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Question
Posted by: Sooraya | 2008/01/23

Q.

Gaps between teeth

I am a 37 year old female. I have noticed that the gaps between my teeth particularly my lower jaw have grown larger.It is actually beggining to look as if I had a few teeth extracted.Besides braces,what dental procedure is available.Will my medical aid cover this procedure?I also have noticable cracks in my teeth.

thank you

Expert's Reply

A.

Oral health expert

hi Soorays

It seems as though you may be suffering from gum disease. if this is the case you will need treatment for this FIRST before anything else can be done.
check with your medical aid for your benefits there are 100's of medical aid options on the market nowadays

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