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AGN Dental Associates | Osseous Grafting / Guided Tissue Regeneration in Suffield

DR. ALAN G. NATH, D.D.S. &

DR. STACEY NATH-VINICK D.M.D

133 Mountain Road
Suffield, CT 06078

Call Today:  (860) 668-7303

Osseous Grafting/Guided Tissue Regeneration
Dentistry Serving Granby CT & Agawam MA 

 

Osseous surgery is a procedure that reshapes the bone which holds your teeth in place. Osseous surgery commonly treats periodontitis. Patients with periodontitis experience defects in the bone around their teeth. The osseous surgery removes those defects. Prior to the surgery, the patient undergoes a periodontal treatment that consists or scaling and root planing. A local anesthetic is administered to minimize the pain. Once the roots are cleaned, the dentist uses a drill and sharp dental tool to reshape the bone surrounding the teeth. Depending on the extent of the defects, the deformed bone is removed, and the rest is shaped. Bone grafting material is used where the defects are too large to be treated with only reshaping. Once the bones are back to their original state, the gums are stitched back into place. Osseous Grafting is a routine procedure, with a high success rate.

If you are looking for a dentist in the Enfield CT area with expertise about osseous surgery, please call AGN Dental at (860) 668-7303 for more information.

 
 
 
Suffield Dentist | Osseous Grafting / Guided Tissue Regeneration . Stacey Nath-Vinick is a Suffield Dentist.