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Crowns, Bridges, Dentures, Implants

Chewing and clenching my teeth

02/25/2008

Question:

my problem is i keep chewing onmy teeth i am wondering if my top teeth are to close to the bottom ones or not enough space between top and bottom what do you think , or do you think it could be something else i have implants top and bottom the top ones clip on to a gold bar.

Answer:

It is impossible to evaluate without a clinical exam. I recommend that you schedule an appointment with a prosthodontist for an evaluation.

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Response by:

Nancy L Clelland, DMD, MSD Nancy L Clelland, DMD, MSD
Professor of Restorative & Prosthetic Dentistry
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University