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Do you have a misaligned bite? If so, then it’s best to consider aligning your teeth and jaws to make your life a bit easier!

There are many benefits to having an aligned bite, and those benefits are:

-It makes eating easier: Having an aligned bite can make eating less difficult. You will finally be able to chew normally without having to focus on adjusting your jaw so you can break down food.

-It can reduce the amounts of headaches you have: Oftentimes, having a misaligned bite can lead to teeth grinding, which can frequently cause headaches. When you align your bite, you will eliminate your grinding issues and reduce your chances of having temporomandibular disorder.

-It lowers your risk of lip and gum injury: If you have a misaligned bite, you tend to bite your lips and cheeks, which can lead to sores, infections, and cuts. Once you align your bite, you will lower your risk of having soft tissue injuries.

-It boosts your self-confidence: Having an aligned bite can help you love your appearance and smile and finally make you feel better about yourself. You’ll never feel embarrassed of your appearance again, and you will finally be able to smile, eat, and talk with confidence.

-It lowers your risk of having major dental issues: If you have a misaligned bite, there is a high chance that you will chip, break, and crack your teeth, especially if you participate in sports. You also have a high chance of having tooth decay and gum disease. So, when you align your smile, these risks will be eliminated and you will finally have the oral health you deserve.

If you are interested in aligning your bite in Springville, Utah, please call Schouten Orthodontics at 801.491.9372 and schedule an appointment with your orthodontist, Dr. John R. Schouten. The sooner you schedule an appointment, the sooner you’ll have the top-notch oral health you deserve. We look forward to helping you!