A member asked:

Dentist specialists: is the pinhole surgical technique for gum recession a proven one or is it too new to know long term results?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Nilesh Dalal answered

Specializes in Periodontics

Pinhole technique: This technique is new and old. The principles are from an older technique but with variation. the jury is still out on it.

Answered 2/27/2015


Dr. Paul Grin answered

Specializes in Pain Management

PST: The pinhole surgical technique is considered as a minimally invasive, predictable, effective, and time- and cost-effective method.

Answered 2/27/2015



Related Questions

Online Primary Care Doctors Accepting New Patients

$44 video appointments available today with a membership as low as $15/month

Book a Video Appointment
Ask your question
Didn't find what you're looking for?

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more.

Ask your question

Meet your new favorite doctor