Acta Scientific Dental Sciences (ASDS)(ISSN: 2581-4893)

Case Series Volume 7 Issue 8

Vestibuloplasty using Diode Laser: A Case Series

Ishani Gaikwad*, Pramod Waghmare, Vidya Dodwad and Harshita Verma

Department of Periodontology, Bharati Vidyapeeth (deemed to be university) Dental College and Hospital, Pune, India

*Corresponding Author: Ishani Gaikwad, Department of Periodontology, Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be) University, Dental College and Hospital, Pune, India.

Received: June 20, 2023; Published: July 13, 2023


Numerous mucogingival issues include pockets that extend up to the mucogingival junction, inadequate width of attached gingiva, abnormal frenal attachment, gingival recession, inconsistent gingival margin, excessive gingival display, and abnormal gingival colour. One of the mucogingival issues Friedman mentioned in the late 1950s that called for apicocoronal gingival dimension was the shallow vestibule. Vestibuloplasty is the surgical modification of the gingiva-mucous membrane interactions, which includes enlarging the zone of connected gingiva, deepening the vestibular trough, and moving the frenulum or muscle attachments. In this case report, a soft tissue diode laser was used to provide vestibular extension.

Keywords:Vestibuloplasty; Vestibular Depth; Shallow Vestibule; Diode Laser; Mucogingival Problem


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Citation: Ishani Gaikwad., et al. “Vestibuloplasty using Diode Laser: A Case Series".Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 7.8 (2023): 18-20.


Copyright: © 2023 Ishani Gaikwad., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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