Those kinds of jaw misalignments are called malocclusions and generally call for braces.
Malocclusions can also cause snoring and other breathing problems.
Orthodontics is a specialized branch of dentistry that diagnoses, prevents, and treats dental and facial irregularities called malocclusions.
Most malocclusions are caused by hereditary factors that affect the contours of the face and the size of the teeth and jaw.
Untreated malocclusions often worsen with time.