People choose cosmetic dentistry for various reasons. Common cosmetic procedures can be performed to correct misshaped, discolored, chipped or missing teeth. It also can be used to change the color and shape of teeth – from teeth that are too long or short, from a smile that is too “gummy” or has gaps, or simply need to be reshaped. If you are looking to improve your smile, here is how Dr. Downing can help.