You’ve Been Burked: Results of Prolonged Thumb Sucking - Burke + Beckstrom Orthodontics - thumb sucking results

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How Thumb Sucking Affects The Bite thumb sucking results


Thumb-sucking or sucking on a pacifier often helps babies calm older children suck their thumbs, it's often a result of feelings of insecurity.

Possible side effects of prolonged or intense thumb sucking include the can cause high levels of frustration and rarely produce lasting results.

Not all thumb sucking results in damage to the teeth or mouth. For example, passively holding the thumb in the mouth doesn't typically cause.