Depending on the severity, teeth that are crooked can present with the following: can be hard to clean and floss, this then leads to tartar built up which in the long term can cause gum infection and damage. Teeth which are in good alignment are easier to clean and floss. Insufficient cleaning can cause tooth decay and gum disease.
What Problems Can Crooked Teeth Cause?
Some crooked teeth can present with bite problems that can cause speech and chewing difficulties, damaging to the gums, and damaging wear patterns. Straightening crooked teeth not only align them but resolve other problems that one may not be aware of them.
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