Alignment and spacing of teeth
The alignment of your teeth and the spaces between them can be embarrassing when smiling.
Causes and problems
Alignment and spacing issues can result from:
- Mal formation and development of teeth;
- Orthodontic relapse and
- Tooth removal.
Teeth that are not aligned correctly or spaced can cause a number of problems including:
- Food getting caught between the spaces in the teeth, which can be difficult to clean and can increase your chance of decay;
- Head, neck and jaw pain if the bite is uneven and
- Speech problems.
The alignment and spacing of your teeth can be corrected by:
Some of the solutions we may look at using are:
Click on the links below to find out more about each of these solutions.
Before and After images
I used to hide my smile before I visited Chatswood Dental Associates. Now I can’t help but show of my teeth..it’s amazing!”