If the upper and lower incisors do not meet, this can have a negative impact on chewing, breathing and aesthetic appearance.
In many cases, an open bite develops in childhood due to long and strong thumb sucking. Another reason for an open bite can be a malpositioning of the jaw. The causes may be genetic or due to altered jaw growth caused by vitamin deficiency.
In addition to functional disorders, an open bite also has an impact on facial aesthetics. The consequences of an open bite can include:
There are different methods to correct an open bite. This dental misalignment can be corrected either with fixed braces, which may be complex, or it can be partially treated with Aligners. The most suitable option always depends on the individual situation and on the patient’s expectations.
Compared to fixed braces, Aligners offer several advantages:
We at bestsmile have every confidence in our method. Therefore, we give you a warranty on your result. If you are not satisfied with the result of your treatment, we will produce additional Aligners for you – until you are satisfied with your new smile.