Aesthetic & Functional Crown Lengthening


AGD Member:  $49*

Student Member: $37.50*

Speaker:  Timothy Hempton, DDS

Non-Member:  $70

Credit Hours:  1.5

Subject Code:  491 – Crown Lengthening Surgery

*AGD Member discount applied at checkout.

SKU: 855 Category:


Aesthetic and functional crown lengthening procedures may involve osseous resective therapy in addition to surgical management of soft tissue. Clinical cases will be presented in order to review concepts in case selection, surgical techniques, and postoperative management.

Learning Objectives

  • Indications and contraindications for crown lengthening
  • Review surgical flap design
  • Review management of osseous tissue
  • Suturing techniques
  • Post-operative management

Timothy Hempton, DDS

Dr. Hempton is a diplomate of the American Academy of Periodontology. He is an Associate Clinical professor at Tufts and also maintains a private practice limited to periodontics and dental implants in Dedham, MA.

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Time and Period of Availability for Internet Based Courses

Until expiration or review.

Original Release Date

May 3, 2017

Expiration Date

May 3, 2020