Patient Treatment

What Causes a Gummy Smile

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The gummy smile is when the gums enlarge and can be caused by three main reasons (1) bacteria causing inflammation, (2) medication, and (3) systemic disease. Most of the treatment involves either gum cleanings or surgical …

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What is Crown Lengthening and When Do I Need It?

Team Crown Lengthening

 If you have been told by your dentist that in order to complete your crown or filling you need crown lengthening, you may have questions as to what it is and why you need it. …