An underbite happens when the lower teeth extend farther than your upper teeth. This typically results from a misalignment of the jaw, this is known as a class 3 malocclusion.
Underbite Correction Treatment
An underbite can be caused by multiple different factors. Children that have a prolonged thumb sucking habit or use of a pacifier, pushing of the teeth with the tongue, and long-term bottle feeding can all have an impact and increase the risk of an underbite development. If you believe your child is experiencing underbite, call our office to schedule an appointment today!Call Our Office
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If you have more questions about underbite corrections, please contact our office and we will be happy to discuss further.