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Gum Lift for Gummy Smile
What is a gummy smile and how is it surgically repaired?
The presence of excess gum tissue or a high lip line results in the appearance of short teeth and a gummy smile which can be surgically repaired by
- Gum contouring
- Gingivectomy – to remove excess gum tissue that has grown on and around the teeth
- Crown lengthening surgery – to reveal more of the natural teeth
- Hypermobile Lip Surgery – for high lip line