This case series explores the efficacy of a modified coronally advanced tunnel technique with acellular dermal matrix for treating gingival clefts.
AGD Subject Code: 490
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Identify the etiology and characteristics of gingival clefts, differentiating between red and white clefts.
- Discuss treatment modalities for red and white gingival clefts.
- Evaluate the effectiveness of the modified coronally advanced tunnel technique with acellular dermal matrix in achieving complete root coverage, increased keratinized tissue, and long-term stability in cases of gingival clefts.
This course was published in the November/December 2023 issue and expires December 2026. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.