When it comes to a great smile, having beautiful, straight teeth is not the only factor to consider. Having well-shaped and proportional gums are just as important as they help to enhance the overall appearance of your smile.
We offer laser re-contouring to improve the appearance of your smile. The soft tissue diode laser used at Polaris Orthodontic Center uses narrow beam of light energy which can remove and re-shape the gum tissue as needed. Healing time after laser procedure is minimal and no bleeding occurs.
Dr. Mason has extensive experience in the use of diode laser to correct gummy smiles, uncover partially erupted teeth for bracket placement and re-shaping of uneven gingival tissue. We may recommend this service in the following cases: