Gummy Smile? What Your Oral Surgeon Can Do to Improve Your Gum Line

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A gummy smile is when there is a noticeably high amount of gum tissue around your teeth. It’s the complete opposite of a toothy smile, which is usually the result of receding gums due to gum disease, like periodontal disease or gingivitis.  There is too much gum tissue, which isn’t considered aesthetic, and can cause […]