Gum Reshaping

Gum Reduction Surgery in McKinney

gum reshapingDo you have prominent gums or an overly “gummy smile” and need gum reshaping? Dr. Ernesto Prida is a talented cosmetic dentist in McKinney that offers gum lift surgery and gum contouring to help patients with a gummy smile restore their confidence by creating a gorgeous, healthy grin.

Common Causes of a Gummy Smile

  • Teeth appear short because they erupted improperly and remain partially covered by gum tissue
  • Teeth are small in comparison to the gums due to genetics or wear
  • Upper lip is too short
  • Hyperactive upper lip that is normal in length when the face is resting but lifts too high when smiling
  • Gums are long or enlarged, known as gingival hypertrophy
  • Overgrowth of the upper jaw that makes gums bulge out

Many people are unaware that there are gum reshaping options that will correct or alter the appearance of an excessively gummy smile. If a gummy smile impacts a your enjoyment of life, comfort, and well-being, its time to do something about it. To learn more about gum reshaping surgery and the other cosmetic dentistry treatments available with Dr. Prida, please contact our McKinney dental practice.

Call 214-613-1500


Dr Ernesto Prida

Your McKinney Dentist

Cosmetic Dentist and General Dentist located in McKinney, TX

Dr. Prida's passion is to not only provide patients with excellent dental services, but also crafting an aesthetically beautiful smile for each person. Since he graduated from dental school, Dr. Prida began to advance his knowledge in cosmetic dental treatments continued  education in dentistry. As a general dentist Dr. Prida performs regular teeth cleanings and diagnoses problems that patients have with pain and oral health.

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