Author: Dr. Satish Pai

Creating perfect smiles is what Dr Satish Pai is committed to. An orthodontist by profession believes that a perfect smile is a powerful part of a person’s personality. When he is not working hard on perfecting his patients’ smiles at Putnam Ortho, he is busy writing engaging articles about everything related to healthy and perfect smiles. His other passions include golf, yoga and surfing. Spending time with his family always brings a smile to his face.
4 Oral Health Problems Malocclusion Treatment Can Fix

4 Oral Health Problems Malocclusion Treatment Can Fix

A bad bite is when the upper and lower teeth and jaw don’t align properly. Its medical term is malocclusion, and it can affect your overall health and oral health. A misaligned bite can be a result of crooked, crowded, or protruding teeth. Malocclusion can make it difficult to clean the teeth properly, which can lead to problems like tooth decay. It could also lead to abnormal tooth enamel wear or jaw problems. Eventually, these issues can affect your overall health in addition to your oral health. In short, a bad bite needs immediate malocclusion treatment. In this article, we will look at 4 major problems you can face due to a bad bite or malocclusion. Impact of Bad Bite on Your Oral Health A bad bite can be a cosmetic issue for many people as they may feel conscious of their ...