If you are experiencing a medical emergency please dial 911 immediately
Many treatment options are available for malocclusion ("poor bite"), and expert opinions differ about timing. Your dentist or orthodontist may give you a choice between early or later treatment or may prefer one particular approach.
Consider these points:
If you have any doubts about whether a particular dental professional's approach is right for you, seek a second opinion from another dentist or orthodontist.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||William F. Hohlt, DDS - Orthodontics|
|Last Revised||January 2, 2013|
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