Dental malocclusion may contribute to TMJ problems like pain or clicking in the jaw joint

Before and after photos on dental occlusion describe how upper and lower teeth meet performed in our NYC Braces Orthodontics office.

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Recreating a stable occlusion dental teeth bite needs to be considered and planned when performing full mouth oral reconstruction. Occlusion means how the teeth in the opposing jaws close against each other. This can occur in a healthy, or unhealthy, manner for just one or all teeth in a mouth.