open bite

what is open bite teeth issue?

This is a rare type of misalignment when the upper and lower teeth do not touch in the front or the back of the mouth even when the jaw is closed. This leaves an opening in between which might make you conscious while smiling.

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why should you treat open bite?

If an open bite is not caused by genetics, it can be due to some oral habits which can trigger problems like:

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trouble in chewing or biting food

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difficulty in speaking

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mouth’ breathing

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dry mouth increasing difficulty to maintain oral hygiene

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tooth decay

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snoring

can toothsi treat openbite?

Absolutely. Yes!

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toothsi clear aligners can treat mild to moderate cases of open bite successfully. Worry not, our expert orthodontists will design a smile plan and treat your open bite in just a few months. Time to get your dream smile makeover!

know more about openbite

what is an anterior open bite?

You may have an anterior open bite if your front upper and lower teeth are slanting outward and they do not touch when you close your mouth.

what is a posterior open bite?

Posterior open bite is when your front teeth touch but your back teeth i.e. your molars and premolars do not touch every time you bite down.

what are the types of open bite?

There are two types of open bite - anterior and posterior open bite. Anterior open bite is when your front teeth do not touch whereas a posterior open bite is when your back teeth do not touch while biting down.

is open bite serious?

Open bite may have serious dental implications if left untreated. It may cause difficulties while biting or chewing, speech issues, mouth breathing, dry mouth, poor oral hygiene, snoring, tooth decay, and more.

can open bite be corrected by itself?

Yes, it can be corrected by itself if the child is yet to lose the milk teeth. However, open bite in adult cases needs attention and supervision of an orthodontist for correction.

how long does it take to treat open bite?

With clear aligners, it can take up to 1 or 2 years to correct an open bite. However, the term can be longer or shorter depending on the severity of your misalignment.

what causes open bite?

Open bite can be a result of several early childhood or day-to-day habits such as thumb or pacifier-sucking, nail-biting, pencil chewing, tongue thrusting, and more. Other reasons can be genetics or temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD).

will correcting open bite change face shape?

Yes, absolutely. Since anterior open bite can cause aesthetic concerns because of the outward slant, a correction treatment will help improve your facial appearance, especially the mouth area optimally.

can open bite relapse?

Yes, an open bite can relapse even after surgical and conventional treatments, which is why an orthodontist would suggest retainers to maintain stability.

does open bite affect speech?

Yes, it does. If the open bite is not treated during the early stages it can affect your speech and pronunciations in the long run. In severe cases, many even develop a lisp due to an open bite.

what is the cost of open bite correction in India?

The cost of open bite correction in India starts at INR 50,000 and can go up to INR 1.5 lakhs or more depending on your choice of treatment or severity of your misalignment.

does open bite get worse over time?

Unfortunately yes, an open bite can get worse over time if not treated. Besides aesthetic concerns, it may cause speech issues, gum diseases, poor oral hygiene, tooth decay, and more.

what are the symptoms of an open bite?

With an open bite, you’ll be unable to close your mouth entirely and your teeth will not touch each other every time you bite down. Other symptoms include speech issues, reduced efficiency in biting, and more.

what are the problems caused by open bite?

Open bite if not treated at the right time can cause several dental or oral problems such as chewing or biting difficulties, mouth breathing, tooth decay, snoring, dry mouth, speech issues, and more.

is open bite correction painful?

Open bite correction may be slightly uncomfortable or painful (in some cases) initially, but the discomfort subsides over time and as your teeth get used to the pressure applied.

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Why toothsi aligners?

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toothsi aligners are customized for you - exclusively for you.

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from your 3D scan to your aligner delivery, everything at your doorstep.

we offer an EMI option that’s easy on the pocket.

Starts at ₹  4,583/mo

we offer an EMI option that’s easy on the pocket.

our clear aligners are 3D printed using german technology. And oh! They are BPA-free.

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our clear aligners are 3D printed using german technology. And oh! They are BPA-free.

your smile makeover is handled by expert orthodontists from start to end.

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Hello,

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Wanna fix your teeth misalignment or teeth gaps? think no further! Book a scan on our website and we’ll be there at your doorstep to give you the smile you desire! Or you can order our at-home self-impression kit.

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Smile makeover

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Once our toothsi pro reaches your home, our pro will take a 3D scan of your teeth (you could also get a scan at a partner clinic) and answer any questions you may have. Or, you send us your teeth impression.

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Our team of orthodontists (with 10+ years of experience) creates a 3D smile plan to map your smile makeover journey with aligners. Say yes to your virtual smile plan and we’ll get started on your aligners asap!

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We will monitor your progress continuously. Be assured of constant assistance and support from our team throughout the process. In approximately 6 months* of using your toothsi aligners, you can see visible changes and flaunt your smile all the time, anytime!

*May differ from case to case

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happy smiles

for a lifetime

Along with teeth straightening, clear aligners also address bite issues, if any. Complex cases are also treated using IPR and attachments. Offering continuous support throughout the journey, we work towards getting you that smile you’ve always wanted.

toothsi plans

based on the complexity, we recommend a plan for you.

toothsi easy

when your smile makeover plan is simple

69,999*
59,999*

* EMI starts at ₹ 2,786 per month.

What’s included :

  • Simple smile corrections
  • 0-1 clinical visits (if needed)
  • Smile plan designed by expert orthodontists
  • 1 pair of retainers, constant digital monitoring by experts
  • Shorter duration
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when your smile makeover plan needs more attention

83,999*
74,999*

* EMI starts at ₹ 6,497 per month.

What’s included :

  • Complex smile corrections
  • 3 clinical visits (as per requirement)(generally includes IPR and attachments)
  • Smile plan designed by expert orthodontists
  • 1 pair of retainers, constant digital monitoring by experts
  • Longer duration

* Price inclusive of GST
* Further discounts available on selected cards
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