Gum Contouring in Dallas, TX
Do you see a lot of your gum tissue when you smile? Many people with "gummy" smiles do not know that there are treatments available to cosmetically enhance the look of your gums. Dr. Hamlett can re-contour the appearance of your gum tissue. Using specialized lasers that minimize discomfort and healing time, Dr. Hamlett can redesign the appearance of your gums. With the addition of beautiful porcelain veneers, your gummy smile disappears, revealing a bright, youthful smile that looks natural and proportioned. The entire process takes just a few visits. Call Dr. Hamlett and begin transforming your smile today!
What Is a Gummy Smile?
A gummy smile shows a significant amount of gum tissue when a person smiles. Gummy smiles are actually a quite normal variation of the human anatomy although many people with gummy smiles are self-conscious about revealing their teeth due to the excess gums that show. Fortunately through the use of specialized lasers sufferers of the gummy smile are able to reveal the beautiful teeth that they have always had or prepare their teeth for other cosmetic enhancements.
What Is Gum Contouring?
Gum contouring or the gummy smile procedure is the removal of excess gum tissue that is covering your teeth. A non-invasive soft tissue laser designed for treatments on the gums is used to fix the following issues:
- Misaligned teeth
- Uneven lengths
- Uneven ridges
- Uneven grooves
- Inflamed, or swollen gums
What You Can Expect From Your Treatment
A gummy smile correction by Dr. Hamlett has the goal of making your smile symmetrical while giving you optimal oral health as well as improving your overall appearance. Your perfect smile will be discussed with Dr. Hamlett so he will know what your ideal smile will look like and can work with you to reach your goals. The soft tissue laser used is a more modern dental technology that requires no cutting, no bleeding and no sutures. The treatment is actually quite simple as Dr. Hamlett has the experience and skilled-hand to carefully remove only what is necessary to make your smile beautiful.
For patients who experience anxiety while visiting the dentist consider utilizing the help of sedation dentistry to help you through your procedure.
For more information on gum contouring or to schedule an appointment please contact us today.
Dr. Kenneth Hamlett and the Cosmetic Dentist of Dallas team strive to give each and every patient the treatment they deserve. Call us today at (214) 363-9474 to find out how we can help you achieve a smile that will have you shining brighter than ever before!