Do you feel self-conscious about having a “gummy” smile? If so, it’s time to schedule an appointment with our cosmetic dentist in Jacksonville, FL. During your consultation, Dr. West will examine your teeth and gums to determine your treatment options. For many, gum contouring is an excellent way to lengthen their crowns and improve the overall aesthetic of their smiles.
A smile is a deeply personal thing. For this reason, only you can determine ifis something you wish to pursue. While one person may feel embarrassed about showing too much gum, another may love their “gummy” smile and want to keep it.
Ultimately, the amount of gum you feel comfortable showing depends on your preference. There’s no wrong answer!
Gum contouring may also be called gingival sculpting. As the name suggests, Dr. West uses advanced laser technology to move and reshape the gum tissue. This, in turn, helps you achieve the perfectly balanced smile you’ve always wanted.
typically takes one visit to our office. During your appointment, we’ll give you local anesthesia to ensure your comfort while we enhance the appearance of your smile.
One of the benefits of laser gum contouring is that we’re able to minimize any discomfort you may feel while reducing your recovery time. Laser gum contouring also offers permanent results, so you’ll be able to smile with confidence for a lifetime!
Dr. Jacqueline West is proud to serve as a . She’s also happy to help improve the smiles of patients in nearby Riverside, Avondale, and Ortega. To schedule an appointment and learn about your treatment options, please call West Dentistry at (904) 387-3333. You may also fill out our online contact form and someone from our team will reach out to you soon.