CASE REPORT


Periodontal Surgery Intervention for Gingival Smile Correction - Case Report



Beatriz S. Sangalette1, *, Larissa V. Vieira1, Felippo R. Verri2, Leandro R. Mestrener3, Sandra R. Mestrener3, Gustavo L. Toledo4, Miriam Graziela Magro5, Fernanda F. Piras6
1 Department of Dentistry, Marília University - UNIMAR. Av. Higino Muzi Filho, nº 1001, CEP 17525-902, Marília, SP, Brazil
2 Department of Dental Materials and Prosthodontics Araçatuba, Dental School, UNESP. Rua José Bonifácio, 1193, CEP 16015-050, Araçatuba, SP, Brazil
3 Araçatuba Dental School, UNESP. Rua José Bonifácio, 1193, CEP 16015-050, Araçatuba, SP, Brazil
4 Department Bucomaxillofacial Surgery, State University of North Paraná - UENP. Av. Getúlio Vargas, n° 850, CEP 86400-000, Jacarezinho, Paraná, Brazil
5 Department of Endodontics, Marília University - UNIMAR. Av. Higino Muzi Filho, nº 1001, CEP 17525-902, Marília, SP, Brazil
6 Department of Periodontics, Marília University - UNIMAR. Av. Higino Muzi Filho, nº 1001, CEP 17525-902, Marília, SP, Brazil


Article Metrics

CrossRef Citations:
0
Total Statistics:

Full-Text HTML Views: 92
Abstract HTML Views: 45
PDF Downloads: 18
Total Views/Downloads: 155
Unique Statistics:

Full-Text HTML Views: 48
Abstract HTML Views: 37
PDF Downloads: 14
Total Views/Downloads: 99



Creative Commons License
© 2020 Sangalette et al.

open-access license: This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Public License (CC-BY 4.0), a copy of which is available at: (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode). This license permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

* Address correspondence to this author at the Department of Dentistry, Marília University - UNIMAR. Av. Higino Muzi Filho, nº 1001, CEP 17525-902, Marília, SP, Brazil; Tel: (19) 99455-8417; E-mail: beatrizsangalett@gmail.com


Abstract

Introduction:

The success of anterior rehabilitation requires more skills than knowledge. It is necessary that the professional has updates on a new approach to obtain the best result considering the high degree of the exigency of these cases. The relationship between red and white esthetic is known and consolidated in the literature. Then, to achieve success in an esthetic smile is indispensable to apply periodontal surgery associated with restorative technique.

Methods:

In this report, a 28-year-old female patient sought care in a private clinic with a major cosmetic complaint due to disproportion of the clinical crown and gingival smile.

Result:

After planning, a clinical crown increase was performed, followed by the labial repositioning technique after the healing time of the initial surgery.

Conclusion:

It can be concluded that some of the surgical techniques, demonstrated in the literature, for gingival correction are feasible when correctly indicated. The best esthetic results will be achieved when the professional can understand the necessity to correct the disharmony of white and red esthetic.

Keywords: Mouth rehabilitation, Gingivectomy, Esthetics, Dental, Dentistry, Periodontics.