“Gummy” smiles happen when excessive gum tissue makes your teeth appear too short. Luckily, Dr. Francie Naval offers aesthetic crown lengthening in Santa Barbara, California, at Francie Naval, DDS, where she can remove excess gum tissue to give you a fuller smile. Schedule your appointment with our periodontist by calling us at 805-563-4404. We will be happy to help you achieve your best smile.