December 26, 2016
Crown lengthening should be performed prior to applying restorations if tooth decay has extended below the gumline, excess gum protrudes over tooth structure, or if the tooth has fractured below the gumline. This will ensure that patient’s teeth will be restored functionally and aesthetically since gum and bone levels will be adjusted to allow more access to the tooth.
A radiant new smile along with improved periodontal health restores patient’s self-confidence. With functional crown lengthening, patient’s oral health and overall appearance will be significantly improved