Nettles Green Orthodontics

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Common Problems

Overbite:

overbite

The upper teeth overlap the lower teeth. In some cases, the lower teeth bite into the roof of the mouth.

 

OverJet:

overjet

The upper teeth extend or flare out over the lower teeth.

 

Underbite:

underbite

The lower teeth extend out in front of the upper teeth.

 

Openbite:

openbite

The front teeth do not touch when the back teeth are closed.

 

Crowding:

crowding

Occurs when the teeth do not have enough room to erupt.

 

Spacing:

spacing

Can be due to missing teeth or tooth size discrepancy between teeth and the arch length.

 

Dental Midlines Not Aligned:

dental midlines

The center of the top teeth does not match up with the center of the lower teeth.

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