Does your smile show too much gums? Front teeth that appear too short can be esthetically annoying. This is because your gums failed to show the correct length and size of your teeth. Thus, it hides your smile. The good news is that gummy smile can be corrected. At Belo Dental Clinic, esthetic crown lengthening or commonly called, gum re-contouring is made available for you. This surgical sculpting procedure, done under local anesthesia, removes the excessive gums and can be performed on one or more teeth depending on your need. It will leave you showing more of your teeth permanently to create an even gum line and a more natural looking smile.