Smile Makeover: Photos
Gum lift (Crown Lengtheing), Root coverage with soft tissue Graft,
Pre-op before Crown lengthening.
Post operative view of the new gum line and the veneers the General Dentist placed.
Severe recession (prior to treatement) of the 2 central incisors.
Post operative view showing excellent soft tissue gain covering the root surfaces.
The gum lift or Surgical Esthetic Crown lengthening procedure makes teeth look larger reduces gummy smile situations. Soft... tissue grafting to cover roots, makes teeth look smaller as it covers and protects the root surface. This is usually a better option than putting a filling over an exposed root.
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