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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
It's like magic: Surgery to make your jaws match each other combined with braces to make your teeth match each other will dramatically improve function, stability, and ... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Generally: No. Please talk this over with your surgeon and orthodontist to relieve any doubts you may have.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it can: Make an appointment with an orthodontist . They can fix this for you.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
I would think so: See an Orthodontist for a consultation to find out what can or cannot be done, cost and length of time required....and don't look for bargains.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Advice: My advice is that you seek the expertise of a local dentist who can examine you. If you are missing many posterior teeth, your bite may have collapsed ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Ortho Exam: Unusual to occur at your age. See a qualified orthodontic specialist asap. Ask your dentist for the best adult orthodontist in your area. Orthodont ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donna Galante
36 years experience Orthodontics
Yes : Generally most underbite problems are characterized by a deficiency in the growth of the upper jaw which will give the appearance of a flatten "cheekb ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
44 years experience Dentistry
Depends on severity: I would consider a couple of opinions, especially if surgery is being considered. Sure, the surgery may correct the under bite sooner, but are the ri ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Orthodontist: See a local orthodontist for a consult. They are trained to treat all types of malocclusions, even the weird ones.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Seek consultation: Call a qualified orthodontic specialist for examination (usually free) and discussion of treatment options. It can be fixed.

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