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Gum surgery is needed for patients who have developed gum disease. Gum disease is one of the most common reasons for tooth loss. This disease starts gradually. Some early signs are swollen, red, bleeding gums or bad breath followed by more severe symptoms like loose, shifted teeth and a dull ache in the gums. Many types of gum surgeries can help alleviate these symptoms. Besides poor oral care routine, certain chronic illnesses and medications can lead to gum problems.

At Signature Smiles, our Periodontists, i.e. Dentists specialised in gum treatment, have received extensive training in gum surgery. We conduct a careful gum examination during each visit. Our goal is to catch gum disease at the earliest stage. Depending on the progression of the disease, we will recommend the therapy that can best help our patient. Our patient’s comfort is our foremost concern.

Within Gum Surgery, Treatments available include:

Gum recontouring, also called Gingivoplasty: Is a procedure to shape the gums by cutting off the excess gum tissue. It is done to correct a gummy smile, where a lot of gum tissue is seen when a person smiles. Though it is a normal variation, it makes people conscious while smiling and can be corrected by gum contouring. Gum contouring is done to expose more tooth structure for one or all teeth.

Gingivectomy and Periodontal surgery are other gum surgeries used to treat swollen and diseased gums.
Painless treatment with lasers: At Signatures Smiles, we have the most advanced procedures that use dental lasers to treat gum disease. This painless procedure is done under local anaesthesia and in a single visit.

About gum surgery and its costs:

The cost of gum surgery depends on the severity and type of gum disease, the number of teeth involved and the patient’s cosmetic needs. The treatment cost of gingivitis is lower than that of periodontal disease. The use of lasers can affect the cost of treatment.

Since each individual patient is different, the cost of gum surgery can vary significantly. At Signature Smiles, our experienced Periodontists will carefully evaluate your needs and recommend a customised treatment plan at affordable prices. So call now to schedule a consultation with our dental specialists to find out if you are a candidate for gum surgery.

Our experts provide quality treatment and care for gum disease.

Boost your confidence and self-esteem with Cosmetic Dental Surgery

A smile makes life more beautiful. But crooked, stained or missing teeth can lead to people not smiling at all as they are embarrassed by what others will think. Such cosmetic dental surgery imperfections affect a person’s self-esteem.

Cosmetic Dentistry can easily correct these flaws and improve your appearance so you have a smile you are proud to show off. Signature Smiles is one of Mumbai, India’s best cosmetic dental clinics. It uses the latest innovations and cosmetic techniques to provide the finest aesthetic dentistry available in the world today.

We are dedicated to creating beautiful, natural, healthy, long-lasting and comfortable smiles. Our Cosmetic Dentists use a comprehensive approach known as Smile Design to give you a perfect smile. They perform a detailed evaluation of your teeth and design a smile that is best customised to your face using the Smile Design and Facial Aesthetic software. This software enables you to see what your smile will look like after treatment using realistic mock-up images. Many aesthetic tooth flaws like stained teeth, chipped, cracked, crooked or rotated teeth and teeth with gaps can be corrected with cosmetic dentistry

Cosmetic dental procedures consist of a variety of treatments. You might need one or a combination of treatments.

1. Teeth Whitening:

A whiter and brighter smile is now within your reach with teeth whitening. It is one of the most popular cosmetic treatments. It lightens teeth and removes stains and discolourations, giving you pearly white teeth. We offer our patients the flexibility to get treated in our clinic or at home. The clinic treatment uses lasers that can whiten your teeth up to 8 shades lighter in less than an hour.

2. Porcelain Veneers:

Veneers are extremely thin shells made of translucent porcelain that can be bonded to your teeth. This is an excellent option to cover a chipped or cracked tooth or close gaps between teeth. They are strong, durable and a non-invasive way of transforming your smile.

3. Cosmetic Dental Bonding:

Our cosmetic dentists apply a thin layer of a tooth-coloured resin composite material to your teeth, instantly improving their appearance. It needs little or absolutely no tooth preparation and thus preserves the natural tooth. Dental bonding is more affordable and rapidly changes the contour of your teeth in a single sitting.

4. Invisible braces:

Invisalign is an orthodontic treatment that helps to straighten teeth without metal brackets and wires that are uncomfortable and unattractive. It is a clear alternative to metal braces for adults and teens. It consists of a series of virtually invisible and completely removable aligners. Unlike traditional braces, with Invisalign, you can eat, drink, and brush with comfort. Ceramic braces and lingual braces are other types of aesthetic orthodontic options.

5. Ceramic Dental Crowns:

They are natural-looking restorations used when the entire tooth needs to be covered. The ceramic crowns are very strong, stain resistant and can rejuvenate your smile.

The unique features of your face and mouth and your treatment goals are reflected in the overall cost of cosmetic dental surgery treatment. The cost depends on the treatment selected and the extent of work needed. Thus the cost of cosmetic dentistry treatment varies widely from person to person.

Our innovative smile design software enables our cosmetic dentists to analyse your face, jaws and teeth to plan your smile in perfect detail digitally. It lets you preview the final result even before the start of treatment. Using the highest quality materials and modern techniques ensures you receive natural and long-lasting results at the most affordable prices.

The cost of dental cleaning procedures and cosmetic dental surgery varies. Contact us today to know which cosmetic dental surgical procedure is right for you.

FAQs for Dental Surgery

Is dental surgery a permanent solution for gum disease, and is it safe?

The majority of times, when teeth start to loosen up owing to poor oral care or gum laceration occurrences, dental gum surgery is advised.
Although it is completely safe, it is advised that you follow your dentist’s instructions carefully and take all the required precautions to maintain good dental hygiene following surgery.

What are the precautions after gum surgery?

Any operation needs postoperative care, and strictly adhering to these guidelines is essential. However, these Do’s can assist you.
Never skip medication: Your dentist will likely give you painkillers and antibiotics following surgery. Completing the entire course is strongly advised to prevent re-infection.

Ice packs: You can apply ice packs orally to relieve discomfort if you experience minor swelling following gum surgery.

Eat soft foods: To give your gums and muscles a break, it is best to eat soft foods such as boiled eggs, rice, and yoghurt.

Reduce the time you spend wearing removable prosthetics: Taking a few days off from wearing removable dentures is best.

Keep Yourself Hydrated & Restful: In order to heal more quickly, it’s imperative that you take good care of yourself by drinking plenty of water and getting plenty of sleep.

How many sittings are required for a dental procedure, and is it time-consuming?

Your dentist will likely finish the surgery in two phases. The first appointment will be dedicated to the prophylaxis teeth cleaning and polishing, and the second will be utterly dedicated to the surgical part. However, the extent of treatment required according to the gum involved and the patient’s tolerance level will determine the appointment duration and seatings.
In this case, it is best to trust your dentist and keep calm composure during the appointments to cooperate with your surgeon.

Can a person continue the same lifestyle after dental surgery?

Yes, of course, one can continue the same lifestyle after gum surgery, apart from the few days when utmost care is required to heal the gums and other tissues properly. Moreover, choosing a healthy lifestyle is recommended, including good habits like maintaining oral hygiene and avoiding habits like smoking.

What is the right age to go for a dental, gum and cosmetic surgery?

After 13 to 15 years, cosmetic surgery is typically advised, although other surgical operations depend on the pathological state.
Since wisdom teeth usually emerge between the ages of 16 and 18, extraction can be done only after 18 years of age, and gum surgery is dependent on the underlying cause. As an example, children may require gum surgery as a result of injuries or accidents.
Surgery for poor dental hygiene is performed significantly later.

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Average Treatment Time : 1hr

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Average No of sittings- 1

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