- To expose more of the tooth/teeth
- To expose dental decay below your gum line
- To expose a tooth fracture hidden below the gum line
- To lower the gum and bone level to enable crown attachment
When a tooth is severely decayed or fractured below the gum line, a crown lengthening procedure can provide access to the tooth and its root. Your periodontist can remove gum and bone tissue, exposing more of the tooth in order to provide a foundation for a restoration.
If your dentist has recommend dental crown lengthening, please call us today or schedule your appointment online!