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Upgrade Your Gummy Smile Correction With These Treatments

31. May 2013

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By: Alex Farnoosh, D.M.D., M.S.D., Ph.D. As a gum specialist and celebrity dentist, I frequently treat patients with a “gummy smile” using a lip lowering procedure. Although this procedure alone is often sufficient for outstanding results, sometimes a complementary treatment is needed. Here are 3 that I often perform in conjunction with lip lowering: Aesthetic […]

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Dental Implants or Veneers? How to Choose

12. August 2012

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By: Alex Farnoosh, D.M.D., M.S.D., Ph.D. Many of my patients who have damaged or chipped teeth ask about the difference between dental veneers and dental implants in Los Angeles. While both are used to create a healthy and attractive smile, they are recommended for different purposes. Here”s a brief overview: Dental Veneers Veneers are placed […]

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The Great Recession

8. August 2012

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By: Alex Farnoosh D.M.D., M.S.D., Ph.D. Like many periodontists in Los Angeles, I see people every day who suffer from gum recession. Gum recession is a process that causes the tooth roots to become exposed, leaving the patient susceptible to bacteria build-up sensitivity, decay and even tooth loss. There are many possible causes of gum […]

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What Is Gum Bleaching?

5. January 2012

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By: Alex A. Farnoosh, D.M.D., M.S.D., Ph.D. We all know the importance of pearly white teeth – but if you have discolored gums or black gums, you know your smile has lost its appeal. For years, I’ve heard from patients concerned about this disfiguring problem. My solution: gum bleaching. Here is more information about this […]

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