The Right Time for an Orthodontic Checkup: Start at Age 7

Things to Look for in Your Child’s Mouth

cross bite orthodontics

Cross Bite

Top teeth inside; bottom teeth outside

open bite orthodontics

Open Bite

No overlap between top and bottom front teeth

deep overbite

Deep Overbite

Top front teeth completely cover bottom ones

Large gaps in teeth

Large Gaps

Crowding and overlapping teeth

Crowding/Overlapping

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Crossbite of the Front Teeth

bucked teeth

Underbite

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Protrusive or “Bucked” Teeth