While autogenous soft tissue grafts remain the gold standard, non-autogenous graft alternatives show promise for treating mucogingival defects.
AGD Subject Code: 490
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss mucogingival defects, along with their prevalence and etiology.
- Describe various management approaches when treating mucogingival defects.
- Explain alternative grafting techniques for patients presenting with gingival recession or other mucogingival conditions.
This course was issued in January 2023 and expires January 2026. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.