Category: Dental Techniques

  • Furcation Repair Technique

    A Dachshund dog, “Wombat”, presented in February for treatment of a furcation (F2) exposure and increased periodontal probing depths (7 – 9mm on the buccal surface) of 309. Dental radiographs using a Sopix2 digital sensor showed horizontal alveolar bone loss. Treatment of the furcation involved elevating a gingival envelope flap and open root planing, followed…