Enamel Shaping (Contouring) is the process of shaping natural
teeth to improve their appearance. Shaping can be used to correct minor
cases of crowded or overlapping teeth, smooth rough edges, or make small
adjustments to the shape of a tooth. No anesthesia is necessary!
||Before: This patient has a small notch in three of her four
||After: Minor contouring (shaping) of the enamel makes her
teeth smooth and natural looking!
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