Recession Coverage Using Autogenous Grafts

  • Péter Windisch
  • Bálint Molnár


Recreating natural pink esthetics around single or multiple recession defects require proper surgical planning and a careful choice of the grafting approach. The transplantation of free autogenous soft tissue grafts in combination with state-of-the-art surgical techniques for recession coverage still represents the gold standard in terms of long-term tissue stability. Donor site morbidity has to be considered prior to surgery; graft harvesting procedures should be well planned and executed to minimize postoperative patient complaints.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Péter Windisch
    • 1
  • Bálint Molnár
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Dentistry, Department of PeriodontologySemmelweis UniversityBudapestHungary

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