Class 3 - Interceptive
When the Class III malocclusion is caught during the growing years, profound changes can be made in the way that they grow. This is good because treatment can be easier and, in some cases, surgery can be avoided.
Class 3 - Early Treatment
While maxillary expansion made a wider jaw, and there was more room for the developing teeth, the upper front teeth did not move outside of the lowers.
A second stage of expansion made even more space for the upper teeth, but the bite still was not corrected.
A wonderful smile has been provided and a comparison of the before and after profiles reveals a dramatic improvement.