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June 01, 2018
Riccardo Riatti, DDS, MS,
Specialist in Orthodontics
Use of 3M™ Clarity™ Ceramic Brackets with hi-tech 3M™ Unitek™ Lateral Development Archwires and overlay intrusion arch permitted perfect control of tooth movement. It was possible to expand arches in a controlled manner, reducing negative buccal corridors and to open the bite without mandibular posterior rotation.
Jeremiah Sturgill, DMD, MPH, DHEd
In many situations, a hybrid appliance therapy can marry the biomechanical needs of the orthodontist and the esthetic needs of the patient. This case shows how the 3M™ Incognito™ Appliance System, 3M™ Victory Series™ Brackets, and 3M™ Unitek™ Temporary Anchorage Device (TAD) System can be utilized to treat a challenging clinical case esthetically.
Kirk R. Davies, DDS, MS
APC Flash-Free Adhesive answers the question, “If I could improve one thing about the bonding procedure to make life easier, what would it be?”
Patrice Pellerin, DMD, Cert.
Ortho. FICD, FIADFE
Class II, deep overbite with retrusive mandible, upper peg left lateral
Omur Polat-Ozsoy, DDS, Ph.D.
Lingual orthodontics using customized appliances offers the most esthetic solution to treat all kinds of malocclusions in adults, with full 3D control of the dentition and complete invisibility. This case demonstrates the treatment of an adult Class III patient with a particular emphasis on smile esthetics.
September 01, 2015
by 3M Oral Care. Published September 1st, 2015.
Explore aesthetic treatment for extraction cases, a study of bond failure rates, TAD assisted distalisation, and targeted mechanics with CAD/CAM.
May 01, 2015
by 3M Oral Care. Published May 1st, 2015.
Discover aesthetic treatment options, see the latest improvements in buccal tubes, and get more efficient treatment with the articles in this issue.
May 01, 2016
by 3M Oral Care.Published May 1st, 2016.
The May 2016 issue highlights four cases using Clarity™ ADVANCED Ceramic Brackets and looks at the advantages of SmartClip™ SL3 Brackets with improved clips.