I would like to know the correct treatment for my gummy smile? (photos)

I have a gummy smile and I would like to correct it.What would be the necessary treatment option.Would gum contouring suffice or will I need Crown lenghtening followEd by veneers

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GV vs crown lengthening

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Gum contouring as you call it or "Gingivectomy" may be sufficient vs esthetic crown lengthening periodontal surgery.  My suggestion is to consult with a periodontist as well as a highly skilled cosmetic dentist.

Steven Goldy,DDS


Beverly Hills Dentist

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