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Benefits of Using a Herbst Appliance

A photo of an overjet that needs the herbst appliance from Orthodontic Arts OKC.

Excessive space between the upper and lower front teeth, often called an “overjet”, is one of the most common orthodontic problems seen in adolescent patients. Although it may appear to be a problem with the position of the teeth, it is most often a problem with the position of the upper and lower jaws. Read more about why we use a herbst appliance to correct this issue at our practice.