CE programme

Understanding mucogingival surgery

Academies Continuing Education Event – Periodontology


Costa Rica, Latin America


Dr Mauricio Montealegre-Sauma

DDS Universidad Latina, Costa Rica.

Specialist in Periodontics - Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia.

National speaker


Colegio de Cirujanos Dentistas de Costa Rica

Learning objectives

- To analyze the theoretical principles of mucogingival surgery.
- To analyze the clinical characteristics required for the indication of mucogingival surgery.
- To reinforce the principles of the technique of connective tissue extraction.
- Recognize the basic materials to perform mucogingival surgery.
- Recognize the need for patient follow-up.