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Periodontal Plastic Surgery

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Current trends in Soft Tissue Grafting utilizing both autogenous and allograft tissues.

Date Added:
5/12/2010

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David Garber, DMD David Garber, DMD
Dr. David Garber has a dual appointment at the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry, in Augusta Georgia, as Clinic...
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Maurice Salama, DMD Maurice Salama, DMD
Dr. Maurice A. Salama completed his undergraduate studies at the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1985, where he received his BS in Biology. Dr. Salama r...
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Questions & Comments
barry manson - (3/29/2017 3:30 PM)

wow Thank you!

Maurice Salama - (8/11/2013 10:09 AM)

Alireza; Yes, it is possible to perform these procedures with ACDM (Alloderm, Dermis, Perioderm). We prefer to use these materials ONLy when we have a minimum of 2-3m of remaining keratinized tissue to cover the material and completely submerge the ACDM. Dr. Salama

alireza torabi - (8/10/2013 9:15 PM)

Dear Dr. Salama and Dr. Garber Thank you for your precentation. I woul dlik eto know if it is possible to do this type of procedures with Alloderm. Thank you again

Maurice Salama - (4/8/2013 1:39 PM)

Petar; Many thanks. Typically, we do Full Thickness to Mucogingival Junction and then Split thickness in the Mucosa. The graft heals best with periosteum underneath but it is not a requirement. Dr. Salama

Petar Vrshkovski - (4/8/2013 9:14 AM)

Thank you dr. Salama and dr. Garber for your presentation and sharing your work with us. I have one question: in all cases do you use half thickness flap or full thickness flap? Does the graft needs the periosteum for healing from under or over the graft? Thanks again. Cheers!

Maurice Salama - (9/27/2012 2:03 PM)

Maria; Chlorhexidine rinse is utilized for a period of one week 2X per day and the change over to saline. Application of Chlorhexidine to surgical area with cotton swab after one week.
thanks
Dr. Salama

María García Vidal - (9/26/2012 11:21 PM)

do you use clrhexidine rinse to help patien´s oral higine during healing period? how many times a day and haw many days? thanks

Maurice Salama - (9/26/2012 5:43 PM)

Saadou; We use a capsule of tetracycline from Bristol Myers and mix with sterile water until we create a thick slurry mixture. We apply onto the exposed scaled root surface for 3 minutes and then thoroughly rinse prior to incision. Dr. Salama

saadou khalaf - (9/26/2012 5:30 PM)

the tetracyline used in which form as root modifier

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