The protruding teeth in the front are termed as buck teeth and they can be a challenge to fix it. Dentistry has come up with some very creative solutions to fix this dental issue. The results are also quite fast.
Once the options are presented to the patient, it is now up to the patient to select one option and get their protruding teeth fixed as soon as possible. And the choice of this treatment solely depends on the patient’s current situation.
Can braces fix buck teeth? When you want to fix your teeth within less time and that too without braces, then instant braces might help you. When you have a gum infection which would make your teeth move forward. And as we discussed earlier, the bone loss is also a side issue that comes with the infection. Hence in a case where your bone is too forward and the lip is quite high, then just removing the two infected teeth with help a great deal. The bone will be now left to shrink on its own natural way and then the lip would start being in the more natural position. As a result, the upper jaw bone become less prominent.
Distended lips and teeth:
When you see a gummy smile, you know the person has two buck teeth. Gummy smile is mainly due to gums being visible, in fact too much gums visible. This makes the upper jaw so prominent that the lip tends to raise upwards. Many people fail to get the lips over the teeth only because of buck teeth
How to stop the bone jaw loss:
Removing the buck teeth which were infected and protruding and adding a bone graft helped in the buck teeth correction to a very large extent. When you remove the front teeth completely the bone infection is completely taken care of. Correction of the protruding teeth helps the person to look younger and confident.
Other methods in dentistry to correct buck teeth without brace:
This is a good alternative to predictable braces and they work the same but they are on the inside which are no visible when you open your mouth.
Another innovative method to fix buck teeth without braces is Invisalign. This is a retainer like thing to shape the teeth.
Your dentist will apply veneers applied to your teeth. These veneers results are instant and pain free. These are made of porcelain.