Can Overbite be Corrected with Invisalign?
Overbite treatment in Kammanahalli
Overbite or buck teeth is a condition where there is malalignment of the upper front teeth with the lower front teeth. There will be an increased vertical growth leading to protruding of upper teeth overlapping lower teeth. It is normal to have this type of alignment to a minor degree which is not considered malocclusion.
Why is it important to know about Overbite?
Overbite itself is not a major dental problem, hence many people tend to ignore it. But it can be a root cause for many other dental conditions like gum diseases, difficulty in breathing and chewing, speech difficulties, pain including temporomandibular joint, and most importantly cavities. The most embarrassing part is being uncomfortable talking or even smiling which can hinder your confidence and speaking in public.
What causes overbite in the first place?
- Nail biting
- Using pacifiers even after 3 years of age
- Tongue thrusting
- Thumb sucking
- Grinding teeth
How does Invisalign help in the treatment of overbite?
Invisalign aligners in Kammanahalli help the buck teeth in both children and adults to get into normal places gradually over time. It requires fewer visits than the traditional metal braces where there is a need for frequent changes in aligned wires of braces. But with Invisalign treatment in Kammanahalli, the treatment time is often shorter with fewer checkups. Visit us today.