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Treatment guidelines

Soft tissue augmentation techniques

Key points

  • Take the periodontal biotype into consideration when choosing a certain soft tissue augmentation technique.
  • Achieve a sufficient amount of keratinized gingiva.
  • Proper abutment selection.

Digital Textbooks

eBook: Single Implants and their Restoration
Single implants and their restoration
A dental implant is a type of therapy that offers patients an excellent means of replacing a tooth and restore both function and esthetics. However, the process is somewhat complex and, therefore, it requires more advanced planning than many traditional restorative procedures. In the area of esthetics, the following is a list of several factors that can strongly influence, either positively or negatively, the appearance of the final outcome.


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