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I had a Pinhole technique gum graft. How does it last? if I

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I had a Pinhole technique...
I had a Pinhole technique gum graft. How long does it last? if I brush correctly from now on. I heard it does not last as long as a traditional gum graft. Also, I have 2 other teeth that the dentist say I should have a gum graft. When do you know you 'have to have a graft'? Can you not 'stabilize' it ..so there is no further recession..?
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If two DDS have told you that you should have a gum graft then you really need to contact a periodontist and get the graft done. Continued delay can lead to tooth loss and permanent damage to the bony structure of your jaw.
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