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What Is Gum Surgery?

Sometimes, gum disease requires specialized surgeries, including: Gingival Flap Surgery, Bone Regeneration, Crown Lengthening, and Gum Grafting.

  • What Can Gum Surgery Treat?
    • Gum disease.
    • Gum recession.
    • Uneven gum line.
    • Red and inflamed gums.
    • Gums that are swollen or tender.
  • Does It Hurt?
    Your dentist will ensure the area is fully numb before they begin treatment. If you experience dental anxiety, please tell us! We offer many dental sedation options to keep you relaxed.

Benefits of Gum Surgery at Buffalo 215 Dental and Orthodontics

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Prevent tooth loss
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Improve gum health
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Reduce tooth sensitivity
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Improve the look of your smile
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Protect tooth roots from decay

Here When You Need Us


Convenient Scheduling

Call or text us any time to book an appointment. Our team members are happy to work around your schedule.

Dental Emergencies

Get fast pain relief for dental emergencies. We offer same-day emergency appointments 6 days a week in Las Vegas, NV.

Dr. Gill

Dr. Gill


Dr. Gill
  • Dr. Gill is a 7-year Las Vegas resident with her husband and 2-year-old daughter.

  • Our dentist loves to connect with her patients to help them feel more confident and comfortable by treating every patient like family.

  • Her warm and welcoming personality, combined with her expertise and experience, make her a top choice for dental care in the Las Vegas area.

  • In her free time, Dr. Gill enjoys spending time with her family and friends, chasing her two-year-old and trying out new restaurants with her husband. She hopes to one day go traveling to Scotland with her family.

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What to Expect During Your Gum Surgery Appointment

Call or book online any day of the week, including Saturday. We’ll get you in as soon as possible for your Invisalign appointment in Las Vegas, NV.

Here’s how it works:

  • Your trained and qualified dentist will administer anesthesia.

  • The specifics of your treatment will depend on the type of gum surgery completed.
  • In general, gum surgery should only take one appointment.
  • You will receive post-operative instructions and medication, if necessary.

How Much Does Gum Surgery Cost?

Gum Surgery has a wide price range, depending on your specific diagnosis. Our $25 Emergency Special will allow our doctor to give you a more specific treatment and price.
Dental Insurance and Financing.
“Will My Insurance Cover My Gum Surgery?”

Buffalo 215 Dental and Orthodontics is in network with most major dental plans. Your treatment may be covered in part or in full depending on the specifics of your plan. We offer a free benefits check and will provide you with your estimated out-of-pocket costs before starting treatment!

We also offer flexible financing through Sunbit and CareCredit.

No insurance? No problem.
Buffalo 215 Dental and Orthodontics Makes Gum Surgery Affordable

We’re investing in your care! We offer a $25 new patient special ($155* value, including an emergency exam and X-rays.)

No dental insurance? No worries. To help you smile now and pay over time, we offer access to flexible payment plans over 3, 6, or 12 months. Our team will help you get started, so you can enjoy a beautiful smile without financial headache.

Insurance companies we are in network with:

Hear From Our Patients

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"The dentist answered all of my questions in terms that I could understand. He was gentle and worked quickly. I will not be going anywhere else from now on."

- Desiree S.


"Buffalo 215 Dental & Orthodontics has been one of the best dental experiences I’ve ever had! The office is very modern and clean. The doctor was very gentle and helped with all of my dental needs."

- Ofe G.


"By far, one of the best places to go to! I immediately felt comfortable when I walked into the office. Staff is super friendly from the front office to the back office. This dental office is up to date with everything, and on a plus note, they are inexpensive. I highly recommend this dental office."

- Patricia B.


Frequently Asked Questions about Gum Surgery

  • What is Gum Disease?
    Gum disease is a bacterial infection caused by the buildup of plaque bacteria below the gum line. Over time, it can lead to tooth loss and more serious health issues.
  • What Causes Gum Disease?
    • Smoking.
    • Misaligned teeth.
    • Certain medications.
    • Poor dental hygiene.
    • Some chronic illnesses.
  • How Do I Know If I Have Gum Disease?
    Bad breath, tooth sensitivity, red, bleeding, or swollen gums, pain while chewing, and loose teeth are all common signs of gum disease.
  • How Can I Prevent Gum Disease?
    You should maintain proper oral hygiene by brushing and flossing twice a day and keep your dental exam and cleaning appointments twice a year. Tobacco use is linked to an increased risk of gum disease, so we recommend you do not smoke, vape, or chew.
  • How Does Gum Disease Affect My Health?
    Gum disease has been linked to serious health issues, including diabetes, stroke, and heart disease.

Why Choose Buffalo 215 Dental and Orthodontics?

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  • Convenient Hours: Same-day, evening, and Saturday appointments.
  • Insurance-Friendly: We’re in-network with most PPO dental insurance plans.
  • Transparent Pricing: We’re happy to provide easy-to-understand cost estimates over the phone, via text, or in a virtual consultation before you come to the office.
  • All Services Under One Roof: We provide general, cosmetic, and emergency dentistry as well as oral surgery and orthodontics in one location.

  • Innovative Dental Technology: The latest dental technology will make your appointments faster and more efficient with more precise and accurate diagnoses.

Ready to Get Started?

Call us for all your dental and orthodontic needs in Las Vegas, NV.

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Buffalo 215 Dental and Orthodontics in Las Vegas

Open 6 days a week!

  • Monday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Tuesday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Saturday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
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