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Overjet vs Overbite: Treatments for both

Overjet vs Overbite

Overjet vs Overbite

Overbite and overjet are two types of malocclusion (aka crooked teeth or a "poor bite”). People often confuse them to be the same, but they are uniquely different.

The main difference between overjet teeth and overbite teeth is the angle of the upper teeth and jaw.

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Top 6 Health Hazards Due to Crooked & Misaligned Teeth

Crooked and Misaligned Teeth

Not only does crooked and misaligned teeth cause a lack of confidence in adults and children, it also has several health hazards linked as well. Crooked teeth can be treated with orthodontics, your dentist will be the right person to tell you that you need treatment or not.

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All about Diastema and how treatment can help

Diastema

What is Diastema?

Diastema is the medical term for a gap of more than 0.5 mm in any of your teeth. Diastema can appear in both adults and children, but will usually close as people age. It is not compulsory to get this condition treated as it poses no risks or health hazards. However, you may choose to get treated for diastema if you don’t like the appearance of it. 

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