Have you ever felt self-conscious about your smile? Are you worried that your teeth appear too short or that your gums are too prominent? If so, you may have what periodontists refer to as a gummy smile. Gummy smiles may be mild, moderate, or severe and can make you feel less confident about your appearance. In this infographic from New York City periodontist Charles Kaner, DDS, you’ll learn what causes a gummy smile and what you can do to get rid of it. Minimally invasive techniques, including crown lengthening and lip repositioning, can give you the smile you’ve always wanted. Talk to your dentist to find out if these dental techniques are right for you. Please share this infographic with your friends and family, and don’t be afraid to show off your smile!