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Removable Orthodontic Appliances » Removable Orthodontic Appliances and Oral Hygiene

Oral hygiene and oral care in removable orthodontic appliances Removable orthodontic appliances can be taken care of at home.  That is an advantage for the patient.  The patient is educated by ...


Fixed Orthodontic Appliance » 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 ...


Fixed Orthodontic Appliance » 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 ...


Fixed Orthodontic Appliance » 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 ...


Braces » Parts of Braces-Brackets According to the Material

Parts of fixed orthodontic appliances- types of brackets according to the material used Brackets are another passive component of fixed orthodontic appliances or braces.  Brackets act as handles that transmit forces ...


Braces » Parts of Braces-Brackets According to the Type of Attachment to the Teeth

Parts of fixed orthodontic appliances- types of brackets according to the type of attachment to the teeth Brackets are the passive components used in orthodontic treatment.  I have already discussed how ...


Braces » Parts of Braces-Brackets According to the Type of Slot

Parts of fixed orthodontic appliances- types of brackets according to the type of slot  Brackets are the passive components used in orthodontic treatment. They have been classified according to the slot which ...


Fixed Orthodontic Appliance » 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 ...


Fixed Orthodontic Appliance » 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 ...


Fixed Orthodontic Appliance » 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 ...


Fixed Orthodontic Appliance » 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 ...