Gum Contouring

Improve your smile with Gum Contouring from your Rohnert Park Cosmetic Dentist!

Cosmetic dentist gum contouring in Rohnert ParkHaving the correct balance of healthy, well-contoured gum tissue helps to compliment the frames of the teeth and provide a radiant smile.  If you’re one of the thousands of Americans that have the appearance of “short” front teeth, gum contouring may be the right solution for you.  Underneath the excess gum tissue may be that inviting, beautiful smile you’ve been looking for.  This cosmetic dentistry process is a non-invasive, soft tissue laser process that can reduce your gums and make a huge impact on your smile.  The process is painless and is done right here in our Rohnert Park cosmetic dental office.

Common Uses for Gum Contouring

Reshaping uneven teeth edges and/or gum tissue is now relatively simply with Sonoma Smiles’ gum contouring process. It can be used to correct the following:

  • Misaligned teeth
  • Uneven lengths
  • Uneven ridges
  • Uneven grooves
  • Gummy smiles
  • Inflamed, or swollen gums

Gum tissue that is swollen, red, or unsymmetrical in appearance may detract attention from teeth that are otherwise healthy. Dr. Sutton can return your gum tissue to a healthy state by reducing any inflammation and restoring the tissue to a pink and tight state. Symmetrical gum tissue around the teeth gives an attractive smile that can be accomplished by a gum contouring procedure. Often times gum tissue can be lower on one front tooth and not the other, giving an appearance that one tooth is longer than the other. Other scenarios would be when excess gum tissue makes all teeth appear to be too short, or when a smile reveals that a person contains too much gum tissue. This is known as a “gummy smile.”

Gum contouring from your Rohnert Park cosmetic dentistHow do we correct for Unsightly Gums?

First a one-on-one consultation with Dr. Sutton will address your concerns and you will work together to form a treatment plan that meets your goals. Gum contouring involves the use of a non-invasive soft tissue laser to alter the gum line to the desired shape. Gum tissue is vaporized and sealed gently with no cutting, bleeding, or sutures. Teeth that are misshapen or uneven because of an unattractive gum line will be formed to their desired shape. Depending on the complexity or the severity of the case, other cosmetic dentistry treatments may be suggested to provide you with a smile that is healthy and attractive. The whole process of gum contouring is remarkably simple and can make a great difference to one’s smile. Contact Sonoma Smiles today for more information about how we can help you get the smile of your dreams.

Contact our friendly and knowledgeable dental team today! Book your appointment now!

(707) 200-1191

See More Cosmetic Dentistry Services from Sonoma Smiles in Rohnert Park:

Cosmetic dentistry in Rohnert Park

Smile Makeovers

What is a smile makeover? A smile makeover is a cosmetic dentistry process that comprehensively improves the overall appearance of your smile and…

Click for more info

Rohnert Park Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain Veneers from your Cosmetic Dentist in Rohnert Park - Porcelain Veneers are the cosmetic dentistry standard for creating a phenomenal…

Click for more info

Rohnert Park no preparation veneers

Lumineers

If you're looking for that Hollywood smile with minimal or no-preparation for both your dentist and for yourself, Lumineers may be the right choice…

Click for more info

Adult orthodontics in Rohnert Park

Six Month Braces

Beautiful smiles in just six months for adults and teens! Are you considering straightening your teeth but are concerned about sacrificing years in…

Click for more info

Teeth whitening in Rohnert Park

Teeth Whitening

With teeth whitening, you can have the bright white smile you've always dreamed of! One of the most popular cosmetic dentistry procedures is teeth…

Click for more info

Rohnert Park Invisilign and Aligner Orthodontics

Invisalign Alternatives

If you are like the many adults that want to have straighter, properly aligned teeth but don't want to compromise your mature image with metal…

Click for more info

Studies reveal how fluoride fights cavities

Mystery Decoded- How Fluoride Fights Cavities

Although fluoride is well known for its ability to aid in the prevention of cavities, there remains some controversy regarding how exactly this is…

Click for more info

Tags: , , ,

Get Social with Sonoma Smiles!

Join the discussion on social media with our fun and experienced dental team!

Comments are closed.