A 37-year-old member asked:
if i have a overbite do i need braces ?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Arnold Malerman answered
52 years experience Orthodontics
Perhaps: A horizontal overbite greater than 2mm or a vertical overbite deeper than 50% are indications that there are other problems. See an orthodontic specialist for an initial examination (often complimentary) to answer the question.
Answered on Sep 11, 2014
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
See an orthodontist: When you have your over-bite evaluated by an orthodontist specialist you will then know what procedure or dental appliance will be required to correct your problem Take care.
Answered on Oct 2, 2014
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