Crowded teeth are caused when your jaw runs out of room for your teeth. This can cause your teeth to bunch up, overlap and twist, or sometimes get pushed in front or behind of your other teeth. Not getting your crowded teeth treated can lead to additional problems like your jaw becoming misaligned or costly treatment in adulthood. When looking to correct their teeth, many people choose metal or clear braces but clear aligners are also good choices for treatment.
There are a variety of factors that can lead to dental crowding, including:
Erik Got His Extremely Crowded Teeth Fixed With Braces
Erik was a great candidate for braces as he had extremely crowded teeth. He had to have all his 4s, or 1st premolars, extracted to ensure we could give him the straight smile he was looking for. Thankfully, Erik was a great patient and followed all of the instructions from his orthodontist and now has an amazing straight smile he can be proud of. We are so happy for you Erik!