Various gingival augmentation procedures are undertaken.Not all patients require gingival augmentation. Some people have gummy smile along with small crowns. To correct such cases gingivectomy or gingivectomy with crown lengthening procedure is needed. While undertaking this procedure teeth contours, form, size, shape is taken into consideration.
Aligning malposed teeth- correction of malposed teeth can be done by buccal or lingual or proximal reduction for minor cases. For major corrections along with reduction veneers are placed over the front surface of teeth to improve the appearance of teeth and enhance the smile. In severe malposed teeth orthodontic treatment can serve as a best option . Intentional RCT along with full crowns and bridges are used for correction of malposed teeth.
Implant placement- Implants are placed to replace missing teeth and crowns are given over it. Regenerative surgeries are undertaken if there is less bone available for implant placement.
Closure of spacing- closing of diastema or generalized spacing is achieved by fabricating full mouth upper and lower bridges. Various materials such as resin crowns, HIPC Crowns, Multicom crowns, ceramic crowns, Porcelain fused to metal crowns, full zirconia crowns are used. It comes in various shades . Composite restorations can also be used to correct minor spacing.
Restoration of fractured teeth due to trauma- post and core is done to stabilize the fractured teeth so that extraction can be avoided to maintain the integrity of tooth to include it in overall treatment plan .
Whitening of discoloured teeth- teeth develops stains due to certain foods, smoking, trauma, drugs like tetracycline. In such cases bleaching of teeth, placing veneers , full crowns can be done.