Posts Categorized: Gum Lift

What Can Be Done About A “Gummy Smile”?

Problems like dental discoloration, or a prominent chipped tooth, can have a negative effect on your smile. Generally speaking, when people think about poor smile quality, they think about issues with teeth. With that said, some patients will actually have issues because of their gums. If you have periodontal tissues that seem too bulky, or… Read more »

3 Times a Gum Lift Is a Good Idea

Compared to other cosmetic dental treatments, a gum lift isn’t as focused on the appearance of your teeth as it is on the health, appearance, and shape of your gum line. For many patients, an uneven or “sagging” gum line can be the biggest impact on their smile’s appearance, and a gum lift is the… Read more »

Answering Questions About Cosmetic Gum Lifts

Much of cosmetic dentistry focuses on the size, shape, and appearance of your teeth. Yet, your smile’s appearance is also significantly affected by the shape and appearance of your gum line. For instance, even if your teeth are perfectly healthy, excessive or uneven gum tissues that cover a disproportionate amount of your tooth structure can… Read more »

When to Consider a Gum Lift

Cosmetic dentistry provides us with a large number of options when it comes to improving your smile. Each treatment can be custom-designed to address your unique concerns in the most effective manner. While many of cosmetic dentistry’s most common treatments involve improving the appearance of your teeth, we also offer esthetic gum contouring, or a… Read more »