Many of this patients adult teeth did not form. Where the adult teeth did not form the baby teeth are remaining. The upper front teeth are overerupted and unsightly.
The aims of treatment were to improve the appearance of the teeth; close spaces where possible; and reposition the teeth such that, when the baby teeth fail, they are in a reasonable position to be replaced with prosthetic (false) teeth. When the teeth need to be replaced there are a number of options from removable dentures to dental implants.