Excessive gum tissue that shows when smiling is often referred to as a “gummy smile” and can cause insecurities and low self-esteem. Most are not aware that this is something that can be corrected during your orthodontic treatment. That’s because this was once only possible with surgery. Dr. Young is very skilled at this procedure which incorporates using temporary anchor devices to help intrude the teeth. This painless procedure (similar to a piercing) can be the added to your orthodontic treatment to get the smile you’ve always dreamed of. Please make sure to inquire about this at your complimentary consultation.