Why Should You Consider Orthodontic Treatment for Your Overbite?
- Improved Aesthetics: Orthodontics corrects the alignment of your teeth and jaws, which can significantly reduce the prominence of your “overbite”. This leads to a more aesthetically pleasing smile that boosts self-confidence.
- Enhanced Functionality: “Overbites” can interfere with the mechanics of chewing, speech, and overall oral function.
- Comfort and Pain Reduction: Moderate to severe “overbites” can cause discomfort, jaw pain, and even headaches due to their strain on the jaw muscles and joints. Moreover, “overbites” increase the risk of developing temporomandibular joint (TMJ) issues. Orthodontic care can alleviate the discomfort associated with “overbites”, improving your quality of life.
- Prevention of Dental Issues: “Overbites” can increase the risk of dental problems such as accelerated and uneven tooth wear, chipping, and increased susceptibility to cavities. Having your “overbite” treated by an orthodontist can go a long way toward improving your long-term oral health.