Open bite

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What is an open bite?

If your upper and lower teeth don't touch when your mouth is closed, your doctor calls this an open bite.

What kinds of problems can an open bite cause?

An open bite can make it hard to chew or difficult to bite into some common foods, like apples.

Can Orthoclear clear aligners fix a crossbite?

Yes, OrthoClear clear aligners can fix some types of open bites. We can help you find an experienced OrthoClear doctor who can show you what OrthoClear treatment can do for you.

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Open bite

Upper and lower teeth don’t touch with closed mouth.

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Upper front teeth overlap with your lower front teeth.

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Upper teeth are sitting inside your lower teeth.

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Generally straight teeth

Small fixes can make a big difference.

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Gap teeth

Extra space between two or more of your teeth.

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Crowded teeth

Not enough room in your jaw for your teeth to fit.

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