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Why would I need gum contouring?

Man in green jacket smilingDo you smile and feel that your gums are too prominent? Do you have irregular or asymmetrical gums that make your smile look askew? Gum contouring can help. Reshaping the gums can give your smile a more uniform look to your gums and expose more of your tooth structure to give teeth a longer, more youthful look.

Gum Surgery in Toronto

Gingival contouring requires the removal of a small amount of excess gum tissue. Contouring the gums can be done on its own or used in conjunction with porcelain veneers for a full smile makeover. If you want information about gum surgery in Toronto, give us a call. We understand that this can be a big decision, but at Toronto Lakeshore Dental, we always go over all of your options to help you make a choice that works best for your smile goals and oral health.

Having gum surgery will require a short healing time when it’s best to avoid anything too hot, spicy, or acidic. If you smoke, this is a great time to quit because smoking slows down the healing process.

Any time you want to make improvements to your smile, you can count on the skill and artistry of Dr. Joo and Dr. Lee to give you exceptional results.