This is a minimally invasive cosmetic procedure to correct “gummy smiles”. This procedure is simple, cost effective and life changing with no scarring on the face.
The lip repositioning procedure is an in office procedure that can be done under local anesthesia, but you can elect to be sedated for comfort.
Recovery is a few days of soft diet and relaxation. Most patients only require ibuprofen or Tylenol for any postoperative discomfort.
This procedure usually lasts about an hour and involves placement of dissolving stitches inside the mouth.
Most patients with a “gummy smile” are candidates for this procedure, but a consultation is required that involves going over your medical history, taking some pictures and measurements and answering any questions you may have.
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