My teeth are crooked and have been a hugre issue for me. I have a severe overbite with a crossbite. I am looking for alternatives to jaw surgery since I have been to several dentists and they all said i would need surgery to correct my bite before I am a candidate for braces.I have even thought about Invisalign but often, I am told I am not a candidate. I am tired of hiding behind my smile or not talking to people directly in the face because I am ashamed of my teeth.
What are my less costly, less invasive alternatives?
Doctor Answers (1)
How to Fix Severe Overbite with a Crossbite?
You might very well have good NON-surgical options. See "face-focused orthodontics" and DNA appliance for suggestions.
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