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Help please? What is the difference between overjet and overbite?

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In brief: Overbite

Overbite is how far your upper front teeth come down over your lower front teeth.
Overjet is how far forward your upper front teeth are from your lower front teeth.

In brief: Overbite

Overbite is how far your upper front teeth come down over your lower front teeth.
Overjet is how far forward your upper front teeth are from your lower front teeth.
Dr. Anthony D'Amico
Dr. Anthony D'Amico
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Please know that overbite/over jet may be a reflection of tooth position, jaw position, or both.
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