Treat cases of malocclusion


Treat and eliminate malocclusion, a bad fit between the upper and lower teeth, which affects chewing ability. Restore full function to the teeth by removing certain teeth, making room for teeth still erupting, then attach braces to the teeth to straighten the bite.

Alternative labels

treat case of malocclusion
cure cases of malocclusion
treat malocclusions
eliminate malocclusion

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Treat cases of malocclusion is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Dental practitioner: Dental practitioners prevent, diagnose and treat anomalies and diseases affecting the teeth, mouth, jaws and adjoining tissues.

Optional skill

Treat cases of malocclusion is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022