Minimal Waiting Times

Minimal Waiting Times

Secure prompt & timely care with minimal waiting times within 5 weeks at our Neutral Bay & Newcastle clinics. This will guarantee that any periodontal and implant issues you may have will be treated promptly.

Expert Guidance from a Leading Authority

Expert Guidance from a Leading Authority

Trust the expertise and deep knowledge of our renowned professor who has taught dozens of registered periodontists in Australia, New Zealand, and Europe.
Exceptional Patient Care

Exceptional Patient Care

Rest easy knowing that we prioritise the highest quality of patient care and services, ensuring your comfort, well-being, and satisfaction throughout your treatment journey.

Precision for Long-Lasting Results

Precision for Long-Lasting Results

Our treatments are meticulously performed to reduce the chance of infection and relapse, providing you with precise care that yields enduring outcomes for your oral health.

Highest Quality Equipment

Our clinic is equipped with state-of-the-art tools and technologies, enabling us to provide you with the most advanced and effective gum disease treatment available.

Leading experts in removing excess gum tissue for your dream smile

Our expert team of periodontists are dedicated to enhancing your natural smile. If a gummy smile (where too much gum tissue is visible) affects your confidence, we provide high-quality gum reshaping and gum contouring surgery for a balanced, bright smile.

Contact Smile Specialists Suite for professional gum contouring in Sydney, Newcastle and Neutral Bay.

What is gum contouring surgery?

Gum contouring surgery, also known as gingival sculpting, gingivoplasty or gum reshaping, is a cosmetic procedure that involves reshaping the gum line by removing excess gum tissue. This treatment can lengthen the appearance of your teeth or even out an uneven gum line, resulting in a more symmetrical and aesthetically pleasing smile.

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Gum contouring in Sydney: A gum contouring surgery can help correct “gummy smiles” or an uneven gum line.

Why do you need gum contouring?

There are many reasons why people choose to have gum contouring in Sydney:

  • Feeling self-conscious about their gummy smile (showing too much gum when they smile)
  • An uneven gum line that makes teeth look irregular
  • Gums that extend too far down the teeth

If any of these sound like you, why not give Smile Specialists Suite a call? We can assess your gums and teeth and help you decide if this minimally invasive cosmetic procedure is right for you.

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Gum contouring in Sydney: Cosmetic dentistry procedures to reshape gums or provide a gum lift can help you reclaim your vibrant, happy smile.

Am I a suitable candidate for gum contouring in Sydney?

Ideal candidates for gum contouring are people with good oral health, without underlying periodontal disease, and who wish to improve the cosmetic appearance of their smile. If you’re bothered by the look of your gums when you smile, this procedure might be a great option to restore symmetry and treat your gummy smile.

Do you experience any of the above symptoms? Talk to our periodontists

What is the procedure for gum contouring in Sydney, Newcastle and Neutral Bay?

The friendly team at Smile Specialists Suite are here to guide and support you through laser gum contouring, from your consultation right through to your full recovery.

Consultation and pre-surgery

We start with a comprehensive consultation to assess your gums, teeth and smile. We will discuss your goals, medical history and current oral health and determine if gum reshaping and contouring is right for you.

Gum contouring surgery

The procedure for laser gum contouring involves using a local anaesthetic to numb the area and then a laser to remove excess gum tissue. The innovative laser technology means there is no cutting or stitching involved and makes for an almost completely painless procedure.

Recovery and aftercare

The recovery process from gum surgery is relatively straightforward and quick. Once the local anaesthesia wears off, you may notice a little pain and some swelling, however, these generally settle within the first few days. We recommend you avoid extremely hot or cool foods and spicy foods for a few days as your gums may be sensitive.

We will provide detailed pre and post-operative instructions to ensure a smooth healing process, including oral hygiene practices and what you need to avoid until you are fully recovered.

How much does gum contouring cost in Sydney, Newcastle and Neutral Bay?

At Smile Specialist Suites, your gum contouring journey starts with an initial consultation for $398. During this one-hour session, we conduct an in-depth assessment of your dental and gum health, leading to a customised treatment plan. Once we have determined the best plan we will provide an accurate cost of gum contouring for you.

professional gum contouring

Gum contouring in Sydney involves the use of specialised lasers and tools to reshape your gums for your dream smile.

Why choose us for your gum contouring in Sydney, Newcastle and Neutral Bay?

Choosing us for your gum contouring procedure means entrusting your smile to skilled professionals committed to excellence. Our team combines advanced technology with a patient-centred approach, ensuring results that not only meet but exceed your expectations. We’re dedicated to creating beautiful, healthy smiles in a comfortable and welcoming environment.

Embark on a journey to a more confident smile with our expert gum contouring services in Sydney, Newcastle and Neutral Bay. Contact us today to schedule your consultation and discover how we can transform your smile.

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Where can I find gum contouring treatment near me?

We have convenient clinics throughout New South Wales, including Sydney, Neutral Bay and Newcastle where you can have gum contouring surgery.

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

A gum contouring procedure is considered a permanent method of removing excess gum tissue. The gum reshaping and contouring results should last a lifetime, provided you follow the advice of your periodontist or dental surgeon.

A general dentist typically cannot perform gum reshaping procedures as they are not trained in dental surgery. Instead, you should find a periodontist or dental surgeon who has the required skills and training to perform oral surgery.

You won’t feel the procedure itself as you will have a local anaesthetic before the surgery to numb the area. You may have some gum sensitivity during the recovery process, however this is usually minimal.

Healing times can vary, depending on the individual. Most people will feel back to normal within a few days or a week, with complete recovery and healing taking approximately two weeks.

There are some disadvantages to gum surgery, such as:

  • Temporary swelling or discomfort post the procedure
  • The risk of infection, although this is greatly reduced due to the minimally invasive nature of the laser gum surgery
  • Possible increased gum sensitivity

A gum grafting procedure adds gum to your existing gum tissue and is designed to treat receding gums, whilst gum contouring removes excess gum tissue to treat gummy smiles.

Gums don’t re-grow after being removed during your gum reshaping surgery. This procedure is a permanent method of treating excess gums. Please contact Smile Specialist Suite to discuss this procedure and how it may help your gummy smile.

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Talk to Prof. Quaranta

Smile Specialists Suite is led by Professor Alex Quaranta and Dr Lizzy Hui. Professor Quaranta is a world authority in the field of dental Implantology. Over the years, he has developed an extensive expertise and leadership in clinical research and specialist practice.

Together with his Clinical Research Team, he has successfully practised the dental implant treatments for years and is one of the pioneering leaders in the new and ever-evolving concepts of contemporary Implant Dentistry.

To explore your options and discover how our team can help transform your smile, schedule a consultation with Professor Alex Quaranta. Your journey to a brighter, more radiant smile starts here. Contact us today to begin the conversation.

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