What is a Scissors Bite?

If you’ve followed this blog for a while, you’ve become familiar with several types of malocclusion that can be treated through orthodontics. I’ve explained what overbite, underbite, and crossbite are, as well as approaches for treating these conditions. Today I’m sharing information on scissors bite, a rare form of malocclusion. Scissors bite is the term…

To Expand, or to Remove; That is the Question

I’ve mentioned on numerous occasions the benefits of orthodontic treatment during childhood, when we can guide the child’s growth to create orthodontic improvements that otherwise would require surgery if attempted in adulthood. However, I maintain that it is never too late for adults to seek treatment. Even if you have reached adulthood and your teeth’s…