Recession can occur around dental implant restorations if an implant is placed too far towards the buccal. If the restoration is good and the emergence profile well contoured, Gingival Graft Microsurgery can change the gingival bio-type to restore normal tissue thickness and contour.
Dental Implant Rescue – Case Report 1
One year after this implant was placed, the restorative margin was clearly visible through fragile tissue. Timely treatment before recession occurs can prevent an eminent aesthetic disaster.
The thin tissue bio-type has been augmented to prevent recession. This well fitted aesthetic restoration made a minimal invasive approach possible. Preserving a good restoration was the best solution.