What is a crossbite? - g orthodontics - houston texas

What is a crossbite?

A crossbite is a type of malocclusion, or a misalignment of teeth, where upper teeth fit inside of lower teeth. This misalignment can affect a single tooth or groups of teeth, involving the front teeth, back teeth, or both. There are two types or crossbites: Posterior crossbite: If the back teeth are affected, upper teeth…