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Excellent Dentistry | Osseous Grafting / Guided Tissue Regeneration in Mundelein

Excellent Dentistry
1464 Townline Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060

Business Hours
Monday:10:00am - 6:30pm
Tuesday:10:00am - 6:30pm
Wednesday:10:00am - 6:30pm
Thursday:10:00am - 6:30pm
Friday:10:00am - 6:30pm
Saturday:9:00am - 3:00pm
Sunday:OUT OF OFFICE

Dr. Yuliya Beckerman, D.D.S. and Associates


Phone: 847-566-7850
Fax: 847-566-7851

Osseous Grafting / Guided Tissue Regeneration
 

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.

 
 
 
Mundelein Dentist | Osseous Grafting / Guided Tissue Regeneration . Yuliya Beckerman is a Mundelein Dentist.