Common Problems

Common Problems

malocclusion

Malocclusions

This issue is commonly referred to as a bad bite.

Underbite

Lower front teeth extended over the upper front teeth.

Openbite

Upper teeth and lower teeth do not touch.

crossbite

Crossbite of Front or Back Teeth

Upper teeth sit inside the lower teeth. This may lead to misaligned jaw growth and create TMJ problems.

Crowding

Occurring when teeth have insufficient room to erupt from the gum. Teeth are overlapped and rotated.

Excess Spacing

There is an excess of space/gaps between teeth.

What About Children?

If you notice your child showing any dental problems, contact us for a complimentary consultation.

Please note: The parents and the orthodontist should endeavor to agree on the most appropriate treatment.

common problems

What About Adults?

Orthodontics is not only for the little ones. Adults can benefit from having orthodontic treatment too.

If you notice yourself showing any of the issues above, contact Peninsula Orthodontics for treatment and you’ll notice:

  • Improved aesthetics for better smile and facial appearance
  • Improved function of the teeth
  • Improved self-confidence and self-esteem
  • Improved oral health
  • Prevention and/or improve periodontal problems
  • Prevention and/or reduce further bone loss around the teeth
  • Improvement in the ability to restore missing teeth

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