Smile Perfecting on Your Terms
Malocclusion, or an improper bite, can come in many forms, including an overbite, crossbite, underbite, openbite, spacing or crowding. When the teeth and jaws aren’t aligned properly, not only does the appearance of your smile suffer, it can also cause uneven wear, a diminished ability to chew properly, headaches and jaw pain and make you more susceptible to tooth decay, bone and tooth loss and periodontal disease. For years, the only real solution was a gleaming mouthful of metal braces. Well, not any more!