Gum Contouring and Teeth Reshaping
Aesthetic recontouring of your teeth involves small, minimal adjustment of your teeth to reshape and level your smile. By altering the way your teeth reflect the light we can help to camouflage twisted or misshapen teeth without more invasive procedures.
Your gums frame and drape your teeth. Like a beautiful picture in the wrong frame, if the levels and shape of your gums aren’t right, your smile may not look right. By altering the shapes of your gums, we can lengthen your teeth and improve your confidence in your smile.
We can shorten, smooth or level your teeth to improve your smile line. We can lengthen and harmonize the appearance of your gums by reshaping them.
Frequently Asked Question
Am I a candidate for gum contouring?
Choosing gum contouring is a personal decision. It is just a cosmetic procedure. If you are worried about your smile because your teeth look small or large, gum contouring is a good option.
Does gum contouring hurt?
There might be some pain or discomfort. We use numbing agents and medicate during the treatment to reduce pain level.
Are teeth reshaping good for dental health?
Yes. Cracks, chips, and overlaps create a way for bacteria to hide. By smoothing out these problems, future cavities can be avoided.
What should I follow to heal after gum contouring?
You should eat cool and soft foods. You can use a pain reliever as suggested by your doctor. Avoid taking aspirin as it causes gum bleeding. Follow the dentist’s advice on how to brush your teeth.
Are gum contouring a long procedure?
No, it does not take more time. It is more cost effecctive when compared to other cosmetic procedures.