Many treatment options are available for malocclusion ("poor bite"), and expert opinions differ about timing. Your dentist or orthodontist may give you a choice between early or later treatment or may prefer one particular approach.
Consider these points:
If you have any doubts about whether a particular dental professional's approach is right for you, seek a second opinion from another dentist or orthodontist.
Primary Medical Reviewer Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer William F. Hohlt, DDS - Orthodontics
Current as ofJanuary 2, 2013
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