improve the appearance and function of the oral cavity, certain
surgical procedures involving the soft tissues are necessary.
These soft tissue procedures include:
Grafting ( a gum graft ) --- a procedure to replace lost or inadequate
--- often necessary to enable total movement of the tongue or
to help close a space between the front teeth.
or Gingivalplasty --- a recontouring of the gum tissue, to rid
one of excessive tissue and to elongate the teeth and to improve
appearance and to enhance ones smile.