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How can you fix an overbite?

Move teeth

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If teeth don't meet properly, move the teeth. If jaws don't meet properly, move the jaws. Please have a qualified Orthodontic Specialist examine you and give you treatment options. The one word answer, however, is "braces."
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Can u fix your own overbite?

No

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Not without help. An overbite is a skeletal (boney) problem and needs an experts help. You can help by following the directions of your dentist/orthodontist during treatment.
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Dr. Daniel Wolter answered:

How do braces fix the overbite?

Braces Align Teeth

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If your overbite is off because your teeth are in the wrong positions, then braces can move your teeth into the proper positions, resulting in a pleasing smile & proper bite. If, however, your overbite is off because your upper and lower jaws aren't aligned correctly, then braces will have limited success. Bone problems cannot be corrected predictably with braces in adults. In kids often they can.
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Is Overbite caused by pacifier?

Not usually

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Has to do with intensity & duration. Most pacifiers are discontinued well before harm is done. Thumbs/fingers are worse. As an Orthodontist I see much digit damage, almost no pacifier damage. See Pediatric Dental Specialist now, Orthodontist age 7. Try to wean child off pacifier age 2-3, and digits no later than age 4. Ask Pedodontist for help.
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Dr. S. Jay Bowman answered:

Can I get braces for my overbite?

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In layman's terms, an "overbite" typically refers to the upper front teeth sticking out horizontally, further than the lower front teeth. An orthodontist defines an "overbite" as the vertical overlap of the upper front teeth over the lower front teeth. Get an opinion from an orthodontic specialist regarding the best option (it depends highly on the severity of your own problem).
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Dr. S. Jay Bowman answered:

What can I do to fix an overbite?

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In layman's terms, an "overbite" typically refers to the upper front teeth sticking out horizontally, further than the lower front teeth. An orthodontist defines an "overbite" as the vertical overlap of the upper front teeth over the lower front teeth. It's best to have an exam with an orthodontist to determine the problem and solutions.
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Dr. David D. May answered:

How do you get an overbite fixed?

Braces

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Traditional orthodontics, Invisalign or possibly veneers ( instant orthodontics). It all depends on your specific condition.
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Can I get my overbite teeth fixed?

Most probably

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But how it can be done is still the question. It depends on many different factors, including the position of the teeth, facial esthetics, and bone position. Your best bet is to consult with a local orthodontist who can examine you, and with the help of models and radiographs advise you of your treatment options.
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Dr. Gary Brown answered:

Can braces fix my overbite problem?

Yes, but...

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A slight overbite is normal, and is the result that most orthodontist attempt to achieve. The upper teeth usually have the lower teeth residing "inside" them, and is considered best for function. Braces can correct an overbite if the bite (occlusion) is not allowing a patient to chew properly or if esthetically the smile is affected.
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Does a 60% overbite require braces?

Not by itself

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Normal vertical overbite is approximately 25%. The deeper overbite becomes, the greater the risk of lower incisor crowding and/or interference in normal function. Overbite is just one of the many things that a qualified Orthodontic Specialist will evaluate. For a full answer to your question, see an Orthodontist.
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