When most people think of orthodontics, they think of straightening their teeth for a more even, beautiful smile. However, orthodontics often corrects issues with the jaw and bite that would become problematic, and for some, functional orthodontics takes that process one step further.
Functional orthodontics helps reposition your upper and lower jaw to support a better facial profile . This field of orthodontics works to correct both your teeth and your facial structure for people that are concerned about both their teeth and their facial aesthetics.
How else is functional orthodontics different from traditional orthodontic treatment?
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