San Mateo County Dental Society (CA)

Gingival Recession: Etiology, Diagnosis, and New Treatment Modalities

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April 19, 2018
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

WATCH VIDEO of SMCDS President Dr. John Acosta speaking with Dr. Fateh about his upcoming lecture.

Ardavan Fateh, DDS, MMSc, CAGS

3 CE Units (Core)

Gingival recession and importance of having sufficient attached / keratinized gingiva have been researched extensively for decades. New surgical techniques and different grafting materials have been developed to treat areas with gingival recession; however, indications for treatment have been long debated.

Dr. Fateh’s enlightening presentation addresses
  Accurate diagnosis of gingival recession 
  Etiology and prevalence of gingival recession 
  What’s more critical: gingival tissue thickness OR width of attached/keratinized tissue?
  Treatment indications 
  Different treatment modalities e.g. Pinhole surgical technique

Ardavan Fateh DDS, MMSc, CAGSreceived his dental degree from University of California, San Francisco and his Periodontics certificate from Harvard School of Dental Medicine.

He has published many articles on hard and soft tissue regeneration and has presented his clinical work and research nationally and internationally.

Dr. Fateh is a board certified Periodontist, clinical instructor at UCSF, and visiting lecturer at Harvard School of Dental Medicine. He maintains a private practice in San Francisco and Alameda.

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