Over lap on top front teeth. Any suggestions? (photos)

My top two front teeth over lap and I hate smiling and pictures can I have braces? Or any alternative Thanks (sorry not a great picture)

Doctor Answers 1

Suggestions for overlap.

Braces are definitely an option.  I would recommend a consultation with your local orthodontist to discuss your concerns and available treatment options. Alternative treatment options may include clear aligner therapy like invisalign®, removable retainer like devices (inman aligner), lingual (behind the teeth) braces, or other specialty techniques that align the anterior teeth (see attached video).

I hope this information was helpful.

Dr. Cassalia

Doylestown Orthodontist
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