Periodontics & Oral Surgery of Manhattan Beach
Dr. Caden Lim, DMD, MPH



Usually, with gentle but thorough brushing and flossing, further recession can be prevented. If you are unfortunate enough to have very thin tissue, recession is often difficult to prevent. What is most important is that the underlying loss is stopped.


Below are some of the most frequently asked questions patients have about dentistry and oral health issues.  If you have any other questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, we would love to hear from you.

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Q: How long does the procedure take?

Q: Will I have pain?

Q: Will my insurance pay for this procedure?

Q: Is this procedure painful during the healing period?

Q: How long will the graft last?