Bonding to correct a posterior open bite? (photos)
Doctor Answers 2
Overbite and bonding
Bonding is not a good option to solve your problem with the overbite. As the profesionals told you, the best solution is the ortognatic surgery.
Bonding to correct posterior open bite
If your posterior teeth make contact when your jaw is retruded, you should not have bonding added to close your open bite when your lower jaw is protruded forward. This will only cause problems for you. If you are comfortable now and do not want jaw advancement surgery that was recommended, best to do nothing and live with what you have.
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