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What is Soft Tissue Graft?

This procedure is instrumental in addressing gum recession and enhancing the overall health and appearance of the gums. In this article, we will delve into what soft tissue grafting entails, how it helps, and why Verity Smile Studio is the premier choice for this procedure.


Soft tissue grafting, also known as gum grafting, is a surgical procedure performed to augment the gum tissue around the teeth. It is often recommended for patients experiencing gum recession, a condition where the gum tissue pulls away from the teeth, exposing the roots and potentially leading to tooth sensitivity, decay, and aesthetic concerns.


During the soft tissue grafting procedure at Verity Smile Studio, our skilled periodontal specialists carefully harvest tissue from another area of the mouth, typically the palate or nearby gum tissue. This tissue is then meticulously placed and sutured onto the affected areas of the gums, covering exposed roots and restoring a healthy and natural gum line.

How Verity Smile Studio can help

Soft tissue grafting offers numerous benefits to patients, including:


Protecting Tooth Roots: Exposed tooth roots are more susceptible to decay, sensitivity, and damage. Soft tissue grafting helps cover and protect these vulnerable areas, reducing discomfort and minimizing the risk of further dental problems.


Preventing Tooth Loss: Severe gum recession can compromise the stability and health of the teeth, potentially leading to tooth loss if left untreated. Soft tissue grafting helps strengthen the gums' attachment to the teeth, reducing the risk of tooth loss and preserving dental function.


Improving Aesthetics: Gum recession can detract from the beauty of the smile, making the teeth appear longer and uneven. Soft tissue grafting restores a more balanced and attractive gum line, enhancing the overall aesthetics of the smile and boosting self-confidence.


Enhancing Oral Health: Healthy gum tissue is essential for maintaining optimal oral health. Soft tissue grafting promotes gum health by covering exposed roots, reducing the risk of infection, and facilitating proper oral hygiene practices.


At Verity Smile Studio, we understand the importance of healthy gums and a beautiful smile. Our experienced periodontal specialists are skilled in performing soft tissue grafting procedures with precision and care, ensuring optimal results for our patients. When you choose Verity Smile Studio for soft tissue grafting, you can expect:


Expert Care: Our periodontal specialists have extensive training and experience in performing soft tissue grafting procedures. They utilize the latest techniques and technology to achieve precise and predictable outcomes for our patients.


Personalized Treatment: We recognize that every patient is unique, and we tailor our treatment approach to meet the specific needs and goals of each individual. Whether you require soft tissue grafting to address gum recession or other periodontal concerns, we will develop a customized treatment plan to achieve optimal results.


Comprehensive Services: In addition to soft tissue grafting, we offer a wide range of periodontal treatments and services to help our patients achieve and maintain healthy gums and a beautiful smile. From preventive care to advanced surgical procedures, we are dedicated to providing comprehensive care that meets all of your periodontal needs.


Compassionate Support: We understand that undergoing periodontal surgery can be intimidating, and we strive to create a comfortable and supportive environment for our patients at Verity Smile Studio. From the moment you walk through our doors, you will be greeted with warmth and compassion by our friendly staff. We are here to answer your questions, address your concerns, and support you throughout your treatment journey.


Soft tissue grafting is a valuable procedure that can help restore gum health, protect tooth roots, and enhance the aesthetics of the smile. If you are experiencing gum recession or would like to learn more about soft tissue grafting, we encourage you to schedule a consultation with our experienced team at Verity Smile Studio. We are here to help you achieve a healthy, beautiful smile that you can be proud of.

Soft Tissue Graft in Indianapolis, IN - Verity Smile Studio

Soft Tissue Graft in Indianapolis, IN

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