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How are crossbites treated?

I have a problem with crossbites, and it's really bothering me. How is this usually treated? And if I don't get it treated, could I experience any complications?

Can my braces ever rust?

Braces are made of steel and I am wondering if they can ever start rusting?

Does bottle feed impact the teeth in a baby?

My baby is 3 months old, and right now, I feed her through a bottle. But I recently read an article about how bottle feeds may impact her teeth in the future. Is this really...

What is the earliest age someone can get braces?

My child whose 7 has very crooked teeth. At what age can he get braces?

Can braces cause injury?

I'm 17 years old and am going to get braces and I am very paranoid about it. Can braces cause any injury during the fitting process? How badly does it hurt? WIll they numb my...

How do you know when you need a dental crown?

When do I know when I have to get a dental crown made for my tooth? Are there signs I should look out for?

Other than braces, is there a better way to close the gap between my teeth?

I have gap in between my front two teeth. Other than braces, what is the option to close this gap?

Could my daughter's braces cause her gums to swell?

My daughter had gotten braces over two weeks ago and I've noticed that her gums are a little swollen. Is it possible that her braces could have caused this? If it's not, what...

When can I get braces?

If I need baby teeth removed, do i have to wait to get braces?

Can eating ice harm my teeth?

I have a habit of eating ice frequently. My teeth sometimes feel sensitive afterwards. Can this damage my teeth?

Is a baking soda rinse safe for my teeth?

I recently read an article that said rinsing your mouth with baking soda can help clean the teeth and prevent infections. Is this really true? Will it damage my teeth?

How long does one need dental bridges?

If I opt for dental bridges, how long will I need them?

How do I know if I have an infection in my gums or teeth?

I am having soreness in my gums. I don’t know if it could be an infection in my teeth or gums. Is there any way to find out?

How is an overbite fixed?

Since I've been young, I've had an overbite. I would like to know what can be done to correct this?

How is an overbite usually treated?

I was just diagnosed with an overbite, and my orthodontist says I'm probably going to need braces for it. Is this the only way to correct it? I'm 23 years old, I think I'm a...

What are some options for an adult looking to straighten their teeth?

I am 41 years old, and am finally considering having my teeth straightened. What would the best option be for me?

How do I know if my child needs braces?

My daughter is 8 years old, with pretty straight teeth. However, we were told that she has an overbite. Will braces fix this?

A part of my tooth that should be in the gums is visibly out. What can be done to treat it?

A part of my tooth that should ideally be in the gums is visible outside. Is there any way to treat this?

Is there any replacement for braces to get the perfect smile?

I am extremely conscious about my smile and would like to correct it. Is there a way to get a perfect smile without braces?


Do I need braces if I have 1 crooked tooth at the bottom?

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