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Components of Removable Orthodontic Appliances in Orthodontics

Orthodontic treatment of crooked teeth- components of removable orthodontic appliances Orthodontic treatment involves the treatment of crooked teeth by using certain devices which have the ability to shift teeth into alignment.  ...

Disadvantages of Removable Orthodontic Appliances in Orthodontic Treatment

Orthodontic treatment- disadvantages of removable orthodontic appliances for crooked teeth Orthodontic treatment can be undertaken by using removable orthodontic appliances.  Simple tooth movements like tipping can be easily corrected by these ...

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- 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 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 ...

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 ...

Other General Tooth Movements During Orthodontic Treatment

Other tooth movements of teeth occurring during orthodontic treatment in dentistry Other than the individual tooth movements occurring during orthodontic treatment, there are other generalized movements of teeth as well.  Such ...

Orthodontic Treatment: Fixed Orthodontic Appliances (Braces)

Fixed braces used in the orthodontic treatment of crooked teeth Orthodontic treatment planning is based on the proper selection of an orthodontic appliance for a specific case.  There are several appliances ...

General Causes of Malocclusion in Dentistry

Orthodontic treatment: general causes of malocclusion of teeth These factors affect the body as a whole and have an extreme effect on a major part of the dento-facial structures. General causes of malocclusion ...

Local Causes of Malocclusion in Dentistry

Orthodontic treatment: local causes of malocclusion of teeth These are the factors which cause localized malocclusion, confining itself to one or more adjacent or opposing teeth.  Local causes of malocclusion 1. Anomalies in ...

The Causes of Malocclusion in Dentistry

Orthodontic treatment: Causes of malocclusion of teeth Orthodontic treatment deals with the numerous malocclusions of the teeth.  Have you ever stopped to think of the causes of crooked teeth?  Well, orthodontic ...