A 29-year-old member asked:
what are the orthodontic appliances used to correct an overbite?
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Dr. David Schleimer answered
37 years experience Orthodontics
Many: Bionators, frankels, mara's, headgear, pendulum, pendex, tad anchored appliances, forsus springs, twin blocks... The list goes on and on. Headgears in my opinion are passe', functional appliances work, but in a different way than most people think. The best treatment is one that understands facial growth, its limits and whether or not conventional orthodontics or surgery will be used.
Answered on Aug 21, 2017
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