A 52-year-old member asked:
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I was wondering what are some health risks or health problems due to malocclusion?

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Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience in Dentistry
Malocclusion: A malocclusion would increase the risk of dental caries, periodontal problems, TMJoint problems, facial muscle aches, early tooth loss, and in certain cases speech problems.
Answered on May 14, 2014

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