Category: Gum Contouring

Q&A: Your Worries About Gum Contouring

Sometimes, the problem with the esthetics of one’s smile has nothing to do with discoloration, tooth length, chips, or other issues directly related to dental tissue. Instead, the source of the problem is gum tissue. It may present itself either as uneven tissue (which can lead to a lopsided looking smile) or excess gum tissue… Read more »

Questions About Gum Contouring? We Got Answers!

You have several options to choose from when it comes to improving your teeth (depending on what your cosmetic concerns are, exactly). But what about your gums? Even if your teeth are as bright and healthy as can be, their appearance is influenced by the gum line that frames them. When you have excessive or… Read more »

Gum Contouring 101

Have you begun to learn more about gum contouring? If so, there are a variety of reasons that may have led you toward this cosmetic treatment. In any case, you are unhappy with the way your gum tissue is affecting the appearance of your smile. This may be the result of excess tissue, gum tissue… Read more »

A Quiz: Gum Disease And Gum Contouring

The sufferer of gum disease may assume accompanying gum damage is permanent. After all, once inflammation and infection leave their mark on your smile, envisioning a way to restore not only your oral health but also the beauty of your grin seems like a bit of an impossible fantasy. Fortunately, we can address gum disease with… Read more »

Q&A: Gum Contouring

Have you ever considered reshaping your gum tissue with gum contouring? In many cases we find that patients assume the trouble with the appearance of their smiles is all about their teeth. You may be surprised to learn that the appearance of “squatty teeth” or issues with asymmetry may actually have more to do with… Read more »

A Gummy Smile: What You Should Know

When you look in the mirror at your smile, do you like what you see? If not, and the problem is related to gums that appear excessive or puffy, we have treatments to address your concerns. However, it is important that you first visit us for a consultation, so we may diagnose the problem. In… Read more »

The Joys of Laser Dentistry

In the world of dentistry, technology is as important as knowledge and education when it comes to advancement. For instance, technologically advanced digital X-rays provide faster, safer, more accurate diagnostic images, and innovative materials like dental porcelain help us create more lifelike restorations. In addition, lasers have also changed much of the face of modern… Read more »

The Importance of Lasers in Gum Contouring Surgery

Do you long for a bigger smile? Does your gum line seem ragged or uneven? If so, you may be an excellent candidate for gum contouring surgery. During this cosmetic treatment, your dentist will remove excess gum tissue to give you a bigger, more youthful smile. At our office, we proudly use advanced lasers to… Read more »

Uses of Gum Contouring

If you are not satisfied with the way your teeth look, because of chips, crooked teeth, or misshapen gums, you should schedule and appointment with your cosmetic dentist. We strive to give you the smile you want with advanced technology and procedures. One such procedure we offer is gum contouring, which will enhance your smile or help… Read more »

How You Can Fix a Gummy Smile

Do your gums seem as exposed, or more, than your teeth when you smile? Excessive gingival display, or a gummy smile, can sometimes result from an abnormality in the muscles that control your lip movement, though it’s more often caused by too much or uneven gum tissue. Fortunately, gummy smiles aren’t always an immediate dental… Read more »