Esthetic Crown Lengthening

Intermediate Level
2H:29M
Unlimited Access
Accredited Certificates

Dr. Shaimaa Saieed

PhD in Implantology, Cairo University

Course Overview


Crown lengthening is an invaluable skill that all dentists should have. Whether you want to complete simple restorative or complex aesthetic cases as part of a smile makeover this course will help you achieve that.
Esthetic crown lengthening is used to treat gummy smile cases and also veneer cases that need crown lengthening before the restorative phase.

This online course includes hands-on exercises and many case illustrations, plus video demonstrations of surgical techniques. 
After completion of this online course, we provide a 2 days workshop with extra fees, this workshop is designed to allow dentists to practice these procedures on patients and to give them the confidence to perform surgical crown lengthening in everyday practice. 

What you'll learn


  • How to diagnose esthetic crown lengthening
  • The different surgical approaches.
  • The used Armamentarium .
  • The suturing technique.
  • How to make predictable impressions every time
  • Causes of red gum tissue around margins
  • How to coordinate surgery with restorative procedures

Content "Esthetic Crown Lengthening" (2H:29M)

Lecture Title Watch
1. Course Overview images   1:42
2. Instructor Presentation : Anatomy   2:51
3. Instructor Presentation : Biological Width   3:23
4. Instructor Presentation : Objectives and Diagnosis   9:19
5. Instructor Presentation : Brief Summary   5:45
6. Instructor Surgery : Measuring the amount of keratinized tissue   2:39
7. Instructor Surgery : Reverse bevel incision using 15c blades   12:48
8. Instructor Surgery : Flap reflection   10:23
9. Instructor Surgery: Osseous re-contouring   14:58
10. Instructor Surgery : Soft tissue trimming   5:23
11. Instructor Surgery : Creating partial thickness apically by sharp dissection.   3:18
12. Instructor Surgery : Suturing using vertical internal mattress suture   26:34
13. Surgery Questions & Answers   13:44
14. Trainee Surgery (Part 1)   18:39
15. Trainee Surgery (Part 2)   17:24