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Probably not. But you should call your orthodontist and talk to them about it.

I researched this problem myself; I have had a similar experience myself. By looking and exploring many different sources of information, this is a common effect and is nothing to worry about. Chances are this is most likely attributed to your molars not having grown in enough, and unless it is seriously impairing your ability to eat, don't be too alarmed. In many cases, this speeds up the shifting process as there is less of a resistance for your teeth. If you are still worried about it, feel free to phone your orthodontist to find out more.

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Q: Is it normal for your front teeth to rest on your bottom braces therefore causing your top and bottom molars to not be able to touch?
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How many molars do people have?

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Do you have to extract your molars in order to get braces?

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How do dentists put kids teeth braces in?

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Does it hurt getting braces off?

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Why do you get spacers?

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How come your braces look different?

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