gum grafting

about gum grafting with AlloDerm® RTM

AlloDerm RTMGum recession is sometimes treated by retrieving soft tissue from the roof (palate) of your mouth. However, removing a section of your palate creates unnecessary pain and discomfort. AlloDerm® Regenerative Tissue Matrix enables your clinician to restore your smile without retrieving tissue from the palate. AlloDerm® RTM provides a natural esthetic outcome and a predictable alternative to using your own tissue.*

what is AlloDerm® RTM?

AlloDerm® RTM is donated tissue that has been processed to remove cells creating a regenerative tissue matrix. Its success in soft tissue treatments is documented by more than 10 years of dental applications and research.

AlloDerm® RTM safety

AlloDerm® RTM is widely used in the medical and dental fields for plastic and reconstructive surgery. Since its introduction in 1994, over one million AlloDerm® RTM grafts have been successfully placed. Donor tissue is extensively screened and tested and then undergoes proprietary procedures to ensure that AlloDerm® RTM is ready for use in patients.

*AlloDerm: An Effective Alternative to Palatal Donor Tissue for Treatment of Gingival Recession. Allen EP. Dent Today 2006; 25: 48-52.