Cosmetic Gum Surgery

Patients whose gums are too high or too low around the teeth may benefit from gum contouring surgery. Gum contouring, also called tissue sculpting, can even out one’s uneven gum line to give you the confident smile you have always desired. Gum recession, where the gums recede away from the teeth expose the root of the tooth, making the teeth... read more »

Why Plaque Is Harmful to Your Pearly Whites

Did you know that tooth enamel is the strongest substance in the human body? And yet, it is also vulnerable to the effects of tooth decay. The culprit lies with plaque, a clear, sticky bacterial film which coats the teeth and gum line surfaces. How does plaque work its destructive effects? Well, to begin, the mouth is a haven for... read more »