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Case Studies
Comprehensive - Open Bite



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Patient 1
 
   
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Face
Problem:Open bite mainly dental in origin with peg shaped upper lateral incisors.  
Solution:   Fixed expansion to begin followed by braces and mechanics to prevent posterior tooth eruption.  
Notes: Initial problem was caused by a thumb habit. The small upper lateral incisors will be built up by the dentist. 
Patient 2
 
   

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Face2
Problem: Marked open bite and top teeth forward.
Solution: Monitored the patient for a number of years and then initiated treatment, extracted upper second pre molars and aligned teeth, improving the bite.