Overbite vs Underbite: Complete differences & 5 usual cause

Dental malocclusion problems are common since not everyone has the perfect bite, and the lower teeth fit perfectly against the upper ones.

What types of bites exist?

It is pertinent to know what types of bites exist when discussing malocclusion. We all should have the correct right bite to prevent oral and facial health problems such as the excessive wearing of the teeth and to make us look good.

What is an overbite?

First, we must understand that the arches are the maxillae, upper and lower, which when in contact while chewing generate an occlusion or the way the two arches are related.

What is an underbite?

This misaligned bite sometimes does not represent a major inconvenience; however, when it is  serious or protrudes a lot, it creates a bulldog appearance in the mouth and face since the lower jaw extends sharply forward.

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