Crown lengthening is a type of oral surgery used to reshape a "gummy" smile or prepare a tooth to for a dental crown. Crown lengthening is often performed by a periodontist.
Dental surgery may be needed to remove painful wisdom teeth or place dental implants. But did you know cosmetic dental surgery can help enhance the appearance of your smile?
The term "oral surgery" sounds complicated but can be as simple as a tooth extraction. Oral surgery can also be used to treat sleep apnea and repair a cleft lip/palate.