Are the diagnostics and treatment of gingival recession still a challenge?
Gingival recession is the final effect of interaction of multiple etiological factors. Identification and definition of the range of influence is often not possible, with the result that is still being sought new methods for testing and elimination of potential etiological factors. Aim of this study is to present the etiopathogenesis of gingival recessions with regard to the analysis of modifiable factors, including brushing teeth using powered toothbrushes and lack of vitamin D. The lecture will be presented diagnostic algorithm and case studies showing type of reconstructive soft and/or hard tissue procedure. Also, will be presented review of modern methods of treatment in individual classes recessions and directions of interdisciplinary treatment.