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What type of doctors perform gum contouring?

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Many general dentists and periodontists (gum specialists) can do gum contouring procedure. Ask your dentist about his knowledge of and experience with the process.

From: Gum Contouring WebMD Medical Reference

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Cosmetic Dentistry Guide: "Gum contouring -- for the 'gummy smile.'"

American Academy of Periodontology: "Periodontal Surgery," "Periodontal Plastic Procedures."

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry: "Dental Procedures -- Gum Lifts."

Hugh Flax, DDS, 2010-2011 president, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Reviewed by Michael Friedman on July 31, 2017

SOURCES:

Cosmetic Dentistry Guide: "Gum contouring -- for the 'gummy smile.'"

American Academy of Periodontology: "Periodontal Surgery," "Periodontal Plastic Procedures."

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry: "Dental Procedures -- Gum Lifts."

Hugh Flax, DDS, 2010-2011 president, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Reviewed by Michael Friedman on July 31, 2017

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