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Orthodontics may be helpful for patients whose TMJ disorders have developed as a result of misaligned or maloccluded teeth, which can also trigger other dental health problems.
I do not recommend beak trimming unless the beak is maloccluded.
Many rabbits have maloccluded jaws, which means that there will be uneven wear on the cheek and front teeth, causing big spurs to form on the sides of the cheek teeth.
Some patients may benefit from orthodontics, which straighten crooked teeth and maloccluded bites.
Teeth that are crooked, bites that are maloccluded and teeth that are improperly spaced can all increase the risk of dental health problems such as tooth decay, periodontal disease and excess wear.