Case of the Month
Periosteal eversion technique for the root coverage of Miller's Grade III recession in 31 and 41
Miller's Grade III recession seen in relation to 31 and 41 with inadequate width of attached gingiva.
Coronal advancement of the flap to cover the recession defect held in place with vicryl sutures..
Eversion of periosteum
Partial thickness flap elevated and periosteum everted towards the lingual aspect.
Corticotomy of alveolar bone to allow incorporation of bone graft. PRF membrane adapted to hold the graft in place and act as a barrier.
The periosteum is everted back to the labial aspect to cover the graft and PRF membrane and the flap is approximated.