Dental crown lengthening involves the removal of gum tissue to expose more of the crown (top part) of your teeth.
- Can support dental restoration such as for a broken tooth or a cavity below the gum line.
- Can play an important role in cosmetic smile enhancement, such as for those with a 'gummy smile'.
- Is performed under local anesthesia by an expert known as a periodontist.
"Your dentist will let you know if you need this procedure and what you can expect during your appointment!"
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