Porcelain veneers could improve upon your situation, but full orthodontics (braces) would be the preferable means of treatment for a desirable result. Good luck.
Can This Type of Open Bite from Thumbsucking Be Fixed with Veneers? (photo)
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if time its a problem for you, or wearing braces, for a at least 1 year, with veneers you will solve this problem in 1 week,but we need to grind enamel,to perform it.
Correction of open bite due to thumbsucking
Although Veneers can improve the esthetics, orthodontics would be a more preferable route to go and a better long term result.
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Can an open bite be improved with veneers?
The short answer is yes but perhaps a better solution would be orthodontics good luck
Kevin Coughlin DMD, MBA, MAGD CEO Baystate Dental PC
Can an open bite be corrected with veneers?
An open bite is usually when the upper and lower teeth do not meet/overlap at the front. Thumb sucking is a common cause.
The upper teeth edges can be 5-10 mm away from the lower teeth edges and placing veneers on the upper teeth will produce very very long teeth.
The correct treatment is orthodontics whether it be fixed braces or Invisalign.
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