gingivoplasty

gingivoplasty

 [jin´jĭ-vo-plas″te]
surgical remodeling of the gingiva.

gin·gi·vo·plas·ty

(jin'ji-vō-plas'tē),
A surgical procedure that reshapes and recontours the gingival tissue to attain esthetic, physiologic, and functional form.

gingivoplasty

(jĭn′jə-vō-plăs′tē)
n.
The surgical reshaping and recontouring of gum tissue for cosmetic, physiological, or functional purposes.

gingivoplasty

[jin′jivōplas′tē]
Etymology: L, gingiva + Gk, plassein, to shape
the surgical contouring of the gum tissues and interdental papillae to restore gingival tissue to more normal form and function. Compare gingivectomy.

gin·gi·vo·plas·ty

(jin'ji-vō-plas-tē)
A surgical procedure that reshapes and recontours the gingival tissue to attain esthetic, physiologic, and functional form.

gin·gi·vo·plas·ty

(jin'ji-vō-plas-tē)
Surgical procedure that reshapes gingival tissue to attain esthetic and physiologic form.

gingivoplasty (jin´jivōplastē),

n the surgical contouring of the gingival tissues to secure the physiologic architectural form necessary for the maintenance of tissue health and integrity.

gingivoplasty

surgical remodeling of the gingiva.
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These include incision/excision associated with gingivectomy, gingivoplasty, implant exposure, and removal of abnormal tissue and reducing bacteria as a supporting measure in periodontal, peri-implant or endodontic procedures as well as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of aphthous ulcers.
In the present case, GE began when the patient was less than 1 year old, & she had gingivectomy & gingivoplasty at 6 years.
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DAY Treatment Wednesday Consult upon arrival in San Francisco from Albuquerque, NM Thursday Surgery One at California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC) Hospital * 27 crown preparations and impressions * Extractions: #1, #16, #18, #32, palataly impacted #13 * Root canal therapy: #6, #7, #11 * 4 quadrants: gingivoplasty, and root planing Friday, Saturday, and Mandy and her family enjoyed the weekend Sunday touring San Francisco Monday Surgery Two at CPMC Delivery of 27 porcelain-fused-to-gold crowns Tuesday Mandy returned home to New Mexico with her case complete
Primary surgical procedures refer to those operations that address the congenital anatomic defect in the lip, nose, palate and/or alveolar ridge (cheiloplasty, rhinoplasty, palatoplasty and gingivoplasty, respectively).
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Treatment may be conservative as in this case where meticulous oral hygiene is practiced, this could be coupled with gingivectomy/ gingivoplasty.
The DioDent Micro 980 dental laser, introduced in 2007, is a next-generation diode laser for use in a wide variety of procedures, including excisional and incisional biopsies, fibroma removal, gingivectomy, gingivoplasty, oral papillectomies and sulcular debridement.
HOYA ConBio's DioDent Micro 980 dental laser is a next-generation diode laser for use in a wide variety of procedures, including excisional and incisional biopsies, fibroma removal, gingivectomy, gingivoplasty, oral papillectomies and sulcular debridement.
The DioDent Micro 980 is a next-generation diode laser for use in a wide variety of procedures, including excisional and incisional biopsies, fibroma removal, gingivectomy, gingivoplasty, oral papillectomies and sulcular debridement.