How can I fix overbites?
Cosmetic dentistry brings many solutions to fix overbites problems
If you are struggling with choosing the right procedure to help correct overbites, we bring you some answers.
Overbite is a dental condition that is characterized by the upper set of teeth overlapping with the lower set.
Usually, there are two types of overbite; vertical and horizontal.
In the vertical overbite, the top teeth overlap with the bottom teeth, however, in horizontal overbite, the upper teeth protrude over the lower teeth.
Is there a solution?
Yes, if you are not interested in fixing your overbite with braces, you have other options.
- Porcelain Dental Veneers
Porcelain veneers are popular cosmetic dental procedure.
The procedure involves the use of thin porcelain shells applied on the surface of the teeth.
Veneers are great for correcting issues of cracks, gaps, and misaligned teeth, including minor chips.
Veneers can also be a solution in overbite cases however the margin is not beyond the scope of the restorative procedure.
- Dental Implants
If is the case, dentists can customise a treatment plan to replace missing teeth with dental implants and so, can help fix a certain amount of overbite.
Dental Implants can generate changes on your jaws which can help the bone orientation and make a small adjustment to your bite.
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Although cosmetic dentistry give you solutions, some people are not be eligible for this procedures.
In that case is important to make a consultation to check the procedure you are eligible for.
If you want to fix your overbite, getting a new smile and having a free evaluation, you are in the right place.
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