Upper Front Teeth Protrusion
The appearance and function of your teeth are adversely affected by this type of bite. It is characterized by the upper teeth extending too far forward or the lower teeth not extending far enough forward.
The upper front teeth extend out over the lower front teeth, sometimes causing the lower front teeth to bite into the roof of the mouth.
The upper teeth sit inside the lower teeth, which may cause abnormal tooth wear and misaligned jaw growth.
Proper chewing is affected by this type of bite, in which the upper and lower front teeth do not overlap. Openbite may cause a number of unwanted habits, such as tongue thrusting.
Crowding occurs when teeth have insufficient room to erupt from the gum. Crowding can often be corrected by expansion, and many times, tooth removal can be avoided.
Spacing problems may be caused by missing teeth, or they may only be a cosmetic or aesthetic issue.
Dental Midlines Not Matched
Midlines refer to the center points of the upper and lower anterior teeth. Sometimes the upper and lower midlines don't line up. This type of problem may occur when the back bite does not fit and line up appropriately, which may negatively impact proper dental function.