OFFICE CLOSURE: Our office will be closed to non-emergent visits until further notice and pending future American Dental Association recommendations - all other visits have been postponed. If you are experiencing a dental emergency, please contact our office right away at (703) 743-5937 and a team member will be able to assist you.
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An open bite is a term used to describe when the upper and lower teeth are unable to make physical contact with each other when the jaws are closed. Open bites are often a result of habits such as thumb or extended pacifier sucking or tongue thrusting.