Unbalanced Dentistry

"My teeth don't line up when I bite down"

teeth don't line up creating unbalanced bite

A "bad bite" is definitely one of the leading causes of TMJ, affecting your jaw alignment and muscle tone. When teeth don't line up, it can create TMJ and result in years of pain and face that is functionally inadequate. This issue can change the shape of your face ultimately leading to the deformation of your overall appearance. The causes of an unbalanced bite vary from person to person.

Unbalanced Bite Symptoms

Unbalanced bite caused by jaw issues and teeth grinding. After seeing many doctors, patient finally found relief.

You may gone through all the trouble and expense of orthodontic work and still have an unbalanced bite. Your teeth might look beautiful, straight, and white, but there could be invisible problems. Your teeth don't have to appear crooked to cause an unbalanced bite. You could have a perfectly straight set of teeth and still be suffering from all the symptoms of a misaligned bite.

Symptoms include:
• headaches
• facial deformity
• mouth-function issues
• ringing in the ears
• cracking and popping in the jaw
• numbness in your arms and fingers
• numerous additional symptoms.

An unbalanced bite affects your entire body. The way your teeth "mesh" together is the single most important factor in the activity of your jaw muscles. An unbalanced bite will create muscle imbalance resulting in pain, discomfort and irritation from the top of your head to the tips of your toes.

Unbalanced Bite Treatment

If you are experiencing any of the symptoms listed above, even if your teeth look perfect from the outside, have your bite checked for possible TMJ problems. Dr. Eddie Siman specialises in unbalanced bite treatment and TMJ. Contact our office today to find relief today.