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Abstract : Connective tissue grafts are considered the golden standard for the treatment of gingival recession. Several techniques were previously mentioned in the literature about harvesting connective tissue grafts, but these techniques have many complications. Thus, this study aimed to describe a new harvesting method for to limit those consequences, as well as decreasing pain level, and reducing surgical time. The main objective of this study was to describe a new harvesting method for connective tissue graft using a double-bladed scalpel compared to the conventional scalpel which has been used for harvesting de-epithelialized free gingival graft for the treatment of gingival recession. The study sample comprised of 24 surgical sites in 12 patients, at the Faculty of Dentistry_ Damascus University using a split-mouth design. The control group comprised of 12 surgical sites of bilaminar single gingival recession which were classified as Miller’s class I and managed with a conventional scalpel for harvesting de-epithelialized free gingival graft. The test group also comprised of 12 surgical sites of bilaminar single gingival recession which were classified as Miller’s class I and managed with a double-bladed scalpel for harvesting connective tissue graft. The following clinical indices were evaluated: 1) Gingival thickness 2) Patient esthetic satisfaction 3) Duration of surgery 4) Pain level. The test group showed statistically significant differences regarding patient’s pain level, surgical time, and esthetic satisfaction. Whereas the control group showed statistically significant differences regarding gingival thickness index. This new technique for harvesting connective tissue graft using a double-bladed scalpel has many advantages as we could harvest a uniform graft with a convenient thickness for root coverage procedures, resulting in surgical time reduction, decreasing patient pain level, and increasing patient esthetic satisfaction.