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Characteristics of a normal face and mouth

Αρχική Το ιατρείο μας Ορθοδοντικά Προβλήματα Τύποι Θεραπειών Η Θεραπεία σας Συχνές Ερωτήσεις Θεραπείες Πρίν & Μετά Παιδική Γωνιά Επικοινωνία en Διαγνωστικά Σημεία Που Υποδεικνύουν Ορθοδοντικό Πρόβλημα
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Characteristics help to recognize what is not normal.

A Normal Face is one that:

  • Has good proportions
  • Is symmetrical to the midline
  • Neither the upper or the lower jaw protrudes
  • The mandible does not deviate sideways
  • The lips are a bit behind an imaginary line joining the tip of the nose to the chin
  • The smile reveals as many as possible of the back teeth while the upper front teeth do not protrude from the lips
  • There are no intense muscle contractions

A Normal mouth is one where:

  • Upper and lower jaws show proper development and are in good relations amongst one another on all three dimensions.
  • The teeth are in good positions and form two beautiful arches, the upper one being slightly wider than the lower one.
  • The midline of the upper teeth coincides with the midline of the lower ones
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