Crown lengthening is usually performed to improve the health of the bone and gum tissue, prepare the tooth for a restoration, or correct a “gummy smile”. Crown lengthening is often required when your tooth needs a new crown or other restoration.
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A bite is considered to be healthy when all or most of the teeth are present and not destroyed by normal daily usage. It is destructive when teeth show wear, looseness or when TMJ (jaw joint) damage is seen.