Crown lengthening procedures may involve osseous resection as well as soft tissue surgical alterations in order to obtain a ferrule height and establish a biologic width. This course will utilize a plastic typodont to provide a practical exercise in exposing a fractured maxillary premolar.
After this course, you will be able to:
-Determine the indications and contraindications for crown lengthening
-Understand surgical flap design and management of osseous tissues
-Perform suturing techniques utilized in periodontal flap surgery