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A 16-year-old female asked:

I am 16 years old and i've had an underbite from birth. my teeth are straight though. i was wondering how i can correct it and how long it will take.

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Underbite: Very treatable. Depending on severity will require Orthodontics and possibly jaw surgery. See a fully qualified Orthodontic specialist for initial exam (usually free) and discussion of your treatment options.

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Last updated Jul 30, 2017

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