I don't like my pointy canine teeth what can I do to fix them? (photo)
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I don't like my pointy canine teeth what can I do to fix them?
I once had a patient who had the same complaint...her cuspids were too "pointy" and she wanted me to shorten them. However, after carefully evaluating her teeth and smile it was obvious to me that it wasn't the length of her cuspids at all, but rather that her four front incisors were too short, making her cuspids appear too long. After placing porcelain veneers on the four front incisors her smile looked normal and all I had to do was round the sharp point of her cuspids.
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