Crown Lengthening

perio-bayside-img-1 Moving your gum line or gum re-contouring
This is a minor surgical procedure where contouring of the gums and the underlying jaw bone is performed to achieve one or both of the following:

  • A more harmonious tooth-size/gum contour within “smile zone”.
  • Improve the amount of tooth structure so that a crown can be placed successfully.
perio-bayside-img-2 The crown lengthening procedure is always done under local anaesthesia.