Dental Photos

Thousands of Dental Photos have been created by Dr. Jeffrey Dorfman, Director of The Center for Special Dentistry®.

over jet, teeth bite overjet, dental occlusion

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tooth buck teeth overjet, central teeth, crowns, porcelain caps alignment over jet dental occlusion
Two maxillary central incisor teeth with over jet were brought back into alignment with porcelain dental crowns. Other words used to describe the horizontal position of upper and lower teeth relative to each other is buck teeth, buck tooth, dental overjet or dental over jet.
tooth buck teeth overjet, protruded upper front teeth, allergic dermatitis, dental over jet
Protruded upper front teeth with over jet were treated with dental crowns. Treatment time could be 1 day. This patient had an allergic dermatitis and could not wear teeth braces orthodontics. Dental braces would be the first conservative choice.
tooth buck teeth perfect overbite, overjet, smile analysis, over bite, over jet dental occlusion
Smile Analysis & Face Profile. Perfect teeth photos. Only 1 mm of both overbite and overjet is considered aesthetically beautiful. Over bite - or overbite - is a vertical measure of how much the upper teeth overlap or hide the lower teeth when the teeth bite is closed - maximum intercuspation. Over jet - or overjet - is a horizontal measure of how far towards the lip the upper front teeth are relative to the lower front teeth when the teeth bite is closed - maximum intercuspation or IC position.
tooth buck teeth Overjet, over jet,  protrusion, front teeth bite dental occlusion intercuspation
Over jet is the horizontal measure of how much the upper teeth project forward relative to the lower teeth. The first photo shows the patient's natural teeth bite occlusion. The second bite shows how she would like to look - the patient moved her jaw and teeth forward in this photo to compensate for her overjet. Orthodontics dental braces or cosmetic dentistry can achieve this.

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