Will the gum re-grow after functional crown lengthening? My right gum level side looks similar to my left gum level?
Doctor Answers 2
When gum surgery is done to lessen pocket depths, gum does not grow back. The point of doing the procedure to begin with is to allow you to better maintain the area and that's to decrease if not eliminate the pocket depth. If the gum were to grow back, you would have pockets again.
Crown lengthening. Gum level
In my experience gum level should stablize within 3-6 months after the surgery. Where ever the gum level is after this period of time will likely to stay.
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