Gum Shaping/Recontouring

Soft tissue diode laser are now popular and have numerous advantages in dentistry.  Laser has wide range of applications varying from surgical procedures, laser bleaching, tooth desensitization, gum treatment, TMJ pain relief and many more. Laser surgeries are very acceptable to the patients because they are usually painfree, result in less swelling and do not require suturing procedures.

 

GUM SHAPING/RECONTOURING

It is very frequently seen in many persons that when they smile their gum may embrace the beauty of their smile. If your gums rest too low or too high on your teeth and you are unhappy with your smile, you may be a candidate for gum contouring surgery. Also called gum reshaping or tissue sculpting, this cosmetic dental procedure can even out an uneven gum line and give you a smile you can be proud of.
   
A number of things can cause your gums to be too low or too high. Gums that cover a large portion of your teeth can make your teeth look small. This may be the result of genetics, a particular health problem, or taking certain prescription drugs.
   
These aberrations in gums levels may sometime produce a gummy smile or may make your smile not a pleasing and charming one. Now in this present scenario, whether male or female, both have to present themselves socially, in some or the other situation. Sometimes your smile can not make you confident during some social interactions.
   
This gum contouring surgery alone is purely a cosmetic procedure. It is usually done to enhance the appearance of your smile. However it may also be a part of some periodontal surgery like crown lengthening, pocket reduction surgery.

We at cosmo laser dental usually perform this surgery by means of diode laser. It is done on dental chair under local anaesthesia.