Dr. Khansari’s Work

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We have helped thousands of patients transform their smiles and get their oral health back with our minimally invasive, effective treatments and procedures; from aesthetic surgical procedures to bone grafting and dental implants. View our successful case studies with before and after photos.

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Our mission is to proactively help our patients achieve optimal oral health with compassion and excellence; from consultation to post-op care.

Our mission is to proactively help our patients achieve optimal oral health with compassion and excellence; from consultation to post-op care.

Our team at Dr. Khansari MSD’s office located in Poway, CA puts a very strong focus on comfort. One of the most unique aspects of our practice is our philosophy to employ minimally invasive procedures for periodontal treatment.

We are dedicated to using the latest, most cutting-edge surgical techniques, including Microsurgical Soft Tissue Regeneration along with biological mediators that can accelerate healing and minimize post-op discomfort.

When performing soft tissue regeneration or bone augmentation to save a periodontally compromised tooth or prepare a foundation for dental implants, we make sure that we meet our expectations and exceed yours as our patient. If you’re ready to get started, schedule an appointment

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Everyone has a different tolerance for pain and discomfort, but by using top-notch technology and the best biological mediators for regeneration, we truly work to ensure our patients have the most comfortable procedure possible. Whatever your periodontal needs may be – from gum grafting to treatment of periodontal disease – we are dedicated to ensuring you get the care you need.

Before and After Case Studies

Gum Grafting

Gum Grafting Case #1

The patient was a 65 year old male referred to our office for gum recession on his upper left canine. The patient was experiencing sensitivity due to the mucogingival defect and was apprehensive about smiling widely due to the visibility of the dark roots at his gum line.

Dr. Khansari performed soft tissue allograft surgery using minimally invasive techniques. The results show healthy attachment of the allograft and successful coverage of the roots of the canine. The patient was happy to be able to smile widely again.

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Gum Grafting Case #1

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The patient was a 65 year old male referred to our office for gum recession on his upper left canine. The patient was experiencing sensitivity due to the mucogingival defect and was apprehensive about smiling widely due to the visibility of the dark roots at his gum line.

Dr. Khansari performed soft tissue allograft surgery using minimally invasive techniques. The results show healthy attachment of the allograft and successful coverage of the roots of the canine. The patient was happy to be able to smile widely again.

Gum Grafting Case #2

The patient was a 49-year-old female referred to our office to treat the advanced recession of her lower anterior teeth. The patient was very anxious about the surgery and recovery time.

Dr. Khansari was able to graft all 6 of her lower anterior teeth and cover her exposed roots with a soft tissue allograft under IV sedation. The patient was happy with the outcome and the minimal pain she experienced post-procedure.

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Gum Grafting Case #2

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The patient was a 49-year-old female referred to our office to treat the advanced recession of her lower anterior teeth. The patient was very anxious about the surgery and recovery time.

Dr. Khansari was able to graft all 6 of her lower anterior teeth and cover her exposed roots with a soft tissue allograft under IV sedation. The patient was happy with the outcome and the minimal pain she experienced post-procedure.

Gum Grafting Case #3

The patient was a 42 year old male referred to our office for gingival recession. The patient presented with a very advanced stage generalized gingival recession. Treatment was completed in two phases, with each arch being treated under IV sedation. The patient was informed that root coverage would be partial due to the advanced nature of the gingival defect and the associated bone loss.

Dr. Khansari performed soft tissue allograft surgery and was able to get amazing results. The patient was so impressed he decided he wanted to be seen by Dr. Khansari to place his implant on the lower right.

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Gum Grafting Case #3

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The patient was a 42 year old male referred to our office for gingival recession. The patient presented with a very advanced stage generalized gingival recession. Treatment was completed in two phases, with each arch being treated under IV sedation. The patient was informed that root coverage would be partial due to the advanced nature of the gingival defect and the associated bone loss.

Dr. Khansari performed soft tissue allograft surgery and was able to get amazing results. The patient was so impressed he decided he wanted to be seen by Dr. Khansari to place his implant on the lower right.

COSMETIC CROWN LENGTHENING

Cosmetic Crown Lengthening Case #1

The patient was a 50 year old female referred to our office for cosmetic crown lengthening. The patient had previously undergone orthodontic treatment twice and TMJ treatment to try and fix her deep bite and gummy smile.

The patient was disappointed with the lack of results. The patient was very motivated to fix her gummy smile and arrived at our office with pictures of what she wanted her smile to look like.

Dr. Khansari performed cosmetic crown lengthening surgery under IV sedation without complications. The patient was very happy with the results and was excited to move on to the next phase of her treatment, veneers!

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Cosmetic Crown Lengthening Case #1

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The patient was a 50 year old female referred to our office for cosmetic crown lengthening. The patient had previously undergone orthodontic treatment twice and TMJ treatment to try and fix her deep bite and gummy smile.

The patient was disappointed with the lack of results. The patient was very motivated to fix her gummy smile and arrived at our office with pictures of what she wanted her smile to look like.

Dr. Khansari performed cosmetic crown lengthening surgery under IV sedation without complications. The patient was very happy with the results and was excited to move on to the next phase of her treatment, veneers!

Cosmetic Crown Lengthening Case #2

The patient was a 24 year old female referred to our office for consultation regarding her gummy smile. The patient was unhappy with her smile and the small size of her teeth. The patient wanted to improve the ratio of visible gum to teeth.

Dr. Khansari performed cosmetic crown lengthening on the patient’s upper anterior teeth under IV sedation to achieve proper gingival margins and the golden proportion ratio between the teeth. The patient was very pleased with the results.

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Cosmetic Crown Lengthening Case #2

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The patient was a 24 year old female referred to our office for consultation regarding her gummy smile. The patient was unhappy with her smile and the small size of her teeth. The patient wanted to improve the ratio of visible gum to teeth.

Dr. Khansari performed cosmetic crown lengthening on the patient’s upper anterior teeth under IV sedation to achieve proper gingival margins and the golden proportion ratio between the teeth. The patient was very pleased with the results.

Cosmetic Crown Lengthening Case #3

The patient was a 36 year old female referred to our office for treatment of her gummy smile. The patient was a doctor and was self-conscious about her thick gum tissue that was constantly visible when she spoke to her patients.

Dr. Khansari performed cosmetic crown lengthening surgery under IV to reduce the gum exposure. The patient was very happy with the results and can now smile confidently at her patients.

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Cosmetic Crown Lengthening Case #3

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The patient was a 36 year old female referred to our office for treatment of her gummy smile. The patient was a doctor and was self-conscious about her thick gum tissue that was constantly visible when she spoke to her patients.

Dr. Khansari performed cosmetic crown lengthening surgery under IV to reduce the gum exposure. The patient was very happy with the results and can now smile confidently at her patients.

All-On-Four Fixed Dentures Case

All-On-Four Fixed Dentures Case #1

The patient was a 48 year old male referred to our office for evaluation for extractions and implants. The patient presented with Advanced generalized decay and Advanced Generalized Chronic Periodontitis with isolated areas of severe bone loss.

With the majority of his teeth diagnosed with a questionable to poor prognosis, Dr. Khansari recommended full mouth extraction of all of his teeth and immediate placement of implants for fabrication of implant supported hybrid dentures.

Read More Dr. Khansari performed surgery in two phases under General Anesthesia without complications. Four implants were placed in the upper arch in Phase 1, and an additional four implants were placed on the lower arch in Phase 2 using surgical guides fabricated through Cone Beam CT implant planning.Dr. Khansari placed bone grafts in the remaining extraction sockets assisted by a Platelet-rich-plasma biological mediator obtained from the patient's own blood to promote healing. The surgeries were successful and the patient can now smile confidently and without pain! Read Less

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All-On-Four Fixed Dentures Case #1

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The patient was a 48 year old male referred to our office for evaluation for extractions and implants. The patient presented with Advanced generalized decay and Advanced Generalized Chronic Periodontitis with isolated areas of severe bone loss.

With the majority of his teeth diagnosed with a questionable to poor prognosis, Dr. Khansari recommended full mouth extraction of all of his teeth and immediate placement of implants for fabrication of implant supported hybrid dentures.

Read More Dr. Khansari performed surgery in two phases under General Anesthesia without complications. Four implants were placed in the upper arch in Phase 1, and an additional four implants were placed on the lower arch in Phase 2 using surgical guides fabricated through Cone Beam CT implant planning.Dr. Khansari placed bone grafts in the remaining extraction sockets assisted by a Platelet-rich-plasma biological mediator obtained from the patient's own blood to promote healing. The surgeries were successful and the patient can now smile confidently and without pain! Read Less

All-On-Four Fixed Dentures Case #2

The patient was seen by Dr. Khansari for full mouth reconstruction to treat his failing dentition. The patient presented with missing and broken teeth, severe Generalized Chronic Periodontitis, and gross decay due to oral health negligence. The patient was very unhappy with his smile, bad breath, and facial collapse due to the missing back teeth.

Because the remaining teeth had a poor prognosis and were not salvageable, Dr. Khansari recommended full mouth extraction and placement of implants for fixed hybrid dentures. Dr. Khansari performed surgery under General Anesthesia without complications.

Read More The patient was very pleased with the aesthetics and comfort of the fixed dentures. He can now smile brightly and more youthfully with all his teeth! Read Less

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All-On-Four Fixed Dentures Case #2

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The patient was seen by Dr. Khansari for full mouth reconstruction to treat his failing dentition. The patient presented with missing and broken teeth, severe Generalized Chronic Periodontitis, and gross decay due to oral health negligence. The patient was very unhappy with his smile, bad breath, and facial collapse due to the missing back teeth.

Because the remaining teeth had a poor prognosis and were not salvageable, Dr. Khansari recommended full mouth extraction and placement of implants for fixed hybrid dentures. Dr. Khansari performed surgery under General Anesthesia without complications.

Read More The patient was very pleased with the aesthetics and comfort of the fixed dentures. He can now smile brightly and more youthfully with all his teeth! Read Less

All-On-Four Fixed Dentures Case #3

The patient was a 75 year old woman who had Advanced to Severe Chronic Periodontitis with a poor prognosis for all of her remaining teeth. Dr. Khansari extracted all of the patient’s upper and lower teeth, placed 4 implants on the lower arch, and placed 5 implants on the upper arch under IV sedation without complications.

Dr. Khansari was able to immediately load the implants with a temporary hybrid denture. The patient returned to her general dentist after a period of healing for conversion to her final implant supported hybrid dentures. The patient now has a healthy and beautiful smile.

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All-On-Four Fixed Dentures Case #3

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The patient was a 75 year old woman who had Advanced to Severe Chronic Periodontitis with a poor prognosis for all of her remaining teeth. Dr. Khansari extracted all of the patient’s upper and lower teeth, placed 4 implants on the lower arch, and placed 5 implants on the upper arch under IV sedation without complications.

Dr. Khansari was able to immediately load the implants with a temporary hybrid denture. The patient returned to her general dentist after a period of healing for conversion to her final implant supported hybrid dentures. The patient now has a healthy and beautiful smile.

SINGLE IMPLANT

Single Implant Case #1

The patient was a 56 year old female being seen regularly for 6 years by Dr. Khansari for periodontal maintenance. The patient was experiencing discomfort in her front tooth after biting improperly. The patient presented with a vertical root fracture and poor prognosis.

Dr. Khansari performed an extraction and immediate implant placement under IV sedation without complications. After a healing period, Dr. Khansari was able to restore the front tooth with a natural looking implant crown. The patient was very happy to have her front tooth and smile back.

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Single Implant Case #1

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The patient was a 56 year old female being seen regularly for 6 years by Dr. Khansari for periodontal maintenance. The patient was experiencing discomfort in her front tooth after biting improperly. The patient presented with a vertical root fracture and poor prognosis.

Dr. Khansari performed an extraction and immediate implant placement under IV sedation without complications. After a healing period, Dr. Khansari was able to restore the front tooth with a natural looking implant crown. The patient was very happy to have her front tooth and smile back.

MULTIPLE IMPLANTS

Multiple Implants Case #1

The patient was a 68 year old male initially referred to our office for an evaluation of a single broken tooth. Following a comprehensive evaluation by Dr. Khansari, the patient presented with Generalized Advanced Chronic Periodontitis with isolated severe areas. The patient was missing the majority of his molars and had fractured multiple teeth due to the collapse of his bite.

Dr. Khansari recommended 3 quadrants of osseous surgery to control the active periodontal disease and attempt to save the remainder of his teeth. Over the next year, Dr. Khansari performed osseous surgery, extractions, and placed 7 implants to restore the patient's bite as teeth continued to break. Read More Following a car accident in 2014, the patient fractured additional teeth. Dr. Khansari extracted the broken teeth and placed 3 more implants. The patient is still in ongoing treatment to restore his implants and stabilize his dental health. Read Less

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Multiple Implants Case #1

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The patient was a 68 year old male initially referred to our office for an evaluation of a single broken tooth. Following a comprehensive evaluation by Dr. Khansari, the patient presented with Generalized Advanced Chronic Periodontitis with isolated severe areas. The patient was missing the majority of his molars and had fractured multiple teeth due to the collapse of his bite.

Dr. Khansari recommended 3 quadrants of osseous surgery to control the active periodontal disease and attempt to save the remainder of his teeth. Over the next year, Dr. Khansari performed osseous surgery, extractions, and placed 7 implants to restore the patient’s bite as teeth continued to break.

Read More Following a car accident in 2014, the patient fractured additional teeth. Dr. Khansari extracted the broken teeth and placed 3 more implants. The patient is still in ongoing treatment to restore his implants and stabilize his dental health. Read Less

Multiple Implant Case #2

The patient was a 56 year old male referred to our office for consultation for implants in the lower left quadrant. The patient was missing his lower right molars and had broken his 2nd premolar.

Dr. Khansari determined that the premolar was not savable. Dr. K extracted the tooth and placed 3 implants under IV sedation without complications. The implants were restored by Dr. Khansari in coordination with the general dentist. Read More The patient returned to our office 4 years later for evaluation of 2 infected teeth. Both teeth were root canal treated and presented with chronic periapical abscesses suggesting the teeth were cracked. Dr. Khansari extracted both teeth and grafted the sockets in preparation for implants. Following the healing period, Dr. Khansari placed two implants.The patient then returned 2 years later after breaking another tooth. Dr. Khansari was able to extract and immediately place an implant. All implants were restored in coordination with the general dentist to produce natural looking crowns. The patient was happy with the results. Read Less

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Multiple Implant Case #2

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The patient was a 56 year old male referred to our office for consultation for implants in the lower left quadrant. The patient was missing his lower right molars and had broken his 2nd premolar.

Dr. Khansari determined that the premolar was not savable. Dr. K extracted the tooth and placed 3 implants under IV sedation without complications. The implants were restored by Dr. Khansari in coordination with the general dentist.

Read More The patient returned to our office 4 years later for evaluation of 2 infected teeth. Both teeth were root canal treated and presented with chronic periapical abscesses suggesting the teeth were cracked. Dr. Khansari extracted both teeth and grafted the sockets in preparation for implants. Following the healing period, Dr. Khansari placed two implants.The patient then returned 2 years later after breaking another tooth. Dr. Khansari was able to extract and immediately place an implant. All implants were restored in coordination with the general dentist to produce natural looking crowns. The patient was happy with the results. Read Less

Multiple Implant Case #3

The patient was a 51 year old male referred to our office for evaluation. The patient was a smoker and presented with Generalized Advanced Periodontitis with isolated severe areas. The patient had severe mobility in the isolated areas due to bone loss. Dr. Khansari recommended 4 quadrants of osseous surgery and bone grafting in order to reduce pocketing and treat the periodontal disease.

Because of the severe areas, Dr. Khansari recommended the extraction of 5 teeth with poor prognosis. Read More The patient was already missing the majority of his molars and the extraction of the additional 5 teeth would leave the patient with the loss of all back teeth, leading to a posterior bite collapse. Dr. Khansari recommended placement of 6 implants to restore the patient's occlusion and relieve the anterior teeth of chewing forces.Treatment was done in two phases. In phase 1, Dr. Khansari performed 4 quadrants of osseous surgery, extracted 5 teeth, a sinus lift, and bone grafting in preparation for implants under IV sedation. The treatment was completed without complications, and Dr. Khansari used Plasma-rich platelets derived from the patient's own blood to promote tissue regeneration. After the healing period was complete, Dr. Khansari proceeded to surgical planning for the placement of implants. The patient requested the placement of 2 additional implants to restore his posterior bite completely. Surgical placement of 8 implants was successfully performed by Dr. Khansari under General Anesthesia. The implants were restored by the patient's general dentist and the patient continued to receive regular periodontal maintenance care at our office, stabilizing his periodontal disease.Read Less

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Multiple Implant Case #3

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The patient was a 51 year old male referred to our office for evaluation. The patient was a smoker and presented with Generalized Advanced Periodontitis with isolated severe areas. The patient had severe mobility in the isolated areas due to bone loss. Dr. Khansari recommended 4 quadrants of osseous surgery and bone grafting in order to reduce pocketing and treat the periodontal disease.

Because of the severe areas, Dr. Khansari recommended the extraction of 5 teeth with poor prognosis. Read More The patient was already missing the majority of his molars and the extraction of the additional 5 teeth would leave the patient with the loss of all back teeth, leading to a posterior bite collapse. Dr. Khansari recommended placement of 6 implants to restore the patient's occlusion and relieve the anterior teeth of chewing forces.Treatment was done in two phases. In phase 1, Dr. Khansari performed 4 quadrants of osseous surgery, extracted 5 teeth, a sinus lift, and bone grafting in preparation for implants under IV sedation. The treatment was completed without complications, and Dr. Khansari used Plasma-rich platelets derived from the patient's own blood to promote tissue regeneration. After the healing period was complete, Dr. Khansari proceeded to surgical planning for the placement of implants. The patient requested the placement of 2 additional implants to restore his posterior bite completely. Surgical placement of 8 implants was successfully performed by Dr. Khansari under General Anesthesia. The implants were restored by the patient's general dentist and the patient continued to receive regular periodontal maintenance care at our office, stabilizing his periodontal disease.Read Less

IMPLANT SUPPORTED OVERDENTURE

Implant Supported Overdenture Case #1

The patient was a 68 year old male referred to our office for consultation for an overdenture. The patient presented with severe bruxism on upper arch and semi terminal dentition due to decay and fractured teeth.

Due to the anatomy of the upper jaw with multiple bony growths and tori in the palatal area, a traditional denture would not be possible due to lack of retention and instability of the denture in the upper jaw.

Read More Dr. Khansari recommended the extraction of all the upper teeth and placement of 4 implants for an overdenture. Dr. Khansari performed the extractions and implant placements under General Anesthesia with an alveoloplasty to remove the excess bony growths from the palate and the arch ridge.The patient returned to his general dentist for the placement of the bar attachment for retention of the overdenture. The patient and his wife stated they were both very happy with the experience and Dr. Khansari's work. Read Less

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Implant Supported Overdenture Case #1

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The patient was a 68 year old male referred to our office for consultation for an overdenture. The patient presented with severe bruxism on upper arch and semi terminal dentition due to decay and fractured teeth.

Due to the anatomy of the upper jaw with multiple bony growths and tori in the palatal area, a traditional denture would not be possible due to lack of retention and instability of the denture in the upper jaw.

Read More Dr. Khansari recommended the extraction of all the upper teeth and placement of 4 implants for an overdenture. Dr. Khansari performed the extractions and implant placements under General Anesthesia with an alveoloplasty to remove the excess bony growths from the palate and the arch ridge.The patient returned to his general dentist for the placement of the bar attachment for retention of the overdenture. The patient and his wife stated they were both very happy with the experience and Dr. Khansari's work. Read Less

SOFT TISSUE ALLOGRAFT

Soft Tissue Allograft Case #1

The patient was a 48-year-old female with a history of gingival recession in the posterior quadrants of her mouth. The patient had allograft surgery previously performed by a different periodontist with no success.

Dr. Khansari was able to successfully perform soft tissue allograft surgery and cover her exposed roots under IV sedation. The patient was so happy with the results, she is already scheduled to treat the other areas!

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Soft Tissue Allograft Case #1

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The patient was a 48-year-old female with a history of gingival recession in the posterior quadrants of her mouth. The patient had allograft surgery previously performed by a different periodontist with no success.

Dr. Khansari was able to successfully perform soft tissue allograft surgery and cover her exposed roots under IV sedation. The patient was so happy with the results, she is already scheduled to treat the other areas!

Soft Tissue Allograft Case #2

The patient was a 48-year-old-female suffering from gingival recession on the majority of her upper arch and her lower anterior teeth. The patient was unhappy with the appearance of her smile due to the discolored roots showing.

Dr. Khansari was able to perform both soft tissue allograft surgery and connective tissue grafting surgery by harvesting from the patient’s palate under IV sedation. The patient was very happy with the outcome shown in the after photos.

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Soft Tissue Allograft Case #2

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The patient was a 48-year-old-female suffering from gingival recession on the majority of her upper arch and her lower anterior teeth. The patient was unhappy with the appearance of her smile due to the discolored roots showing.

Dr. Khansari was able to perform both soft tissue allograft surgery and connective tissue grafting surgery by harvesting from the patient’s palate under IV sedation. The patient was very happy with the outcome shown in the after photos.

Soft Tissue Allograft Case #3

The patient was a 48-year-old male with localized areas of gingival recession. The patient had a history of bruxism and was a heavy grinder as well as a smoker.

Dr. Khansari performed soft tissue allograft surgery under IV sedation. The patient reported that he was happy with the outcome and did not feel any pain.

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Soft Tissue Allograft Case #3

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The patient was a 48-year-old male with localized areas of gingival recession. The patient had a history of bruxism and was a heavy grinder as well as a smoker.

Dr. Khansari performed soft tissue allograft surgery under IV sedation. The patient reported that he was happy with the outcome and did not feel any pain.

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