A 42-year-old member asked:
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can you tell me what it is called when you top teeth are directly over the bottom teeth when smiling?

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Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Edge to edge: If the edges of the top and bottom teeth meet directly on one another when the mouth is closed when biting down naturally, it is referred to as an edge to edge bite.
Answered on Feb 8, 2014

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