My answer to What are the best ways to minimize a "gummy" smile? Answer by Sam Muslin: Each person that has a gummy smile has individual circumstances that require different solutions. First, let's take a look at the woman's face and teeth in the photo posted by Scott Frey. What I see is that she grinds her teeth and her upper teeth look like little squares. Her lower … [Read more...] about What are the best ways to minimize a “gummy” smile?
If you watched The Doctors TV show this morning you go and eat no doubt wondering if your gum recessions could be the result of brushing too hard? Obviously there is a fine line between having healthy and clean teeth and over brushing with hard bristles. So how do you know what is causing your gum recessions or gum loss? Can you really eliminate receding gums over your … [Read more...] about Gum Recessions from Brushing too Hard?
Treating the Gummy Smile The gummy smile can be a blessing when the patient gets older so it is important that all of the dentistry have a plan that will also work 20 years from now. It is not in the patient’s best interest to remove all of the “gummy smile” when they are only 20 years of age because when they are 45 years of age, the gummy smile may be completely gone … [Read more...] about How Can the Gummy Smile be Reversed?