There’s a wonderful solution that is virtually painless, and requires no incisions and no surgery. It’s called the Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique® and is the first minimally-invasive procedure to treat gum recession effectively. Gum recession occurs when the tissue around the teeth begins to shrink away. The tooth root surface then becomes exposed, bringing a greater risk to your oral health. This can cause many different types of problems. As a periodontal specialty practice, Dr. Albather provides the most advanced care you need for a healthy, happy smile.