellent functional and esthetic results for both the patients and professionals involved in the therapy...
  5. ncbi Coverage of localized gingival recessions: comparison of micro- and macrosurgical techniques
    Rino Burkhardt
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 32:287-93. 2005
    ..The surgical coverage is mainly indicated for aesthetic reasons and may be accomplished with pedicled flaps in conjunction with or without the use of connective tissue grafts...
  6. ncbi Connective tissue-bone onlay graft with enamel matrix derivative for treatment of gingival recession: a case report
    Takeshi Nozawa
    Association of Niigata Regenerative and Reconstructive Dentistry, Japan
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 22:559-65. 2002
    ..This technique is useful for esthetic restoration placement with an intracrevicular margin on teeth with a thin, receding gingiva...
  7. ncbi Coronally advanced flap: the post-surgical position of the gingival margin is an important factor for achieving complete root coverage
    Giovan Paolo Pini Prato
    Department of Periodontology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Periodontol 76:713-22. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi The roke of periodontal plastic surgery in esthetic dentistry
    Edward P Allen
    Tex Dent J 119:1008-15. 2002
  9. ncbi Management of inter-dental/inter-implant papilla
    Laura Zetu
    Department of Peridontics, University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 32:831-9. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi The connective tissue graft: a comparative clinical evaluation of wound healing at the palatal donor site. A preliminary study
    Massimo Del Pizzo
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Clin Periodontol 29:848-54. 2002
    ....
  11. ncbi Acellular dermal matrix for mucogingival surgery: a meta-analysis
    Ricardo Gapski
    Department of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    J Periodontol 76:1814-22. 2005
    ..The purpose of this meta-analysis was to compare the efficacy of ADM-based root coverage (RC) and ADM-based increase in keratinized tissues to other commonly used mucogingival surgeries...
  12. ncbi Comparative study of two root coverage procedures: a 24-month follow-up multicenter study
    Ofer Moses
    Department of Periodontology, The Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Periodontol 77:195-202. 2006
    ....
  13. ncbi A promising periodontal procedure for the treatment of adjacent gingival recession defects
    Tolga Fikret Tözüm
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Sihhiye Ankara, Turkey
    J Can Dent Assoc 69:155-9. 2003
    ..These benefits underline the appropriateness of this technique, which improves the success rate of connective tissue grafting and increases the amount of root coverage...
  14. ncbi The functional and aesthetic indications for soft-tissue (gingival) grafting
    Laura Minsk
    University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, USA
    Dent Today 23:102-5; quiz 105. 2004
  15. ncbi A gingival cul-de-sac following a root coverage procedure with a subepithelial connective tissue submerged graft
    Pein Chi Wei
    Department of Periodontics, Division of Dentistry, Lin Kou Medical Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Periodontol 74:1376-80. 2003
    ..However, even with a successful result, complications may occasionally occur...
  16. ncbi Evaluation of human recession defects treated with coronally advanced flaps and either enamel matrix derivative or connective tissue. Part 2: Histological evaluation
    Michael K McGuire
    Department of Periodontics, University of Texas, Dental Branch Houston and Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX, USA
    J Periodontol 74:1126-35. 2003
    ..This paper presents a human case report detailing the histological nature of the attachment of these two treatments to the root surfaces previously exposed by recession...
  17. ncbi Complications with surgical procedures utilizing connective tissue grafts: a follow-up of 500 consecutively treated cases
    Randall J Harris
    Department of Periodontology, University of Nebraska School of Dentistry, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 25:449-59. 2005
    ..Based on the results of this study, the incidence and severity of complications seemed to be clinically acceptable...
  18. ncbi Bilaminar techniques for the treatment of recession-type defects. A comparative clinical study
    G Zucchelli
    Department of Periodontology, Bologna University, Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Periodontol 30:862-70. 2003
    ..The aim of the present split-mouth study was to compare the treatment outcome of two surgical approaches of the bilaminar procedure in terms of (i) root coverage and (ii) aesthetic appearance of the surgically treated sites...
  19. ncbi Prerestorative periodontal plastic surgery. Creating the gingival framework for the ideal smile
    Cheryl Townsend
    Dent Today 23:130-3. 2004
  20. ncbi Evidence-based mucogingival therapy. Part 2: Ordinary and individual patient data meta-analyses of surgical treatment of recession using complete root coverage as the outcome variable
    Carlo Clauser
    Accademia Toscana Ricerca Odontostomatologica ATRO, Florence, Italy
    J Periodontol 74:741-56. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to illustrate the differences between meta-analyses applied to summarized and individual patient data (IPD) and to present suggestions for reducing the costs of IPD meta-analysis...
  21. ncbi Double-fold connective tissue pedicle graft: a novel approach for ridge augmentation
    Diego Orlando Gasparini
    Department of Periodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of the North East, Corrientes, Argentina
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 24:280-7. 2004
    ..The present clinical report describes a novel surgical procedure to treat these deformities...
  22. ncbi Achieving gingival esthetics
    Michael S Reddy
    University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry, Department of Periodontology, 35294, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:295-304; quiz 337-8. 2003
    ..This no longer is true. The goal of this article is to show how esthetic crown-lengthening procedures, papillary regeneration and root coverage may enhance the overall esthetic results of periodontal treatment...
  23. ncbi Treatment of adjacent gingival recessions with subepithelial connective tissue grafts and the modified tunnel technique
    Tolga F Tozum
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Quintessence Int 34:7-13. 2003
    ..This surgical modification was based on the tunnel technique without vertical incisions, where the partial dissection was converted to a full-thickness dissection at the mucogingival area to supply more blood vessels...
  24. ncbi Alterations in location of the mucogingival junction 5 years after coronally repositioned flap surgery
    Cem A Gurgan
    Ankara University Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Periodontology, Ankara, Turkey
    J Periodontol 75:893-901. 2004
    ..The aim of this clinical study was to evaluate whether the mucogingival junction (MGJ) reverts back towards its original location following coronally repositioned flap (CRF) procedure over a 5-year follow-up period...
  25. ncbi Coronally positioned flap with subepithelial connective tissue graft for root coverage: various indications and flap designs
    Antonio Fernando Martorelli de Lima
    Department of Prosthodontics and Periodontics, School of Dentistry at Piracicaba, University of Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Int Acad Periodontol 8:53-60. 2006
    ..An effective and predictable treatment modality, such as the coronally positioned flap combined with the subepithelial connective tissue graft, should be considered when treatment planning for gingival recession defects...
  26. ncbi Subepithelial connective tissue grafts in the treatment of multiple recession-type defects
    Luiz Armando Chambrone
    Discipline of Periodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Methodist University of Sao Paulo, Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil
    J Periodontol 77:909-16. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the results obtained with a connective tissue graft placed under a coronally advanced flap for the treatment of multiple gingival recessions...
  27. ncbi [Paradontal plastic surgery: treatment of gingival recession using a gliding flap with a deep conjunctive graft]
    B Straub
    Service de Stomatologie de Chirurgie Maxillo faciale et Chirurgie Plastique de la Face, Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud
    Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac 107:361-5. 2006
  28. ncbi Predictable multiple site root coverage using an acellular dermal matrix allograft
    R D Henderson
    School of Dentistry, University of Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Periodontol 72:571-82. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Treatment with ADM was an effective and predictable procedure for root coverage. The orientation of the material did not affect the treatment outcome for any of the parameters tested...
  29. ncbi Subepithelial connective-tissue graft: the tunnel technique
    F Fred Farhat
    Department of Periodontics, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 28:350-3. 2007
  30. ncbi Subepithelial connective tissue graft for root coverage: a case report of an unusual late complication of epithelial origin
    Andreas O Parashis
    Section of Periodontology, College of Dentistry, The Ohio State University Health Sciences Center, Columbus, OH 43218 2357, USA
    J Periodontol 78:2051-6. 2007
    ..Late SCTG complications also are reviewed...
  31. ncbi Patient outcomes following subepithelial connective tissue graft and free gingival graft procedures
    Jeffrey R Wessel
    Section of Periodontology, College of Dentistry, Ohio State University Health Sciences Center, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Periodontol 79:425-30. 2008
    ..Reports on postoperative periodontal patient outcomes are limited. The aim of this observational trial was to compare patient-based outcomes for CTGs and FGGs...
  32. ncbi Long-term results of root coverage with connective tissue in the envelope technique: a report of 20 cases
    Matthias Rossberg
    Department of Periodontology, Center for Dental, Oral, and Maxillofacial Medicine, University Hospital of Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 28:19-27. 2008
    ..Baseline recession height had a negative influence and location at a canine had a positive influence on the percentage of relative root coverage. All patients judged the situation at the respective teeth as improved...
  33. ncbi Bilaminar technique in the treatment of a deep cervical abrasion defect
    Monica Mele
    Department of Periodontology and Implantology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 28:63-71. 2008
    ..The graft, by acting as a "biologic filler" or space maintainer inside the concave abrasion area, stabilized the covering flap and helped restore a correct tooth emergence profile...
  34. ncbi Soft tissue dehiscence coverage around endosseous implants: a prospective cohort study
    R Burkhardt
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 19:451-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the healing outcome of soft tissue dehiscence coverage at implant sites...
  35. ncbi Introduction to the SES technique: a composite of surgical modifications which simplify the subepithelial connective tissue graft technique
    Taeheon Kang
    Department of Periodontics, Nova Southeastern University, College of Dental Medicine, Davie, Florida, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 29:172, 174-6, 178-80. 2008
    ..Several cases demonstrate the potential of the SES technique to facilitate the connective tissue graft procedure...
  36. ncbi [Root coverage techniques--a literature review and a case report]
    A Hirsch
    The Hebrew University, Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Israel
    Refuat Hapeh Vehashinayim 24:59-69, 95. 2006
    ..A case report, in which various techniques were implemented, is presented. Dentists should be aware of treatment options and their predictability, so that appropriate treatment modalities could be offered to patients...
  37. ncbi Techniques for root coverage
    Keerthana Satheesh
    University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, USA
    Northwest Dent 81:40-2. 2002
  38. ncbi Root coverage with subepithelial connective tissue grafts and modified tunnel technique. An evaluation of long-term results
    Tolga F Tozum
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    N Y State Dent J 72:38-41. 2006
    ..14 mm after 36 months. The results of the present clinical study demonstrated that the SCTG with modified tunnel approach was an effective periodontal plastic surgery method to cover the exposed roots...
  39. ncbi Soft tissue root coverage as treatment for cervical abrasion and caries
    P M Camargo
    UCLA School of Dentistry, USA
    Gen Dent 49:299-304. 2001
    ..The rationale for root coverage with soft tissue grafts is reviewed and two cases are presented of successful root coverage procedures in which gingival recession associated with cervical abrasion and caries was present...
  40. ncbi Comparative clinical evaluation of acellular dermal matrix allograft and connective tissue graft for the treatment of gingival recession
    M E Rahmani
    Graduate Program, School of Dentistry and Dental Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
    J Contemp Dent Pract 7:63-70. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to compare the ADMA with the conventional subepithelial connective tissue graft (SCTG) in the treatment of gingival recession."..
  41. ncbi Current trends in gingival recession coverage--part I: the tunnel connective tissue graft
    Andre P Saadoun
    Pract Proced Aesthet Dent 18:433-8; quiz 440. 2006
    ..Part II of this discussion will present alternative techniques in treating gingival recession...
  42. ncbi Treatment of gingival recessions by combined periodontal regenerative technique, guided tissue regeneration, and subpedicle connective tissue graft. A comparative clinical study
    Michele Paolantonio
    University G D Annunzio, Chieti, School of Dentistry, Department of Periodontology, Italy
    J Periodontol 73:53-62. 2002
    ....
  43. ncbi Root coverage and papilla reconstruction using autogenous osseous and connective tissue grafts
    R Azzi
    Department of Periodontology, University of Paris VII, France
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 21:141-7. 2001
    ..This case report demonstrates a surgical procedure that has not been reported to date for papilla reconstruction to enhance periodontal esthetics...
  44. ncbi Use of a serially layered, double connective tissue graft approach to enhance maxillary anterior esthetics
    S Maurer
    Department of Periodontology, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 21:497-503. 2001
    ....
  45. ncbi Modified coronally advanced flap associated with a subepithelial connective tissue graft for the treatment of adjacent multiple gingival recessions
    Paulo F M Carvalho
    Department of Periodontics, São Leopoldo Mandic Dental Research Institute, Campinas, Sao Paulo SP, Brazil
    J Periodontol 77:1901-6. 2006
    ....
  46. ncbi Coronally positioned flap with or without acellular dermal matrix graft in gingival recessions: a histometric study
    Enilson A Sallum
    Department of Prosthodontics and Periodontics, Division of Periodontics, School of Dentistry at Piracicaba, State University of Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Dent 19:128-32. 2006
    ..To evaluate, histometrically, the healing of gingival recession treated by coronally positioned flaps (CPF) with or without acellular dermal matrix (ADM) as a subepithelial graft...
  47. ncbi Case reports of a new syndrome associating gingival fibromatosis and dental abnormalities in a consanguineous family
    Hercilio Martelli-Júnior
    Stomatology Clinic, Dental School, University of Montes Claros, Montes Claros, MG, Brazil
    J Periodontol 79:1287-96. 2008
    ..This article reports one kindred affected by a syndrome characterized by GF associated with dental abnormalities (DA) including generalized thin hypoplastic amelogenesis imperfecta (AI)...
  48. ncbi Gingival fibromatosis, short stature, border-line IQ, facial dysmorphism and hepatomegaly
    I Marakoglu
    Cumhuriyet University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Periodontology, Sivas, Turkey
    Genet Couns 16:161-5. 2005
    ..Full mouth gingivectomy and gingivoplasty were performed...
  49. ncbi Multidisciplinary approach on rehabilitation of primary teeth traumatism repercussion on the permanent successor: 6-year follow-up case report
    A C V Mello-Moura
    Research and Clinical Center of Dental Trauma in Primary Teeth, Pediatric Dentistry, Departamento de Ortodontia e Odontopediatria, Faculdade de Odontologia, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 27:125-30. 2009
    ..b>Gingivoplasty was carried out with high-intensity Diode Laser, followed by aesthetic restoration with compound resin...
  50. ncbi Oral and dental abnormalities in Barber-Say syndrome
    Fabiana Martins
    Department of Oral Pathology, Special Care Dentistry Center, School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Med Genet A 152:2569-73. 2010
    ..Oral examination revealed macrostomia, broad alveolar ridges, gingival fibromatosis, taurodontism, delayed tooth eruption, and malocclusion. Dental treatment included gingivoplasty and orthodontic treatment.
  51. ncbi [Esthetics restoration after rapid orthodontic extrusion of subgingivally fractured incisor: a case report]
    Jun Ji
    Dept of Orthodontics, The Stomatological Hospital Affiliated to Medical School of Nanjing University, Nanjing 210008, China
    Hua Xi Kou Qiang Yi Xue Za Zhi 25:206-7. 2007
    ..b>Gingivoplasty was performed around...
  52. ncbi An unusual case of generalized severe gingival enlargement during pregnancy
    Crystal L McIntosh
    Department of Periodontology, Howard University of Dentistry, Washington, DC, USA
    Gen Dent 58:e272-8. 2010
    ..Surgical therapy for the gingival enlargement included gingivectomy and gingivoplasty of all quadrants, which reduced the size of the enlarged gingiva...
  53. ncbi A biological conservative approach to complex traumatic dento-alveolar lesions
    Enrico Spinas
    Department of Odontostomatology, Center for Dento Facial Trauma Studies, Director, Prof P Falconi, University of Cagliari, Italy
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 28:1-10. 2003
    ..of crown-root fractures by orthodontic or surgical extrusion and completed with periodontal plastic surgery (gingivoplasty). In many cases the outcome is good conservation and excellent esthetic results...
  54. ncbi [Clinical management of cleft lip and palate in university hospital of Montpellier]
    P Montoya
    Unité de chirurgie plastique pédiatrique, Service de Chirurgie Orthopédique Pédiatrique, CHU Lapeyronie, 34000 Montpellier, France
    Ann Chir Plast Esthet 47:143-9. 2002
    ..of interceptive correction of sequellae into thus protocol appears basic: correction of alveolar cleft by gingivoplasty (5 to 7 years) associated with secondary home-graft between 11 to 13 years; early nasal revision since 2 years ..
  55. ncbi Current knowledge in cleft lip and palate treatment from an orthodontist's point of view
    H Friede
    Department of Orthodontics, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Orofac Orthop 59:313-30. 1998
    ..and also maxillofacial growth in relation to particular surgical procedures (palatal repair, periosteoplasty/gingivoplasty, bone grafting)...
  56. ncbi Coverage of previously carious roots is as predictable a procedure as coverage of intact roots
    M Goldstein
    Department of Periodontics, Hebrew University Hadassah Faculty of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Periodontol 73:1419-26. 2002
    ..However, little is known about the ability to treat previously carious roots by mucogingival grafting, and even less is known about the outcome of such treatment...
  57. ncbi Direct gingivoperiosteoplasty with palatoplasty
    William D Losquadro
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, State University of New York, Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Facial Plast Surg 23:140-5. 2007
    ..Preliminary data suggest bone growth capable of supporting tooth eruption without significant growth disturbances in a majority of patients treated with this protocol...
  58. ncbi Noncarious cervical lesions: graft or restore?
    Edward P Allen
    Department of Periodontics, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Esthet Restor Dent 17:332-4. 2005
  59. ncbi Root coverage using acellular dermal matrix and comparing a coronally positioned tunnel to a coronally positioned flap approach
    Georgios Papageorgakopoulos
    Graduate Periodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Periodontol 79:1022-30. 2008
    ....
  60. ncbi Viability analysis of subepithelial connective tissue grafts subjected to a mechanical expansion process: a histologic study in dogs
    Cesar Augusto Magalhães Benfatti
    Department of Periodontics, Dentistry College of Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, SC, Brazil
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 31:e37-44. 2011
    ..It was concluded that this new method to expand the area of connective tissue grafts was not only viable biologically, but also decreased surgical risks without increasing processing time...
  61. ncbi Treatment of gingival recession
    Moawia M Kassab
    Department of Periodontics and Endodontics, School of Dental Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 133:1499-506; quiz 1540. 2002
    ..The authors reviewed human clinical studies to assess which techniques provided optimal results...
  62. ncbi Unusual gingival enlargement with aggressive periodontitis: a case report
    Shivlal L Vishnoi
    Department of Periodontics, at the Manubhai Patel Dental College and Hospital, in Vadodara, Gujarat, India
    J Contemp Dent Pract 11:049-55. 2010
    ..This article describes the surgical management of a young, female patient with severe gingival enlargement of unknown etiology...
  63. ncbi The single-incision palatal harvest technique: a strategy for esthetics and patient comfort
    E R Lorenzana
    Baylor College of Dentistry Texas A and M University System, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 20:297-305. 2000
    ..A review of the technique and its indications, rationale, and limitations is presented...
  64. ncbi Gingival recession and adult orthodontics: a clinical evidence-based treatment proposal
    Jean Marc Dersot
    88, rue Michel Ange, 75016 Paris, France
    Int Orthod 10:29-42. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to present recent data from the literature and several clinical situations in adults in order to submit a treatment sequence and clarify the role of different periodontal plastic surgery root coverage procedures...
  65. ncbi Soft tissue laser in orthodontics
    Antonio Gracco
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Prog Orthod 12:66-72. 2011
    ..This kind of laser offers numerous advantages with respect to traditional or electric scalpels. In this article the authors will analyse several typical uses of the diode laser in daily orthodontic practice...
  66. ncbi Multidisciplinary treatment using a dermal matrix allograft material
    Terrence J Griffin
    Department of Periodontology, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pract Proced Aesthet Dent 15:680-5. 2003
  67. ncbi An interarch alveolar ridge relationship classification
    Daniel W K Kao
    Department of Periodontics, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 30:523-9. 2010
    ..This article also discusses cone beam computed tomography and multidisciplinary treatment planning options for approaching each classification...
  68. ncbi The pouch and tunnel technique for the management of adjacent gingival recession defects: surgical correction and one-year follow-up
    Tony Kurien
    Department of Periodontics, Deemed University, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha, Maharashtra State, India
    J Contemp Dent Pract 11:041-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this report is to present a minimally invasive periodontal plastic surgical method for the treatment of gingival augmentation coronal to area of recession on the facial aspect of the mandibular central incisors...
  69. ncbi Smile enhancement using all-ceramic materials
    Stephen Poss
    Las Vegas Institute, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
    Pract Proced Aesthet Dent 16:57-9. 2004
  70. ncbi Computer-guided immediate provisionalization of anterior multiple adjacent implants: surgical and prosthodontic rationale
    Joseph Y K Kan
    Department of Restorative Dentistry Loma Linda University School of Dentistry Loma Linda, CA 92354, USA
    Pract Proced Aesthet Dent 18:617-23. 2006
    ..This article discusses the significance of site development for aesthetic implant restoration and describes a computer-guided immediate pro visionalization procedure and its surgical and prosthodontic rationale..
  71. ncbi Considerations for anterior implant esthetics
    Gregory J Conte
    Division of Periodontology, University of California at San Francisco, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 30:528-34. 2002
    ..This article presents diagnostic determinants to help decide the most appropriate course of therapy to achieve functional and esthetic results...
  72. ncbi Management of patients with foreign body gingivitis: report of 2 cases with histologic findings
    Karl Gravitis
    J Can Dent Assoc 71:105-9. 2005
    ..Home care recommendations include avoidance of dentifrices with certain chemical additives and rinses with a high alcohol content...
  73. ncbi Correction of congenitally missing lateral incisors with porcelain veneers
    Jack D Griffin
    Pract Proced Aesthet Dent 18:475-80; quiz 481. 2006
    ....
  74. ncbi Re: Relative connective tissue graft size affects root coverage treatment outcome in the envelope procedure
    Yu Kang Tu
    J Periodontol 76:1403-5. 2005
  75. ncbi Veneer mania
    Gordon J Christensen
    CRA Foundation, Provo, Utah 84604, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 137:1161-3. 2006
  76. ncbi Drug-induced gingival hyperplasia and scaffolds: they may be valuable for horizontal food impaction
    Huali Du
    Department of Prosthodontics, West China College of Stomatology, Sichuan University, Sichuan 610041, China
    Med Hypotheses 74:984-5. 2010
    ..Then horizontal food impaction will be cured when the interproximal clearance is filled with periodontal tissues. It will bring the patient hope...
  77. ncbi Scaffold-based rhBMP-2 therapy in a rat alveolar defect model: implications for human gingivoperiosteoplasty
    Phuong D Nguyen
    Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:1829-39. 2009
    ..Patients with persistent alveolar defects require secondary bone grafting. The authors investigated scaffold-based therapies designed to augment the success of alveolar repair...
  78. ncbi Using orthodontics to alter gingival levels
    Elliot Mechanic
    Dent Today 26:80, 82-3. 2007
  79. ncbi An interdisciplinary approach to treatment planning in the esthetic zone
    Sajid A Jivraj
    Division of Primary Oral Healthcare, University of Southern California School of Dentistry, Los Angeles 90089 0641, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 31:544-9. 2003
    ..Cases are presented to illustrate the utility of interdisciplinary treatment in which specialists are recruited to enhance and improve a patient's dental function and esthetics...
  80. ncbi A new tunnel technique with acellular dermal matrix for soft tissue preparation prior to symphyseal block graft--a description of technique and case report
    Ali Saad Thafeed AlGhamdi
    Periodontic Division, Department of Oral Basic, Faculty of Dentistry, King Abdulaziz University, PO Box 109725, Jeddah 21351, Saudi Arabia
    J Oral Implantol 34:274-81. 2008
    ..Further research is needed to evaluate if this procedure will help to prevent soft tissue complications associated with block grafting...
  81. ncbi Integrated clinical treatment of gingival recession secondary to root perforation: case report
    Celso Koogi Sonoda
    Discipline of Integrated Clinics, Department of Surgery and Integrated Clinic, School of Dentistry or Araçatuba, Sao Paulo State University UNESP, CEP 16015 050, Aracatuba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Quintessence Int 40:723-7. 2009
    ..The favorable clinical and radio?graphic conditions after 7 years of follow-up demonstrate the viability of this treatment approach...
  82. ncbi Patient morbidity and root coverage outcome after subepithelial connective tissue and de-epithelialized grafts: a comparative randomized-controlled clinical trial
    Giovanni Zucchelli
    Department of Odontostomatology, Bologna University, Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Periodontol 37:728-38. 2010
    ..The aim of this randomized-controlled clinical trial was to compare the patient morbidity and root coverage outcomes of a coronally advanced flap (CAF) with connective tissue (CTG) or de-epithelialized gingival (DGG) grafts...
  83. ncbi Surgical thickening of the existing gingiva and reconstruction of interdental papillae around implant-supported restorations
    Robert Azzi
    Department of Periodontology, University of Paris VI, France
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 22:71-7. 2002
    ..This technique allows the thickening of the existing gingiva but is also useful for reconstructing interdental papillae around implant-supported restorations...
  84. ncbi Mandibular molar rehabilitation using orthodontic extrusion associated with odontoplasty
    João Batista César-Neto
    Department of Stomatology, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Prosthodont 21:626-30. 2012
    ....
  85. ncbi Acellular dermal matrix allografts to achieve increased attached gingiva. Part 1. A clinical study
    P C Wei
    Department of Periodontics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Periodontol 71:1297-305. 2000
    ..The aim of part 1 of this study was to investigate the clinical efficacy of the ADM allograft for this particular purpose...
  86. ncbi A modified papilla preservation technique, 22 years later
    Luigi Checchi
    Department of Periodontology and Implantology, School of Dentistry, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Quintessence Int 40:303-11. 2009
    ....
  87. ncbi Esthetic considerations in interdental papilla: remediation and regeneration
    Anita Angela Sharma
    Postgraduate Orthodontic Program, Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health, A T Still University, Mesa, AZ 85206, USA
    J Esthet Restor Dent 22:18-28. 2010
    ..An interdisciplinary team approach with the general dentist, orthodontist, and periodontist is critical. Management of open embrasures requires careful evaluation of the underlying etiology...
  88. ncbi A modified tensionless gingival grafting technique using acellular dermal matrix
    John B Taylor
    Northeast Georgia Periodontics and Center for Dental Implants, Gainesville, Georgia, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 30:513-21. 2010
    ..This technique has been predictable clinically, with results comparable to those achieved using autogenous tissue...
  89. ncbi Inadequate gingivolabial sulcus remains an avoidable problem after bilateral cleft lip repair
    Jeffrey R Marcus
    Division of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Maxillofacial Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:220-5. 2005
  90. ncbi An autologous cell hyaluronic acid graft technique for gingival augmentation: a case series
    Giovan Paolo Pini Prato
    School of Dentistry, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Periodontol 74:262-7. 2003
    ..An autologous cell hyaluronic acid graft was used for gingival augmentation in mucogingival surgery...
  91. ncbi Evaluation of alteration in mucogingival line location following use of subepithelial connective tissue graft
    Nader Abolfazli
    Department of Prosthodontics, Dental Faculty, Golgasht AVE, Tabriz, Iran
    Indian J Dent Res 21:174-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the positional changes that occur in mucogingival line following the use of subepithelial connective tissue graft (SCTG)...
  92. ncbi Incisive vessel-based palatal flap for the reconstruction of anterior maxillary soft tissues
    Alfredo Martinez-Garcia
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 31:83-9. 2011
    ..Total treatment time was shortened as an added benefit, since a secondary procedure for soft tissue augmentation was not necessary. In two patients with improper implant angulation, this technique resulted in improved esthetics...
  93. ncbi See tomorrow today
    David L Hoexter
    University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Dent Today 23:108-11. 2004
  94. ncbi Maximizing aesthetics and health using a closed-flap Er:YSGG laser technique
    Hugh Flax
    Pract Proced Aesthet Dent 16:201-5. 2004
  95. ncbi Dual root coverage of severely traumatized maxillary central incisors: a divided soft tissue management approach
    Zvi Artzi
    Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, The Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Quintessence Int 42:737-43. 2011
    ..At the 3-year follow-up, clinical and radiographic examination showed a maintainable functional and esthetic status...
  96. ncbi Periodontal plastic surgery for treatment of localized gingival recessions: a systematic review
    Mario Roccuzzo
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Torino, Italy
    J Clin Periodontol 29:178-94; discussion 195-6. 2002
    ..The following surgical procedures have been considered in this review: guided tissue regeneration (GTR), free gingival graft (FGG), connective tissue graft (CTG), and coronally advanced flap (CAF)...
  97. doi [Interview with David M Sarver: Interview by Georges Rozencweig]
    David M Sarver
    Orthod Fr 79:83-9. 2008
  98. ncbi Smile enhancement via all-ceramic restorations and hard/soft tissue laser contouring
    Gerald Bittner
    Pract Proced Aesthet Dent 19:89-91. 2007
  99. ncbi Clinical and anatomical factors limiting treatment outcomes of gingival recession: a new method to predetermine the line of root coverage
    G Zucchelli
    Department of Odontostomatology, Bologna University, Bologna, Italy
    J Periodontol 77:714-21. 2006
    ....
  100. ncbi Tissue-engineered bilayered cell therapy for the treatment of oral mucosal defects: a case series
    Marc L Nevins
    Department of Periodontology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 30:31-9. 2010
    ..Further research is needed to evaluate the utility of LCT in clinical practice...
  101. ncbi A missing front tooth
    Lorin Berland
    Dent Today 21:98-103. 2002

Research Grants5

  1. Diabetes: Implant Integration, Success, and Benefit
    Thomas W Oates; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Ultimately, this information will contribute to the establishment of evidence-based guidelines for the assessment and application of dental implant therapy for patients with diabetes. ..
  2. Uptake of Fluoroquinolones and Tetracyclines by Gingiva
    John Walters; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Strategies that optimize the uptake and distribution of antimicrobial agents should enhance the elimination of invasive pathogens from the periodontium and other types of mucosa. ..
  3. Oral Health Research Training
    MICHAEL REDDY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Where clinical training is interdigitated with the program, the clinical program director reports on the clinical progress to Dr. Jeffcoat. Program structure will also include internal and external advisory committees. ..
  4. Aggressive Periodontitis and Formylpeptide Receptor SNPs
    John Walters; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  5. UAB Oral Health Research Curriculum Innovation
    MICHAEL REDDY; Fiscal Year: 2008
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