|Gingival Flap Procedures are
required when pockets are very deep and do not heal with conservative therapy.
The depth of the pockets do not allow adequate cleaning and elimination
of infection. Bone loss is moderate to severe and the gum attachment is
lost. Surgical correction is required to eliminate chronic infection. Pockets
are moderate to severe. By using a flap procedure access is gained to the
root surface bony defects are corrected and inflamed tissue is removed.