Vestibular Extension along with Frenectomy in Management of Localized Gingival Recession in Pediatric Patient: A New Innovative Surgical Approach

JOURNAL TITLE: International Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry

Author
1. Navroop Kaur Bajwa
2. Anuradha Pathak
3. Mahesh Jingarwar
ISSN
0974-7052
DOI
10.5005/jp-journals-10005-1318
Volume
8
Issue
3
Publishing Year
2015
Pages
3
Author Affiliations
    1. Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry Government Dental College, Patiala, Punjab, India
    1. Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry Government Dental College and Hospital, Patiala, Punjab India
    1. Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry Government Dental College and Hospital, Patiala, Punjab India
  • Article keywords
    Frenectomy, Localize gingival recession, Mandibular anterior region, Pediatric patient, Vestibular extension

    Abstract

    This paper reports case of pediatric localized gingival recession (LGR) in mandibular anterior region which was treated by using new innovative surgical approach, i.e. combination of frenectomy and vestibular extension. These interceptive surgeries not only gained sufficient width of attached gingival but also lower the attachment of labial frenum. How to cite this article: Jingarwar M, Pathak A, Bajwa NK, Kalaskar R. Vestibular Extension along with Frenectomy in Management of Localized Gingival Recession in Pediatric Patient: A New Innovative Surgical Approach. Int J Clin Pediatr Dent 2015;8(3):224-226.

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