gummy smile

The appearance of a person’s mouth when smiling in which their teeth appear abnormally small, due to either a high lip line (hypermobilie lip), hyperplasia of the gums—which can occur in response to certain medications—e.g., phenytoin—or smaller than normal teeth due to developmental events, tooth eruption abnormalities, orthodontic treatments and even congenital defects
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gummy smile,

n condition in which gingival tissue is located more on the cervical third of the crowns than is normal, resulting in teeth that appear shorter and “gummy.”
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Peyman Ghasri, is now offering Botox for gummy smile, CoolSculpting and Juvederm.
He performs general examinations and cleanings, fills cavities, places inlays and onlays, treats periodontal disease, fits patients with dental bridges, performs teeth whitening procedures, performs gummy smile surgeries, fits patients with Invisalign aligners, applies veneers and Lumineers, and much more.
Parsa Zadeh, renowned cosmetic dentist, is pleased to offer his patent-pending gummy smile fix to correct cases of gummy smile.
A gummy smile occurs when the gums appear to be disproportionately large or prominent when compared with the teeth.
A gummy smile is a smile in which the gum line appears disproportionately large when compared with the teeth.
Some of the procedures that are commonly used for a full mouth reconstruction are dental implants, Invisalign aligners, teeth whitening, dental bonding, porcelain crowns, porcelain veneers or Lumineers, gum grafts, and gummy smile surgery, to name a few.
Parsa Zadeh is pleased to offer his patent-pending gummy smile correction procedure.
A full mouth reconstruction is a treatment process that can include an array of dental procedures, such as placing dental implants, fitting patients with porcelain veneers or Lumineers, capping damaged teeth with porcelain crowns, placing Invisalign aligners, performing gummy smile surgery, placing full or partial dentures, and much more.
Parsa Zadeh, gummy smile surgeon, is offering his groundbreaking Gum lift procedure to patients considering having their gummy smiles fixed.
Moreover, the practice offers advanced treatments using lasers to help significantly reduce gummy smile.
I couldn't get into the intricacies of particular policies but I could look up at people with puppy dog eyes, ask if my daddy could count on their support and then flash an irresistibly cute gummy smile.