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Orthodontic Treatment of Crooked Teeth by Removable Orthodontic Appliances

Removable orthodontic appliances- another mode of orthodontic treatment of crooked teeth in dentistry Removable orthodontic appliances are the devices that can be inserted by a dentist but removed by the patient ...

Parts of Fixed Orthodontic Appliances/Braces- Ligature Wires, Lock Pins

Ligature wires and Lock Pins- Passive components of fixed orthodontic appliances used in dentistry Ligature wires and lock pins are passive components used in fixed orthodontic treatment or braces.  These devices ...

Parts of Fixed Orthodontic Appliances/Braces- Lingual Attachments

Lingual attachments- Passive components of fixed orthodontic appliances used in dentistry Lingual attachments are passive components which are used in fixed orthodontic treatment or braces.  Other passive components such as brackets ...

Parts of Fixed Orthodontic Appliances/Braces- Buccal Tubes

Buccal tubes- Passive components of fixed orthodontic appliances used in dentistry Buccal tubes are the other passive components use in orthodontic treatment.  The normal brackets that have been previously discussed are ...

Parts of Fixed Orthodontic Appliances/Braces- Brackets

Brackets- Passive components of fixed orthodontic appliances used in dentistry Brackets are another passive component of fixed orthodontic appliances or braces.  Brackets act as handles that transmit forces from the active ...

Parts of Fixed Orthodontic Appliances/Braces- Bands

Bands- Passive components of fixed orthodontic appliances used in dentistry Bands are passive components in fixed orthodontic appliances.  Passive components aid in the various attachments of braces onto the teeth.  Forces ...

Parts of Fixed Orthodontic Appliances/Braces- Separators

Separators- Active component of fixed orthodontic appliances used in dentistry Separators are again an active component used in fixed orthodontic treatment.  Banding is a procedure in which bands are applied around ...

Parts of Fixed Orthodontic Appliances/Braces- Elastics Part 2

Elastics- Active component of fixed orthodontic appliances used in dentistry The classification of elastics, used in fixed orthodontic appliances, has already been discussed according to their various applications.   The other way to ...

Parts of Fixed Orthodontic Appliances/Braces- Elastics Part 1

Elastics- Active component of fixed orthodontic appliances used in dentistry Elastics are another active component used in fixed orthodontic appliances.  Elastics echo a rubber band.  They are made of latex rubber.  ...

Parts of Fixed Orthodontic Appliances/Braces- Springs

Springs- Active component of fixed orthodontic appliances used in dentistry Springs are the other active components that can be used in orthodontic treatment in dentistry.  Springs can cause several tooth movements ...

Parts of Fixed Orthodontic Appliances/Braces- Arch wires

Arch wires- Active component of fixed orthodontic appliances used in dentistry Arch wires are one of the active components of fixed orthodontic appliances used in orthodontic treatment.  These are the wires ...