Crooked teeth

Crooked teeth

Problems to watch for in GROWING CHILDREN

Crooked teeth, malocclusion (“Bad bites”) like these illustrated below, may benefit from early diagnosis and intervention to prevent future complications of braces and extractions in their later years.

Bad Bites

In addition to above “bad bites” if you have noticed any of the following problems in your child, check with your dentist or FJO dentist.

  • Early or late loss of baby teeth
  • Difficulty in chewing or biting
  • Mouth breathing
  • Jaws that shift or make sounds
  • Biting the cheek or the roof of the mouth
  • Facial imbalance