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can an overbite hurt your smile

A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
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Dr. Gabriel Malouf
Specializes in Dentistry
Orthodontic inquiry?: It sounds like you have a question about how your teeth are positioned. This would be a great question for your orthodontic team (that includes your ... Read More
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Overbite: Deep vertical overbite and a larger than normal horizontal overbite (overjet). As a result you have what we call palatal impingement. Your malocclus ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
See orthodontist: See orthodontist for assessment.
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Swelling: If teeth are not flossed daily as space between teeth is closed gums will swell. Couple this with the irritation from your deep overbite and you have ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Pyles
32 years experience Addiction Medicine
See your doctor : What you are describing are mood swings. It is possible to have what is called rapid cycling Bipolar illness. You will need to see your doctor to dete ... Read More
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A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
No: I do not think a wide smile could do anything to alter the structure of the nasal cartilage or or nasal bones.
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Dr. Thomas Yash
45 years experience Dentistry
Call dentist. : Call your dentist who performed the endodontic procedure. They may need to treat you for post-op infection if there is swelling. It is normal to have ... Read More
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A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Malinchak
29 years experience Family Medicine
Smiling: No, none of that will cause any "damage". Feel free to smile as much as you want. The happiness will spread!
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Muscles are pulled and stretched during the procedure. Speak to your surgeon if it persists.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Overbite:: See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Overbite
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Overbite: For basic information, see: https://yourdecision.oten.tafensw.edu.au/pluginfile.php/128/mod_resource/content/3/HLTDA303B%20-%20Unit%20Sample/knowledge ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Are you a dentist ?: If so, it may be possible. If you are not, it is impossible. You have neither the skills, equipment, supplies, or instruments to be successful. Most h ... Read More

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