Misshaped teeth can give your entire smile an odd, uneven look. If one of your teeth is considerably larger or smaller than all the rest, or is shaped in such a way that it creates gaps between your teeth, your remaining teeth can drift out of their proper position, causing all sorts of issues.
Misshaped teeth can develop due to a medical condition that affects growth and development of the body, or can be the result of genetic or environmental factors that impact on the development of your teeth. For instance, trauma or excessive wear and tear over many years, can both cause misshaped teeth. The most commonly misshaped teeth are:
Regardless of the cause or location of your misshaped teeth, you are probably quite self-conscious about how they look, and are on the hunt for a treatment that will give you a balanced, even smile and greater self-confidence.
Misshaped teeth often do not fit together properly in your bite, causing accelerated wear and tear on all your teeth and the breakdown of opposing teeth. As such, treating misshaped teeth offers an array of benefits, including: