Gain of keratinised tissue in the anterior-inferior region.
Pre-operative situation with absence of buccal keratinized tissue on teeth 31 and 41. The patient indicated pain during brushing.
After trimming to the defect size, Geistlich Mucograft® is sutured to the surgical bed with 5.0 resorbable sutures.
Post-operative situation after 1 week (suture removal).
Situation 6 months after surgery. Note the 2–3 mm gain of keratinized tissue in the buccal aspect of 31 and 41.