An orthodontic method used for correcting narrow or collapsed maxillary arches and functional cross-bite. (From Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry),
Devices used for influencing tooth position. Orthodontic appliances may be classified as fixed or removable, active or retaining, and intraoral or extraoral. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p19)
The planning, calculation, and creation of an apparatus for the purpose of correcting the placement or straightening of teeth.
The curve formed by the row of TEETH in their normal position in the JAW. The inferior dental arch is formed by the mandibular teeth, and the superior dental arch by the maxillary teeth.
One of a pair of irregularly shaped bones that form the upper jaw. A maxillary bone provides tooth sockets for the superior teeth, forms part of the ORBIT, and contains the MAXILLARY SINUS.
The structure that forms the roof of the mouth. It consists of the anterior hard palate (PALATE, HARD) and the posterior soft palate (PALATE, SOFT).
Transverse sectioning and repositioning of the maxilla. There are three types: Le Fort I osteotomy for maxillary advancement or the treatment of maxillary fractures; Le Fort II osteotomy for the treatment of maxillary fractures; Le Fort III osteotomy for the treatment of maxillary fractures with fracture of one or more facial bones. Le Fort III is often used also to correct craniofacial dysostosis and related facial abnormalities. (From Dorland, 28th ed, p1203 & p662)
Dental devices such as RETAINERS, ORTHODONTIC used to improve gaps in teeth and structure of the jaws. These devices can be removed and reinserted at will.
Extraoral devices for applying force to the dentition in order to avoid some of the problems in anchorage control met with in intermaxillary traction and to apply force in directions not otherwise possible.
Surgery of the upper jaw bone usually performed to correct upper and lower jaw misalignment.
An abnormality of the jaws or teeth affecting the contour of the face. Such abnormality could be acquired or congenital.
Congenital absence of or defects in structures of the jaw.
Presentation devices used for patient education and technique training in dentistry.
The measurement of the dimensions of the HEAD.
Malocclusion in which the mandible is anterior to the maxilla as reflected by the first relationship of the first permanent molar (mesioclusion).
Loose, usually removable intra-oral devices which alter the muscle forces against the teeth and craniofacial skeleton. These are dynamic appliances which depend on altered neuromuscular action to effect bony growth and occlusal development. They are usually used in mixed dentition to treat pediatric malocclusions. (ADA, 1992)
The most posterior teeth on either side of the jaw, totaling eight in the deciduous dentition (2 on each side, upper and lower), and usually 12 in the permanent dentition (three on each side, upper and lower). They are grinding teeth, having large crowns and broad chewing surfaces. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p821)
One of the eight permanent teeth, two on either side in each jaw, between the canines (CUSPID) and the molars (MOLAR), serving for grinding and crushing food. The upper have two cusps (bicuspid) but the lower have one to three. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p822)
Such malposition and contact of the maxillary and mandibular teeth as to interfere with the highest efficiency during the excursive movements of the jaw that are essential for mastication. (Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982)
The anteriorly located rigid section of the PALATE.
Orthodontic techniques used to correct the malposition of a single tooth.
Malocclusion in which the mandible is posterior to the maxilla as reflected by the relationship of the first permanent molar (distoclusion).
The muscles of the palate are the glossopalatine, palatoglossus, levator palati(ni), musculus uvulae, palatopharyngeus, and tensor palati(ni).
Moving a retruded mandible forward to a normal position. It is commonly performed for malocclusion and retrognathia. (From Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
The phase of orthodontics concerned with the correction of malocclusion with proper appliances and prevention of its sequelae (Jablonski's Illus. Dictionary of Dentistry).
Appliances that close a cleft or fissure of the palate.
The largest and strongest bone of the FACE constituting the lower jaw. It supports the lower teeth.
Rigid or flexible appliances that overlay the occlusal surfaces of the teeth. They are used to treat clenching and bruxism and their sequelae, and to provide temporary relief from muscle or temporomandibular joint pain.
Wires of various dimensions and grades made of stainless steel or precious metal. They are used in orthodontic treatment.
Congenital fissure of the soft and/or hard palate, due to faulty fusion.
Any of the eight frontal teeth (four maxillary and four mandibular) having a sharp incisal edge for cutting food and a single root, which occurs in man both as a deciduous and a permanent tooth. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p820)
Tumors or cancer of the PALATE, including those of the hard palate, soft palate and UVULA.
A movable fold suspended from the posterior border of the hard palate. The uvula hangs from the middle of the lower border.
The length of the face determined by the distance of separation of jaws. Occlusal vertical dimension (OVD or VDO) or contact vertical dimension is the lower face height with the teeth in centric occlusion. Rest vertical dimension (VDR) is the lower face height measured from a chin point to a point just below the nose, with the mandible in rest position. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p250)
A physical misalignment of the upper (maxilla) and lower (mandibular) jaw bones in which either or both recede relative to the frontal plane of the forehead.
A malocclusion in which maxillary incisor and canine teeth project over the mandiblar teeth excessively. The overlap is measured perpendicular to the occlusal plane and is also called vertical overlap. When the overlap is measured parallel to the occlusal plane it is referred to as overjet.
Various material objects and items in the home. It includes temporary or permanent machinery and appliances. It does not include furniture or interior furnishings (FURNITURE see INTERIOR DESIGN AND FURNISHINGS; INTERIOR FURNISHINGS see INTERIOR DESIGN AND FURNISHINGS).
The process of growth and differentiation of the jaws and face.
Recognition and elimination of potential irregularities and malpositions in the developing dentofacial complex.
Orthodontic appliances, fixed or removable, used to maintain teeth in corrected positions during the period of functional adaptation following corrective treatment. These appliances are also used to maintain the positions of the teeth and jaws gained by orthodontic procedures. (From Zwemer, Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p263)
The complement of teeth in the jaws after the eruption of some of the permanent teeth but before all the deciduous teeth are absent. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)
Migration of the teeth toward the midline or forward in the DENTAL ARCH. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)
The facial skeleton, consisting of bones situated between the cranial base and the mandibular region. While some consider the facial bones to comprise the hyoid (HYOID BONE), palatine (HARD PALATE), and zygomatic (ZYGOMA) bones, MANDIBLE, and MAXILLA, others include also the lacrimal and nasal bones, inferior nasal concha, and vomer but exclude the hyoid bone. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p113)
Attachment of orthodontic devices and materials to the MOUTH area for support and to provide a counterforce to orthodontic forces.
Contact between opposing teeth during a person's habitual bite.
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A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.
Removal of degenerated and necrotic epithelium and underlying connective tissue of a periodontal pocket in an effort to convert a chronic ulcerated wound to an acute surgical wound, thereby insuring wound healing and attachment or epithelial adhesion, and shrinkage of the marginal gingiva. The term is sometimes used in connection with smoothing of a root surface or ROOT PLANING. (Jablonski; Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982)
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... a bionator appliance may be a more suitable alternative. Slow expansion techniques expands maxilla at a much slower rate ... Rapid palatal expansion (RPE) or Rapid Maxillary Expansion (RME) is an expansion technique where expansion of 0.5mm to 1mm is ... This technique allows palatal expansion to be performed in adults, in which the palatal suture is already fused, a result which ... List of orthodontic functional appliances List of palatal expanders SARPE "Palatal Expanders: What Are They and How Do They ...
Style Spear Style List of palatal expanders Molar distalization Palatal expansion Mandibular expansion or lower jaw expansion ... 1984-12-01). Orthodontics: Current Principles and Techniques (2nd ed.). Mosby. ISBN 9780801619663. Contemporary Orthodontics, ... Twin-Block Appliance Frankel II Mono-Bloc Appliance Rickonator Dynamax Appliance R-Appliance Anterior Inclined Bite Plate (AIBP ... In the 1950s, Wilhem Balters modified Andersen's Activator appliance and gave the new appliance the name Bionator Appliance, ...
... palatal expansion technique MeSH E06.658.578.836 - tooth movement MeSH E06.658.641 - orthodontics, interceptive MeSH E06.658. ... activator appliances MeSH E06.658.453.578 - orthodontic appliances, removable MeSH E06.658.453.578.100 - activator appliances ... dental casting technique MeSH E06.912.130 - dental impression technique MeSH E06.912.145 - dental prosthesis design MeSH ... orthodontic appliance design MeSH E06.658.453 - orthodontic appliances MeSH E06.658.453.510 - occlusal splints MeSH E06.658. ...
Fukuyama E, Omura S, Fujita K, Soma K, Torikai K (November 2006). "Excessive rapid palatal expansion with Latham appliance for ... Surgical techniques for cleft palate in dogs include prosthesis, mucosal flaps, and microvascular free flaps. Affected animals ... Babies with palatal clefts may have compromised hearing and therefore, if the baby cannot hear, it cannot try to mimic the ... Lee J, Kim Y, Kim M, Lee J, Choi J, Yeom D, Park J, Hong S (2006). "Application of a temporary palatal prosthesis in a puppy ...
Hirsch, G. P. (1977-06-01). "Palatal expansion - adjunct to dentofacial orthopedics". International Journal of Orthodontics. 15 ... He published a paper in Dental Cosmos in 1860 in which he described this technique. He was born and grew up in Scituate, Rhode ... Emerson fitted this patient with an appliance in his maxillary arch and gave patients instructions to turn screw everyday. ... Emerson claimed that expansion was achieved in 2 weeks by separation of maxilla along the Midpalatal suture . Dr. Angell faced ...
An expansion appliance is placed in the maxilla 6-9 months prior to correct any crossbite or upper arch constriction. This will ... Cleft lip and cleft palate Palatal expansion Guo, Jing; Li, Chunjie; Zhang, Qifeng; Wu, Gang; Deacon, Scott A; Chen, Jianwei; ... Success of the bone graft with the first surgery are approximately 85% but may vary with technique and bone grafting material. ... In the case of double clefts, expansion is typically before surgery because the premaxilla needs to be repositioned forward, ...
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Maxillary expansion using rapid maxillary expansion, transpalatal arch, or quadhelix appliances Anteroposterior expansion using ... To locate the permanent canine, the parallax technique is often used. The parallax technique is done by taking two radiographs ... Interceptive treatment of palatal impaction of maxillary canines with rapid maxillary expansion: a randomised clinical trial. ... The patient is willing to wear fixed orthodontic appliances. The patient is well motivated and have good dental health. ...
... many orthodontists request a rapid palatal expansion. This consists of the surgeon making horizontal cuts on the lateral board ... Raffaini introduced this technique in 2002 after a four-year study done with local anesthesia and assistance from intravenous ... Prior to the procedure, the orthodontist has an orthopedic appliance attached to the maxilla teeth, bilaterally, extending over ... The expansion of the maxilla may take up to 8 weeks with the surgeon advancing the expander hex lock, sideways (← →), once a ...
Palatal expansion can be achieved using either fixed or removable appliances.[29] Banded maxillary expansion involves metal ... The indirect technique involves the appliance's brackets being light cured to a working orthodontic model to allow a thin soft ... Fixed appliancesEdit. Currently, the majority of Orthodontic Appliance Therapy is delivered using fixed appliances, with the ... Other classes of functional appliances include removable appliances and over the head appliances, and these functional ...
The second is expansion, in which the palate or arch is made larger by using a palatal expander. Expanders can be used with ... This appliance fixes gaps between the teeth, small spaces between the upper and lower jaw, and other minor problems. A group of ... of apical root resorption after orthodontic treatment with a standard edgewise and a straight-wire edgewise technique". ... The product is then worn a certain amount of time with the user applying force to the appliance in their mouth for 10 to 15 ...
Palatal expansion is a unique treatment in that it is minimally invasive, has lasting changes and requires minimal patient ... While CPAP is more effective for sleep apnea than oral appliances, oral appliances do improve sleepiness and quality of life ... recommendations for syndrome definition and measurement techniques in clinical research. The Report of an American Academy of ... In children, orthodontic treatment to expand the volume of the nasal airway, such as nonsurgical Rapid Palatal expansion is ...
... such as nonsurgical Rapid Palatal expansion is common. Since the palatal suture is fused in adults, regular RPE using tooth- ... However, the oral appliances/functional orthopedic appliances may be considered in specified cases as an auxiliary in the ... "Sleep-related breathing disorders in adults: recommendations for syndrome definition and measurement techniques in clinical ... Mini-implant assisted rapid palatal expansion (MARPE) has been recently developed as a non-surgical option for the transverse ...
Impressions can be made digitally or by conventional technique. With regards to conventional impression techniques, the ... For posterior teeth, a wide bevel is required on the functional cusps, palatal cusps for maxillary teeth and buccal cusps for ... Because of its compatible thermal expansion, relatively similar cost, and cosmetic benefit, some patients choose to have their ... Becker, Marshall (1999) "The Valsiarosa Gold Dental Appliance: Etruscan Origins for Dental Prostheses", Etruscan Studies Vol. 6 ...
Orthodontic Appliance Design. Orthodontics, Corrective / methods*. Palatal Expansion Technique / instrumentation*. Peptide ... We used a rapid palatal expansion appliance to expand the maxilla, standard edgewise brackets to align the teeth, and reverse ... Extraoral Traction Appliances. Facial Asymmetry / therapy*. Female. Humans. Malocclusion, Angle Class III / therapy*. Maxilla ... We performed symmetric expansion, but, because of the asymmetric crossbite in the maxilla, we designed a modified apparatus ...
Different appliance designs and techniques have been described in the literature, and each leads to specific associated ... Keywords: Microimplant-assisted Rapid Palatal Expansion, Palatal expansion technique, Polysomnography, Obstructive Sleep Apnea ... The objective of the present study was to describe one of the techniques available for rapid palatal expansion of non-growing ... Carlson C, Sung J, McComb RW, Machado AW, Moon W. Microimplant-assisted rapid palatal expansion appliance to orthopedically ...
Cytogenetic; Genotoxicity; Micronucleus tests; Palatal expansion technique. Resumo em inglês. The aim of the present study was ... The study included 22 patients between 06 and 12 years of age, both genders, who required Haas appliance for correction of ... The cells were collected before (T0), one month after the device was installed (T1) and 3 months after the appliance ... Genotoxic/cytotoxic in vivo effects of Haas appliance by micronucleus assay in exfoliated mucosal cells ...
... a bionator appliance may be a more suitable alternative. Slow expansion techniques expands maxilla at a much slower rate ... Rapid palatal expansion (RPE) or Rapid Maxillary Expansion (RME) is an expansion technique where expansion of 0.5mm to 1mm is ... This technique allows palatal expansion to be performed in adults, in which the palatal suture is already fused, a result which ... List of orthodontic functional appliances List of palatal expanders SARPE "Palatal Expanders: What Are They and How Do They ...
This is where upper jaw expansion comes in. ... is often accomplished with a special appliance called a palatal ... This technique is more effective with younger patients; in adults, the area has closed and the separate halves of the palate ... Now, palate expansion - sometimes called Rapid Palatal Expansion (RPE) - is more common. This procedure uses a device that ... Why Palate Expansion?. When teeth are crowded, they can overlap one another, sit crookedly or even grow in sideways. Often, the ...
All patients were submitted to slow expansion of the maxillary bones by means of an appliance used in the technique named " ... However, these factors should not be considered separately when choosing the method for palatal expansion in adults. In these ... After maxillary expansion, the expansion appliance itself was used for fixed retention. Were analyzed lateral teleradiographs ... immediate post-expansion (T2), three months post-expansion (with the Hyrax appliance as retention) (T3), and six months post- ...
... assessing dental and skeletal expansion and transverse stability with different fixation techniques or distraction appliances. ... Palatal Expansion Technique Medicin og biovidenskab * Le Fort Osteotomy Medicin og biovidenskab ... Surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion with bone-borne versus tooth-borne distraction appliances-a systematic review. ... Transverse maxillary expansion with a segmental Le Fort 1 osteotomy or surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion (SARME). A ...
Slow palatal expansion Appliances used Fixed • W arch • Quad helix • Ni-Ti arch wires Removable • Coffin spring • Expansion ... Additional arch length of 3-4mm(mcnamara) can be gained on routine basis . • Simple and a straight forward technique. ... According to desired action of screw •Expansion screw appliance used for symmetrical expansion of dental arch. •Appliance with ... 8. • Bonded RME appliance • Full coverage bonded RME appliance • Removable RME appliance • Hilgers palatal expander www. ...
Style Spear Style List of palatal expanders Molar distalization Palatal expansion Mandibular expansion or lower jaw expansion ... 1984-12-01). Orthodontics: Current Principles and Techniques (2nd ed.). Mosby. ISBN 9780801619663. Contemporary Orthodontics, ... Twin-Block Appliance Frankel II Mono-Bloc Appliance Rickonator Dynamax Appliance R-Appliance Anterior Inclined Bite Plate (AIBP ... In the 1950s, Wilhem Balters modified Andersens Activator appliance and gave the new appliance the name Bionator Appliance, ...
InTech-Le Fort i Osteotomy for Maxillary Repositioning and Distraction Techniques - Free download as PDF File (.pdf), Text File ... Palatal expansion: Bone born distraction techniques. Transversal maxillary hypoplasia in adolescents and adults is a frequently ... Rigid bone borne palatal distractor device. 10.1 Appliance design The functional components of the PDD are a Rematitan titanium ... 11.2 Considerations about different (tooth born and bone born) palatal expansion techniques Transverse maxillary deficiency is ...
It consists of two pieces of plastic attached to both sides of the upper molars, and an expansion screw. When the expansion ... A palatal expander may be used to expand the childs upper dental arch so there is more room for teeth to grow in, thus ... Functional appliances may fix or improve these problems. More treatment usually is needed later on, but it may be shorter and ... Space maintainers are another example of an early intervention technique. When a child looses a tooth prematurely, as a result ...
... chin cup appliance, bone-anchored maxillary protraction, growth treatment response vector ... Keywords: Class III malocclusion, facemask therapy, maxillary expansion, ... rapid palatal expansion appliance minimized the side effect encounter by tooth-borne rapid palatal expansion appliances for ... so this interceptive technique tends to be used in slightly older patients than the tooth-borne appliances. The results of an ...
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Palatal Expansion Technique. en_HK. dc.subject.mesh. Cephalometry. en_HK. dc.subject.mesh. Dental Arch - anatomy & histology. ... Growth adaptation of these patients was followed for 2 years after removal of the appliances and compared with a control group ... with 7 days of rapid palatal expansion followed by maxillary protraction. The percentage relapse in maxillary intermolar widths ... with 7 days of rapid palatal expansion followed by maxillary protraction. The percentage relapse in maxillary intermolar widths ...
Palatal Expansion Technique / Cleft Lip / Cleft Palate / Orthodontic Appliance Design / Dental Arch / Maxilla Type of study: ... Orthodontic Appliance Design , Palatal Expansion Technique/instrumentation , Bicuspid/pathology , Cephalometry/methods , Cuspid ... The mean expansion obtained between cusp tips and cervical-palatal points for inter-canine width was 4.80 mm and 4.35 mm with ... Casts were taken during pre-expansion and after removal of the appliance at the end of the retention period. The models were ...
The results suggest that the RPE and the Herbst appliance allow a slight improvement of the sagittal dimensions of the airways ... and Herbst appliance with or without skeletal anchorage. A 40-patient study group treated with the Herbst RME combination was ... The aim of this study is to investigate the pharyngeal airway space changes in patients treated with rapid palatal expansion ( ... Comparison of two extraoral radiographic techniques used for nasopharyngeal airway space evaluation. Dental Press J Orthod. ...
Full text: Available Index: LILACS (Americas) Main subject: Cephalometry / Palatal Expansion Technique / Orthodontic Appliance ... Palatal Expansion Technique/instrumentation , Follow-Up Studies , Longitudinal Studies , Malocclusion/therapy , Mandible/growth ... Bonded maxillary expansion appliances have been suggested to control increases in the vertical dimension of the face after ... After maxillary expansion, the bonded appliance was used as a fixed retention for 3.4 months, being replaced by a removable ...
This surgery is called a Surgical Assisted Rapid Palatal Expansion.. Maxillary Surgery (Lefort 1 Osteotomy and BSSO). Example 1 ... The bones are then widened with a similar appliance. Through the technique of distraction osteogenesis the new bone is ... During growth and development the bones can be widened with an appliance without surgery. However, following adolescence it is ...
The bones are then widened with a similar appliance. Through the technique of distraction osteogenesis the new bone is ... This surgery is called a Surgical Assisted Rapid Palatal Expansion.. Maxillary Surgery (Lefort 1 Osteotomy and BSSO). ... During growth and development the bones can be widened with an appliance without surgery. However, following adolescence, it is ...
... non-surgical and non-extraction treatment approach was feasible due to the miniscrew-assisted rapid palatal expansion technique ... The MARPE appliance consisted of a conventional Hyrax expander supported by four orthodontic miniscrews. A slow expansion ... Miniscrew-assisted rapid palatal expansion for managing arch perimeter in an adult patient. ... Miniscrew-assisted rapid palatal expansion for managing arch perimeter in an adult patient ...
a) Maxillary Expansion Appliance (MEA):. This appliance is also called the rapid palatal expansion appliance or palatal ... b) Lingual Appliances:. * Advantages:. o Lingual braces are placed behind the upper and/or lower teeth, making them virtually ... Removable Appliances. a) Retainers:. They are commonly used after the braces to safeguard the alignment of teeth and prevent ... Invisible Appliances. a) Invisalign® (A new method):. The Invisalign system consists of clear customized sets of trays used to ...
... underwent image magnification by the radiographic technique.. Rapid palatal expansion: a comparison of two appliances ...
Figure 6: Palatal view of the Hyrax-type palatal expansion appliance in both twins. ... The surgical technique was performed under local anesthesia. Initially, the overretained primary teeth were extracted. Then, an ... and a Hyrax-type palatal expansion appliance was installed (Figures 6(a) and 6(b)). The permanent maxillary central incisors ... According to this theory, remnants of the dental lamina or palatal offshoots of active dental lamina are induced to develop ...
... diagnóstico de diabetes crowding was treated by an innovative technique. After rapid palatal expansion by a Hyrax appliance, ... Surgical-assisted rapid palatal expansion includes various treatment procedures for solving transverse maxillary deficiencies, ... The distractor consists of 2 parts: one is a commercially available orthodontic palatal expansion screw Hyrax type, Fan style ... This report shows a conventional bone-borne distractor using commercially available orthodontic palatal expansion screws. ...
Twin Block Appliance Invisible Orthodontic Aligners Expanders Quad Helix Expansion Orthodontic Appliance Rapid Palatal ... Orthodontic Expansion (RPE/RME) Maxillary Expander (Removable) Anterior Crossbite Removable Appliance Brace Placement Direct ... Hygiene and Cleaning Brushing Techniques with Braces Flossing with Superfloss Brushing with Proxabrush Other Treatments ... Brushing Techniques with Braces. Flossing with Superfloss. Brushing with Proxabrush. Other Treatments. Twin Block Appliance. ...
ANCHORAGE IN REMOVABLE APPLIANCES: Early removable appliances: Crozat appliance - Lingual extensions - Heavy palatal bar - High ... ANCHORAGE IN FIXED APPLIANCES: BEGG TECHNIQUE: 1950s by Dr. Begg in Australia Use of vertical slot Use of light forces for ... Schwartz expansion plate www.indiandentalacademy.com * 39. ANCHORAGE IN REMOVABLE APPLIANCES: Wire components: - Labial bow: ... ANCHORAGE IN FIXED APPLIANCES: ANCHORAGE IN FIXED FUNCTIONAL APPLIANCES: Herbst appliance: - partial anchorage: maxilla: first ...
Fukuyama E, Omura S, Fujita K, Soma K, Torikai K (November 2006). "Excessive rapid palatal expansion with Latham appliance for ... Surgical techniques for cleft palate in dogs include prosthesis, mucosal flaps, and microvascular free flaps. Affected animals ... Babies with palatal clefts may have compromised hearing and therefore, if the baby cannot hear, it cannot try to mimic the ... Lee J, Kim Y, Kim M, Lee J, Choi J, Yeom D, Park J, Hong S (2006). "Application of a temporary palatal prosthesis in a puppy ...
The technique employs a custom-made appliance called a palatal expander that attaches to the posterior teeth of the upper arch ... Using a technique called palatal expansion we can correct this abnormality if we act before the maxillary bones fuse. ... While palatal expanders are not for every case, they can help normalize development and improve the bite, and thus preclude ... OAT uses a custom-made plastic oral appliance you wear while you sleep. The most common snaps over the teeth and uses a hinge ...
The technique employs a custom-made appliance called a palatal expander that attaches to the posterior teeth of the upper arch ... Using a technique called palatal expansion we can correct this abnormality if we act before the maxillary bones fuse. ... This Oral Appliance Could Help Solve Your Sleep Apnea Problem. *Removable or Bonded, Retainers Help Protect Your New Straighter ... While palatal expanders are not for every case, they can help normalize development and improve the bite, and thus preclude ...
  • According to the British Journal of Orthodontics , it consists of two separate pieces that move apart gradually with an expansion screw. (colgate.com)
  • A palatal expander is a device in the field of orthodontics which is used to widen the upper jaw (maxilla) so that the bottom and upper teeth will fit together better. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is a comprehensive list of functional appliances that are used in the field of orthodontics. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Monobloc was developed by Pierre Robin (surgeon) in 1902 and is considered to be one of the first functional appliances in Orthodontics. (wikipedia.org)
  • This appliance became the "Norwegian" system of treatment in Orthodontics in early 1900s. (wikipedia.org)
  • Orthodontics: Current Principles and Techniques (2nd ed. (wikipedia.org)
  • TransForce Orthodontics reduces chair time in treating patients to high standards with comfortable lingual appliances. (ohi-s.com)
  • TransForce Orthodontics for arch development achieves amazing changes in arch form using 'patient friendly' invisible appliances. (ohi-s.com)
  • This is an excellent pre-aligner technique to resolve crowding in all classes of malocclusion and extend the range of invisible Orthodontics with professional control. (ohi-s.com)
  • TransForce Orthodontics - An excellent pre-aligner technique. (ohi-s.com)
  • It's called interceptive orthodontics , a group of techniques and procedures performed during the early stages of jaw development. (janisdental.com)
  • Background Class II functional appliances have been used in orthodontics for over 100 years. (abitaprod.com)
  • SWAIN B.F. Orthodontics t current : principes and techniques. (who.int)
  • Palatal Expanders Orthodontics is more than just moving teeth. (dentalworks.com)
  • Drs. Ravindra Nanda and Flavio Uribe cover the latest techniques for managing moderate to severe orthodontic problems, including the use of temporary anchorage devices and the "surgery-first" orthognathic approach, to ensure you stay ahead of the curve in the ever-changing field of orthodontics. (elsevier.com)
  • Palate expansion is often accomplished with a special appliance called a palatal expander, which attaches to both sides of the upper molars. (colgate.com)
  • The technique employs a custom-made appliance called a palatal expander that attaches to the posterior teeth of the upper arch. (bestdental.org)
  • We can correct this by using an orthodontic appliance called a palatal expander before the midline suture fuses. (drandybrownortho.com)
  • Fixed appliances are able to produce very accurate movement in the teeth Both fixed and removable functional appliances can be used to correct a malocclusion in three planes: Anterior-Posterior, Vertical and Transverse. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lingual arch development has wide applications in treatment of all classes of malocclusion from interceptive treatment in early mixed dentition through adolescence, with excellent potential to extend the use of discrete lingual appliances in adult therapy. (ohi-s.com)
  • Interceptive treatment: TransForce appliances are effective in all classes of malocclusion from mixed dentition to adult therapy. (ohi-s.com)
  • Objectives: To describe the surgical orthodontic technique of correcting transverse maxillary deficiency associated with nasal obstruction and malocclusion. (elidee.com)
  • A number of studies have evaluated the role of variables such as age, sex, malocclusion, dental root anatomy, appliance type, type of orthodontic force, and treatment time in the development of external apical root resorption. (usc.edu)
  • Stage one with the Carriere Class III Motion Appliance involves treating the malocclusion to a Class I platform by distalizing each mandibular posterior segment, from canine to molar, as a unit. (jco-online.com)
  • Orthopedic correction of Class III malocclusion with palatal expansion and custom protraction headgear. (springer.com)
  • Biederman W, Chem B. Rapid correction of Class III malocclusion by midpalatal expansion. (springer.com)
  • In principle, the indications are the same as for conventional rapid maxillary expansion: ie, malocclusion associated with a narrow maxilla. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • An improved orthopedic appliance for correcting a Class II malocclusion comprising an acrylic anterior segment molded to fit the lower mouth and dentition and two acrylic posterior segments molded to fit the upper mouth and dentition of a patient and an expansion screw connecting each posterior segment. (google.com)
  • A method of correcting a Class II Division 1 malocclusion using an expandable but otherwise conventional orthopedic appliance. (google.com)
  • This technique allows palatal expansion to be performed in adults, in which the palatal suture is already fused, a result which was previously only achieved surgically. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1877 Walter coffin demonstrated the expansion of the maxillary arch using spring which caused separation of the mid palatal suture in children. (slideshare.net)
  • We do this by installing a palatal expander, an appliance that incrementally widens the suture to encourage bone formation in the gap, which over time will widen the jaw. (smartfamilydentalcare.com)
  • Surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion by opening the midpalatal suture surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion sarme. (web.app)
  • Chaconas and Caputo stated that the major resistance to rapid palatal expansion forces was not the suture but other articulations in the maxilla, such as the zygotic and spheroidal sutures [ 1 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Conventionally, Surgically Assisted RPE (SARPE) has been applied to overcome the decreased elasticity of bone and increased resistance of interdigitated mid-palatal suture in adults [ 2 - 4 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • In conclusion, the MARPE may be beneficial for hyperdivergent patients, or those that have already experienced closure of the midpalatal suture, who require palatal expansion and would worsen from buccal tipping of the teeth or maxillary complex. (springeropen.com)
  • Rapid maxillary expansion significantly increased the transverse dimensions of the upper dental arch in patients with cleft palate , with no significant differences between the Hass and Hyrax expanders. (bvsalud.org)
  • While palatal expanders are not for every case, they can help normalize development and improve the bite, and thus preclude more extensive orthodontic treatment later. (bestdental.org)
  • If you would like more information on palatal expanders and other orthodontic treatments, please contact us or schedule an appointment for a consultation. (bestdental.org)
  • You can also learn more about this topic by reading the Dear Doctor magazine article " Palatal Expanders . (bestdental.org)
  • Aims & Objective This study was to analyze and compare, stress distribution and displacement of fused maxilla and circumaxillary structures between two different micro-screw assisted rapid palatal expanders (MARPE) using Finite Element Method. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Palatal Expansion: This unique technique produces results to rival Rapid Palatal Expanders by applying light physiological forces with pre-activated enclosed nickel titanium springs. (ohi-s.com)
  • Palatal expanders create more space in a child's mouth by gradually widening the upper jaw. (dentalworks.com)
  • Palatal expanders are designed to take advantage of a child's natural growth processes to alleviate orthodontic conditions, helping us provide convenient treatment for conditions that would otherwise require extensive treatment like surgery to treat later in life. (seaofsmiles.com)
  • However, mature patients are frequently subjected to a more invasive procedure, the surgically-assisted rapid palatal expansion (SARPE). (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Transverse maxillary expansion with a segmental Le Fort 1 osteotomy or surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion (SARME). (aau.dk)
  • He was managed with surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion sarpe along with an orthopedic facemask. (web.app)
  • Surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion either oral right angle endotracheal rae tube or nasoendotracheal intubation can be used. (web.app)
  • Complications related to surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion. (web.app)
  • Surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion sarme has been an accepted modality in orthodontic therapy for many years. (web.app)
  • A 23yearold patient underwent surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion with the hyrax expansion using 4 tent screws. (web.app)
  • Minimally invasive surgically assisted rapid palatal. (web.app)
  • Surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion consists of a surgical liberation of the sites of resistance combined using orthopedic forces. (web.app)
  • Surgically assisted rapid palatal, expansion pros and cons, surgery cost and facial changes i. (web.app)
  • Stability of surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion. (web.app)
  • Surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion in lingual. (web.app)
  • Sep 19, 2018 surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion is primarily used to manage transverse maxillary deficiency in adults. (web.app)
  • Sarpe means surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion. (web.app)
  • Complications of surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion joms. (web.app)
  • Reliable surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion by. (web.app)
  • Surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion 7 day post op. (web.app)
  • What is the code for a surgically assisted rapid palatal. (web.app)
  • Surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion sarme was completed prior to comprehensive orthodontic treatment. (web.app)
  • Bone defects at interdental osteotomy sites are as a complication of surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion sarpe. (web.app)
  • Surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion pocket dentistry. (web.app)
  • The aim of this study was to evaluate the orthodontic retention of maxillary skeletal stability after surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion sarpe. (web.app)
  • This procedure is called SARE (Surgically Assisted Rapid Expansion). (elidee.com)
  • The surgically assisted maxillary expansion is an alternative for correction of transverse maxillary deficiencies. (bvsalud.org)
  • The review assessed the effectiveness and safety of bone borne surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion in adults and adolescents. (york.ac.uk)
  • To assess the effectiveness and safety of bone borne surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion (SARME). (york.ac.uk)
  • If you wait until puberty, the gap has already fused, and it would have to be reopened surgically to use this technique. (janisdental.com)
  • Surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion is an alternative to achieve effective maxillary expansion in skeletally mature patients 1,3-4 . (bvsalud.org)
  • The patient´s age is considered as the fundamental basis for distinguishing either the use of rapid maxillary expansion or surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion 4,8 . (bvsalud.org)
  • The patient was taken to the Hospital ater to undergo surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion under general anesthesia using naso-tracheal intubation. (bvsalud.org)
  • The aims of this study were to measure changes in nasal minimum cross-sectional area and nasal airway resistance after surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion and to explore a possible correlation with the subjective sensation of nasal obstruction. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • Minimum cross-sectional area and nasal airway resistance were measured in 39 consecutive patients treated with surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • The postoperative effects of surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion did not persist in the long term. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • Subjects with pretreatment nasal obstruction, however, reported a lasting sensation of improved nasal function after surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • Surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion is a recognized approach for correction of skeletal transverse maxillary deficiencies in skeletally mature patients. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • It is generally accepted that orthopedic expansion (rapid maxillary expansion) and surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion can affect the nasal passage. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • The effects of surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion on the nasal airway might differ from those of rapid maxillary expansion. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • Widening of the nasal valve is important and might be different in surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • A patient who would rather not wait several months for the end result by a palatal expander may be able to opt for a surgical separation of the maxilla. (wikipedia.org)
  • In adult males a surgical assist may be recommended to achieve consistent outcomes, disengaging both the mid palatal and pterygopalatine sutures is found to sufficiently lower structural integrity to allow for consistent expansion. (wikipedia.org)
  • In these patients the correction of this transverse deficiency may be successfully conducted by means of the surgical intervention, either through the assisted expansion or the multi-segmented maxillary osteotomy. (worldwidescience.org)
  • This surgery is called a Surgical Assisted Rapid Palatal Expansion. (kingshighwayoms.com)
  • The demand for nonsurgical maxillary expansion might increase as patients and clinicians try to avoid a 2stage surgical proceduresurgically assisted rapid palatal expansion followed by orthognathic surgeryand detrimental periodontal effects and relapse. (web.app)
  • Surgical procedure: The surgical-orthodontic correction of transverse maxillary deficiency consists in an incomplete Le Fort I procedure, without down-fracture, associated with a sagittal palatal osteotomy. (elidee.com)
  • A pre-fabricated orthodontic appliance is cemented to premolars and molars prior to the surgical procedure. (elidee.com)
  • In patients undergoing this growth deficiency is corrected with orthodontic appliances or, as in adults, where the palate center is consolidated, it makes use of this surgical technique. (bvsalud.org)
  • In adults, an application of orthodontic-surgical techniques allows correction of transversal and other deformities, offering very acceptable and predictable results while increasing the maxillary arch perimeter to correct the posterior crossbite. (bvsalud.org)
  • Surgical or orthodontic techniques increase maxillary arch perimeter to correct posterior crossbite to prove space for a crowded maxillary and others purposes 1,4-5,7-8 . (bvsalud.org)
  • Distraction osteogenesis (DO) is a surgical technique that takes advantage of natural wound healing mechanisms to augment bone and soft tissues. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • In this chapter, we introduced three new orthodontic and orthopedic techniques and one surgical distraction osteogenesis for the management of maxillary deformities in growing unilateral and bilateral cleft patients. (springer.com)
  • Compare with a randomized controlled clinical trial signals and post-operative symptoms (pain, swelling, trismus, paresthesia, bleeding, influence of surgical difficulty and duration of surgery) at the extraction of impacted mandibular third molars using two surgical techniques: ultrasonic surgery and conventional rotary osteotomy. (quintessenz.de)
  • Comparing the signs and symptoms between two surgical techniques, there was lower levels of pain, edema, trismus and intraoperative bleeding in piezo surgery. (quintessenz.de)
  • On the other way, surgical time was longer in this technique. (quintessenz.de)
  • Ultrasonic technique regardless of surgical difficulty, was more time-consuming compared to conventional technique, without statistical significance (t (28) = - 1.12, p = 0.271). (quintessenz.de)
  • The surgical technique can also vary and influence the outcome with respect to changes in the hard and soft tissues as well as in subjective sensations. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • As maxillary bone resorption with alveolar atrophy varies among patients, different reconstructive surgical techniques, including saddle or veneer onlay bone grafting, maxillary sinus floor elevation with grafting, and various guided bone regeneration techniques, alone or in combination, have been introduced [ 4 , 5 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • The technique for maxillary osteotomy type Le Fort I was performed for the first time by Cheever in 1864 for rinofaringeal tumor resection (Halvorson & Mulliken, 2008). (scribd.com)
  • In 1934 Auxhausen performed a Le Fort I osteotomy mobilization for open bite correction (Axhausen, 1934), but only in 1952, in the USA, Converse described his cases operated by maxillary osteotomy and large vestibular and palatal elevation for Le Fort I osteotomy combined with midpalatal osteotomy (Converse, 1952). (scribd.com)
  • 6- 8 The use of an expansion device following a midline maxillary osteotomy has been advocated for treatment of the crossbite that is commonly found in non-growing Class III patients. (jco-online.com)
  • Operative time was significantly higher in extractions involving osteotomy and cutting crown and roots either with conventional technique (p = 0.020) and ultrasonic technique (p= 0.039). (quintessenz.de)
  • The technique consisted of alveolar osteotomy combined with simultaneous sinus lifting. (hindawi.com)
  • We used a rapid palatal expansion appliance to expand the maxilla, standard edgewise brackets to align the teeth, and reverse headgear to bring the maxilla forward. (biomedsearch.com)
  • However, it's more common for an orthodontist to recommend traditional braces to move the teeth into proper position after the palatal expander has done its work. (colgate.com)
  • Upper jaw expansion is a way to prepare the mouth for the arrival of permanent teeth that otherwise might not have had sufficient room. (colgate.com)
  • Use of a palatal expander is most often followed by braces to then straighten the teeth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Expansion therapy performed after the peak growth spurt will lead to more dental changes than skeletal which leads to tipping of buccal teeth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rapid palatal expansion is also used in cleft palate repair, and to gain room for teeth in patients with moderate crowding of the teeth in the upper jaw. (wikipedia.org)
  • The expansion process usually results in a large gap between the patient's two top front teeth, often known as diastema. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mini-implant assisted rapid palatal expansion (MARPE) involves the forces being applied directly to the maxillary bone instead of the teeth. (wikipedia.org)
  • The fixed functional appliances have to be bonded to the teeth by an orthodontist. (wikipedia.org)
  • A removable functional appliance does not need to be bonded on the teeth and can be removed by the patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • Palatal Finger Spring - These springs are used to move teeth buccally or lingually. (wikipedia.org)
  • A palatal expander may be used to expand the child's upper dental arch so there is more room for teeth to grow in, thus reducing crowding in the mouth. (colgate.com)
  • When the expansion screw is turned, the device pushes the two sides away from each other, thus gradually widening the jaw and making room for the child's adult teeth. (colgate.com)
  • Initial and final transverse distances were measured at cusp tips and cervical-palatal points of maxillary teeth by using the Ortho Analyzer(tm) 3D software . (bvsalud.org)
  • An orthopedic appliance which reduces forward growth of the upper jaw, and therefore corrects the overbite (bucked teeth). (drmashouf.com)
  • Reciprocal anchorage : Two or more teeth moving in opposite directions and pitted against each other by the appliance. (slideshare.net)
  • reported that a MARPE is a viable expansion technique, allowing for the protection of teeth and preventing buccal tipping of the posterior dentoalveolar segment by 10° [ 18 ]. (springeropen.com)
  • There was weak evidence of less buccal tipping of teeth used as anchor teeth in tooth-borne expansion. (york.ac.uk)
  • Outcomes measured included assessment of expansion in terms of changes in dental and skeletal structures, assessment of orthodontic side effects in terms of tipping of teeth, treatment related difficulties, dental and periodontic side effects and assessment of pain. (york.ac.uk)
  • There was very weak evidence that when bone-borne SARME is compared with tooth-borne SARME, there was less buccal tipping of the teeth used as anchor teeth in tooth-borne expansion. (york.ac.uk)
  • The appliance applies gentle pressure against the inside of the teeth, which stimulates the jaws to develop wider. (janisdental.com)
  • Researchers applied 500g of force to the maxilla of adult monkeys through a teeth anchored appliance for 3 months. (facepulling.com)
  • 29] Banded maxillary enlargement includes metal bands bonded to specific teeth that are connected to braces, and bonded maxillary growth is an acrylic splint with a wire framework attached to your screw during the palatal mid-line, which can be turned and opened to broaden the maxilla. (look4blog.com)
  • 27] Banded maxillary expansion entails metal bands bonded to unique teeth that happen to be hooked up to braces, and bonded maxillary expansion is undoubtedly an acrylic splint which has a wire framework connected to some screw while in the palatal mid-line, which can be turned and opened to grow the maxilla. (mybjjblog.com)
  • Even though I did not resort to pulling teeth in my practice, and I was using appliances to widen the jaws and getting the craniums to look as they should, I still could not come up with the answer as to why my patients looked the way they did. (westonaprice.org)
  • METHODS: Twenty-eight patients with a total of 168 teeth treated were divided into two groups: 1-A, in which patients were treated using the modified technique (with membrane fixation), and group 2-B, in which patients were treated using the traditional technique (without membrane fixation). (bvsalud.org)
  • These techniques have allowed the orthodontist to move teeth against a rigid fixation, allowing for more focused movements of teeth and for orthopedic growth modification. (bvsalud.org)
  • One of these is the palatal expander, which is used to create more room for an adolescent's permanent teeth. (dentalworks.com)
  • 2. The orthopedic appliance of claim 1 wherein the leading edge of anterior segment has a lip which extends over and in front of the biting surface of the teeth of a person's mandibular frontal arch. (google.com)
  • The treatment outcome for fixed appliances is significantly greater than that of removable appliances as the fixed type produces biomechanics that has greater control of the teeth under treatment: being able to move the teeth in dimensions therefore the subsequent final tooth positions are more ideal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fixed appliances are generally used when orthodontic treatment involves moving teeth through 3 axis planes in the mouth. (wikipedia.org)
  • [ 3 , 4 ] However, a common side effect of dental expansion is uncontrolled buccal crown tipping, which generates high stress on the buccal alveolar bone crest and palatal root apex of the posterior maxillary teeth. (apospublications.com)
  • [ 1 ] Periodontal problems, such as buccal dehiscence on the maxillary posterior teeth, have also been reported after expansion. (apospublications.com)
  • This counteracts the tipping effect induced by the expansion force, leading to reduced buccal tipping of the posterior teeth. (apospublications.com)
  • In this article we report 3 cases of patients with dentofacial deformities corrected with The Rotterdam Palatal Distractor. (bvsalud.org)
  • Why Palate Expansion? (colgate.com)
  • Now, palate expansion - sometimes called Rapid Palatal Expansion (RPE) - is more common. (colgate.com)
  • The aim of the present study was to evaluate the transverse effect of rapid maxillary expansion in patients with unilateral complete cleft lip and palate while comparing the Haas and Hyrax appliances. (bvsalud.org)
  • The appliance does not cover the palate and allows the tongue to adapt into the palate during treatment. (ohi-s.com)
  • Recently, clinicians have successfully utilized micro-implants with palatal expander designs to work as anchors to the palate to achieve more efficient skeletal expansion and to decrease undesired dental effects. (springeropen.com)
  • The simulated stress distribution produced within the palate and maxillary buttresses in addition to the displacement and rotation of the maxilla could then be analyzed to determine if micro-implants aid in skeletal expansion. (springeropen.com)
  • To correct it, an orthodontist places a palatal expander in the roof of the child's mouth ( palate ). (janisdental.com)
  • Moreover, the rapid maxillary expansion worked on the elevator muscles and tensor soft palate, helping to restore the normal function of the auditory tube, even in the presence of adenoid hypertrophy. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Kawakami M, Yagi T, Takada K. Maxillary expansion and protraction in correction of midface retrusion in a complete unilateral cleft lip and palate patient. (springer.com)
  • Liu C, Song R, Song Y. Sutural expansion osteogenesis for management of the bony-tissue defect in cleft palate repair: experimental studies in dogs. (springer.com)
  • Suzuki A, Takahama Y. A jointed fan-type expander: a newly designed expansion appliance for the upper dental arch of patients with cleft lip and/or palate. (springer.com)
  • In addition, palpation of the palatal mucosa showed prominent bulge in the palate. (dentalnews.com)
  • We performed symmetric expansion, but, because of the asymmetric crossbite in the maxilla, we designed a modified apparatus that permitted greater relapse on 1 side. (biomedsearch.com)
  • This is often known as "six month retention period" during which the bone fills the gap in the maxilla that was created by the expansion process. (wikipedia.org)
  • Slow expansion techniques expands maxilla at a much slower rate compare to the rapid maxillary expansion technique. (wikipedia.org)
  • Slow expansion has also been advocated to be more physiologic to the tissues of the maxilla and it causes less pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some studies have reported that diastema in slow type of expansion also happens less due to the interdental fibers having chance to close the space as the maxilla is being expanded. (wikipedia.org)
  • This technique involves placing anywhere from 2-4 mini-implants in the palatal vault area of maxilla to anchor the RME appliance to the screws. (wikipedia.org)
  • The purpose of the study was to use finite element method (FEM) to determine the stress distribution and displacement within the craniofacial complex when simulated conventional and micro-implant-assisted rapid palatal expansion (MARPE) expansion forces are applied to the maxilla. (springeropen.com)
  • To compare transverse expansion stresses in rapid palatal expansion (RPE) and MARPE, expansion forces were distributed to differing points on the maxilla and evaluated with ANSYS simulation software. (springeropen.com)
  • I have had great results from face pulling and expansion and with a canted maxilla which is hard to heal. (facepulling.com)
  • These techniques are the effective maxillary orthopedic protraction for correcting a hypoplastic maxilla and minimizing alveolar cleft, premaxillary orthopedic intrusion for correcting a downward displaced premaxilla, premaxillary orthopedic medial repositioning for correcting a lateral displaced premaxilla, and interdental distraction osteogenesis for approximating a wide alveolar cleft. (springer.com)
  • We retrospectively reviewed a new preimplantation regenerative augmentation technique for a severely atrophic posterior maxilla using sinus lifting with simultaneous alveolar distraction, together with long-term oral rehabilitation with implants. (hindawi.com)
  • This new regenerative technique could be a useful option for a severely atrophic maxilla requiring implant rehabilitation. (hindawi.com)
  • Resumo em inglês Although the maxillary expansion may be considered a orthodontic procedure efficient and widely used in the maxillary transverse deficiency correction in children and young adolescent patients, its prognostic is not very favorable in the correction of this occlusal condition in adults or patients in the adolescence end. (worldwidescience.org)
  • Resumo em inglês Lesion expansion is considered an important epidemiological component in various pathosystems. (worldwidescience.org)
  • citation needed] In addition, in 1905 the Herbst Appliance was introduced by Emil Herbst. (wikipedia.org)
  • The aim of this study is to investigate the pharyngeal airway space changes in patients treated with rapid palatal expansion (RPE) and Herbst appliance with or without skeletal anchorage. (springeropen.com)
  • The results suggest that the RPE and the Herbst appliance allow a slight improvement of the sagittal dimensions of the airways. (springeropen.com)
  • One of the disadvantages of the Herbst appliance, however, is the loss of anchorage in the mandible due to the telescopic forces, which involves a forward inclination of the lower incisors. (springeropen.com)
  • The spectrum of indications ranges from space maintainer to band elements for Herbst appliances or for palatal expansion. (bego.com)
  • The aim of the present study was to evaluate the genotoxic and cytotoxic effects caused by Haas appliance through micronuclei assay in buccal mucosa epithelial cells of patients submitted to orthodontic treatment. (usp.br)
  • Components such as Palatal Finger Springs, Buccal Canine Retractor, Z-Spring, T-Spring, Coffin Spring, Active Labial Bows (Mill's Bow or Roberts retractor), Screws and Elastics are all considered to be active components of the removable functional appliances. (wikipedia.org)
  • Average tipping for first maxillary premolars and first maxillary molars was 0.9° buccal tip and 8.3° palatal tip (one study of 20 patients). (york.ac.uk)
  • Four finite element mathematical models were created with mesial-occlusal-distal-palatal (MODP) cavity with a 2 mm intact tooth structure above the cement-enamel junction in two designs with and without a 2 mm buccal cusp reduction. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Expansion was completed when the palatal cusp of the maxillary first molars touched buccal cusp of the mandibular first molars (14 days after the onset of expansion, on average). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Analysis of dental casts showed a significant increase in maxillary intercanine (2.2 mm) and intermolar widths (2.3 mm) with 7 days of rapid palatal expansion followed by maxillary protraction. (hku.hk)
  • This design is the micro-implant assisted rapid palatal expander (MARPE), used to combat undesired dental effects by achieving pure skeletal changes. (springeropen.com)
  • This study aimed to compare a modified technique of membrane fixation that utilizes periosteal sutures (using a pouch design) with the traditional approach, which does not use membrane fixation. (bvsalud.org)
  • CONCLUSIONS: This study shows that compared to the traditional technique, the modified PAOO technique with membrane fixation using periosteal sutures provides improved graft stabilization, superior coronal augmentation and satisfactory vertical volume. (bvsalud.org)
  • Although the use of an expander is most common in children and adolescents 8-18 years of age, it can also be used in adults, although expansion is slightly more uncomfortable and takes longer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mar 21, 2015 although rapid palatal expansion rpe has been a reliable treatment modality in prepubescent patients, there have been controversies regarding nonsurgical expansion in adults. (web.app)
  • Eligible participants were adolescents or adults who had undergone a SARME with a bone-borne palatal distractor. (york.ac.uk)
  • Such appliances are most commonly used in children, but fail in teenagers and adults, thus RME is less effective in those ages 2,4,6 . (bvsalud.org)
  • This is a very reliable technique, and it proves that facial bone movement is definitely possible in adults. (facepulling.com)
  • This novel technique is called microimplant-assisted rapid palatal expansion (MARPE). (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • The aim of the present article was to demonstrate and discuss a MARPE technique developed by Dr. Won Moon and colleagues at University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA). (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Essa técnica é denominada Microimplant-Assisted Rapid Palatal Expansion , ou MARPE. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Recent evidence shows that mid-facial expansion as well as improved stability from MARPE can be very effective in the treatment of Obstructive sleep apnea. (wikipedia.org)
  • MARPE is a simple modification of a conventional RPE appliance. (springeropen.com)
  • The study included 22 patients between 06 and 12 years of age, both genders, who required Haas appliance for correction of posterior crossbite. (usp.br)
  • Correction of maxillary compression via palatal expansion is easy in children and adolescents, but more complicated once growth is finished. (web.app)
  • Treatment of Anterior Crowding The expansion unit is lingual to the incisors an is unrivalled for correction of anterior crowding. (ohi-s.com)
  • This appliance is previously been used for correction of rotated incisors and midline spacing. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • One of the procedures mostly indicated for correction of posterior crossbite is rapid maxillary expansion (RME). (scielo.br)
  • The present invention relates generally to dental orthopedic correction and, more particularly, to an adjustable, functional and removable orthopedic appliance for correcting dental Class II malocclusions. (patentgenius.com)
  • Several methods have been used for anterior crossbite correction in the mixed dentition, including removable and fixed appliances (11). (deepdyve.com)
  • It was concluded that the demonstrated technique could be an interesting alternative to SARPE in the majority of non-growing patients with maxillary transverse deficiency. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • One of the better ways to alleviate the deficiency is Rapid Palatal Expansion (RPE). (alliedacademies.org)
  • While the cause of maxillary constriction is multifactorial [ 6 ], one way to alleviate this skeletal deficiency is through rapid palatal expansion (RPE). (springeropen.com)
  • This process requires patients to turn the expansion screw themselves to widen the expander. (wikipedia.org)
  • In slow expansion technique, a patient is ordered to turn the screw 4 times which amounts of 1mm per week. (wikipedia.org)
  • Coffin Spring - This spring is used for expansion and can be substituted instead of a screw in an expansion device. (wikipedia.org)
  • It consists of two pieces of plastic attached to both sides of the upper molars, and an expansion screw. (colgate.com)
  • Structures that were distant from the radiographic film , such as the expanding screw and the incisor apices, underwent image magnification by the radiographic technique. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 10mm (Orlus implant, Ortholution, Korea ) microscrew implants was used with expansion screw and connected to the expander via INSERTION slot. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Treatment was started with rapid maxillary expansion using banded hyrax expander, the protocol of alternate rapid expansion constriction Alt-RAMEC which consist of screw opening four times per day for a week followed by screw closure four times per week. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The results of this study highlight the importance of analyzing the extent of rapid maxillary expansion achieved by the appliances studied, taking into account the amount of activation of the expanding screw. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The Homeoblock™ consists of "Adams clasps" on the bicuspids with a baseplate that incorporates a palatal expansion jack screw. (soto-usa.com)
  • and a universal screw, which comprises a base member having a first and a second expansion screw associated therewith, interconnecting said frontal portion and said first and second side portions, said first screw operative to independently adjustthe lateral spacing of the side portions from one another and said second screw operative to adjust the anterior-posterior spacing of the frontal portion from the side portions. (patentgenius.com)
  • 6. An orthopedic appliance as in claim 1, wherein said universal screw is fabricated from a material selected from the group consisting essentially of stainless steel, chromium-nickel alloys, non-ferrous metals, and combinations thereof. (patentgenius.com)
  • and adjustment means interconnecting said frontal portion and said first and second side portions, said adjustment means including a first expansion screw interconnecting said side portions and operative to adjust the lateral spacing thereof and asecond expansion screw associated with the frontal portion and operative to adjust the anterior-posterior spacing between said frontal portion and said side portions. (patentgenius.com)
  • The appliance has two halves that are connected in the middle with a screw. (dentalworks.com)
  • 5. The orthopedic appliance of claim 1 wherein the expansion screw assembly includes an expansion screw and two guide post cylinders mounted above and below the expansion screw for maintaining alignment along an anterior-posterior line. (google.com)
  • 6. The orthopedic appliance of claim 1 wherein the expansion screw assembly is fabricated of stainless steel chromium-nickel alloys and nonferrous metals. (google.com)
  • The mean expansion obtained between cusp tips and cervical-palatal points for inter-canine width was 4.80 mm and 4.35 mm with the Haas appliance and 5.91 mm and 5.91 mm with the Hyrax appliance. (bvsalud.org)
  • [ 4 , 5 ] Moreover, palatal cusp extrusion may cause increased posterior vertical dimension of occlusion, bite opening in the anterior region, mandibular posterior rotation, and worsening of the facial profile. (apospublications.com)
  • Good dental hygiene is crucial for kids with braces and other dental appliances. (colgate.com)
  • Orthodontists, with their advanced training in growth and development, have a variety of techniques and appliances besides braces at their disposal to correct bite problems. (dentalworks.com)
  • For a detailed description of braces and other orthodontic appliances, see Dental braces . (wikipedia.org)
  • It reduces the need for functional appliances, headgear, or any distalizing mechanics. (academygportho.com)
  • In growing patients there are more options for treating skeletal discrepancies, either promoting or restricting growth using functional appliances, orthodontic headgear or a reverse pull facemask. (wikipedia.org)
  • The amount of expansion varies with the individual need of each patient, and can be performed with equipment distracter tooth borne or bone borne. (bvsalud.org)
  • This slow rate of expansion allows skeletal and dental changes to happen in a 1:1 ratio. (wikipedia.org)
  • This means that equal amount of dental and skeletal expansion is achieved, compared to RME technique where mostly skeletal expansion is achieved initially. (wikipedia.org)
  • A randomized clinical trial assessing dental and skeletal expansion and transverse stability with different fixation techniques or distraction appliances. (aau.dk)
  • 3. Introduction Expansion in arch has been one of the oldest means of creating space in the dental arches. (slideshare.net)
  • Lateral cephalometric radiographs were used to quantify the skeletal and dental changes before treatment (T1), immediately after treatment (T2) and 2 years after removal of appliances (T3). (hku.hk)
  • Rapid palatal expansion dental implant procedure duration. (web.app)
  • However, there is limited information in the literature on the success of this appliance and its skeletal and dental effects on skeletally matured patients. (web.app)
  • Formulas for arch width expansion are currently based on dental space and skeletal calculations and are not applicable nor are they validated in the treatment of pediatric OSA. (orthopracticeus.com)
  • Data were extracted on assessment of expansion, orthodontic side-effects, treatment related difficulties, dental and periodontic side effects and pain on special extraction forms. (york.ac.uk)
  • The 2011 Conference Proceedings offers 17 full text submissions from the 2011 Conference Proceedings offering abstracts relating to SOT, cranial techniques, and dental chiropractic co-treatment of TMD. (soto-usa.com)
  • A digitally-based method is described for the design and production of customized removable dental appliances. (google.com)
  • This invention relates to the art of dental appliances, and more particularly to a new and improved method of making removable dental appliances. (google.com)
  • Dental appliances make up a diverse group of devices ranging from ceramic orthodontic brackets to soft mouth guards. (google.com)
  • Dental devices, also called oral appliances, are custom-made mouthpieces that help position the lower jaw and tongue during sleep. (umm.edu)
  • 3 . The method of claim 2 , wherein the clinical treatment prescription includes at least one of the following: space closure, reproximation, dental expansion, flaring, proclination, distalization, and lower incisor extraction. (google.com.au)
  • The purpose of this study was to examine whether the amount of transversal dental expansion, controlled using a straight rectangular beta-titanium alloy (TMA ® ) wire, has an influence on changes in maxillary first molar inclination. (apospublications.com)
  • Twenty patients requiring bilateral maxillary dental arch expansion were treated using a 0.018"-slot preadjusted edge-wise fixed appliance. (apospublications.com)
  • Use of a straight rectangular TMA ® wire in conjunction with a fixed orthodontic appliance successfully expanded the maxillary dental arch. (apospublications.com)
  • In adult patients, in whom growth has ceased, maxillary dental expansion is commonly used to correct mild or moderate transverse maxillary deficiencies. (apospublications.com)
  • Rapid palatal expansion (RPE) or Rapid Maxillary Expansion (RME) is an expansion technique where expansion of 0.5mm to 1mm is achieved each day until the posterior crossbite is relieved. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Anterior-Posterior dimension, appliances such as Class II and Class III are used. (wikipedia.org)
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  • Class III intraoral elastics connect the appliance with maxillary anchorage (either bonded appliances or a vacuum-formed retainer) to activate the mandibular posterior segment, moving it bodily into what we call the "Class I platform" - a perfect intercuspation from the canines to the molars, in which centric relation coincides with centric occlusion. (jco-online.com)
  • An orthopedic appliance for correcting Class II malocclusions comprises a frontal portion configured to engage the mandibular and maxillary frontal arches and first and second side portions, posterior to the frontal portion, each configured to engage at least some of the maxillary molars. (patentgenius.com)
  • 3. The orthopedic appliance of claim 1 wherein the posterior segment is comprised of two segments held in a laterally spaced relationship by a reinforcement wire laterally connected between the two posterior segments. (google.com)
  • 4. The orthopedic appliance of claim 1 wherein the anterior and posterior segments are fabricated from acrylic. (google.com)
  • Pre-activated Invisible appliances represent a revolution in interceptive treatment. (ohi-s.com)
  • Not all interceptive techniques are this extensive-some, like a space maintainer , are quite simple. (janisdental.com)
  • Candidates for rapid maxillary expansion often exhibit a typical vertical skeletal pattern, with long anterior lower facial height, high palatal vault, low tongue posture, incompetent lips, and mouth breathing. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • complications being a result of a multifactorial process, including aspects related to patient, orthodontist and the technical features of orthodontic appliances and procedures.These can be prevented by knowing the possible complications that may arise from orthodontic treatment and can be limited through identification and implementation of best treatment alternative for each individual case. (2medicalcare.com)
  • In growing patients, this condition can be easily handled with a conventional rapid palatal expansion. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • In children and adolescents, conventional orthodontic rapid maxillary expansion has been successful when used before sutural closure. (web.app)
  • TransForce appliances are readily integrated with conventional fixed appliances and are ideal for adult treatment. (ohi-s.com)
  • TransForce Appliances act without friction and are more efficient than other invisible appliances in resolving crowding and correcting alignment and arch form prior to finishing with conventional fixed appliances or invisible/aligner appliances in half the time. (ohi-s.com)
  • Before and After 14 Figure 10: Optimized Extrusion Attachment 17 Figure 11: Optimized Rotation Attachment 17 Figure 12: Power Ridges 18 Figure 13: Visual difference between Conventional Fixed and Invisalign 20 Figure 14: Levander and Malmgren root resorption visual classification 55 viii ABSTRACT The purpose of the study was to compare the incidence and severity of External Apical Root Resorption (EARR) in patients treated with different orthodontic appliances. (usc.edu)
  • This technique allows larger skeletal movements than could be achieved with conventional techniques, decreases operative time and blood loss, eliminates the need for bone grafts and associated donor site morbidity, and may improve postoperative stability. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • Advantages of DO compared to conventional techniques include the ability to achieve larger bony movements, concomitant expansion of surrounding soft tissues and neurovascular structures, and potential for greater stability. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • and control group - conventional rotatory technique. (quintessenz.de)
  • A removable appliance is usually used by patients who have high degree of compliance with their orthodontic treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • 8 . The method of claim 7 , wherein the appliance is either a removable appliance or a fixed appliance. (google.com.au)
  • Twenty Southern Chinese patients (eight males and 12 females with a mean age of 8.4 ± 1.8 years) with skeletal Class III malocclusions were treated consecutively with maxillary expansion and a protraction facemask. (hku.hk)
  • Effects of facemask treatment anchored with miniplates after alternate rapid maxillary expansions and constrictions A pilot study. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • In recent years, a palatal expansion design has been developed with a jackscrew attached to the palatal vault by means of temporary anchorage device [ 5 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • In recent years, a third palatal expansion design has been developed with a jackscrew attached to the palatal vault by a temporary anchorage device (Figure 1 ) [ 18 ]. (springeropen.com)
  • Residual ridge size and contour Residual ridge quality Palatal vault Neutral zone and surrounding musculature Abnormal ridge relationships Occlusal factors Intimate contact Direct â ¦ Figure 14.2 The removable retainer is still a popular choice and the favourite retaining appliance used by the author of this chapter. (unm.ge)
  • Appliances used in transverse dimension are utilized to expand either the maxillary or the mandibular arch. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lower Arch Expander: An efficient pre-activated mechanism for expansion of the lower arch in mixed or permanent dentition. (ohi-s.com)
  • Arch Expansion 6 2. (usc.edu)
  • Arch perimeter changes on rapid palatal expansion. (who.int)
  • 27] Treatment will involve the expansion of your maxillary arch to restore functional occlusion, which can both be 'speedy' at 0.5mm a day or 'slow' at 0.5mm per week. (mybjjblog.com)
  • The Differential Straight-Arch® Technique (or the Tip-Edge® System) is a comprehensive, fixed orthodontic appliance that facilitates learning because it is divided into three stages of treatment. (academygportho.com)
  • Changes in arch width and maxillary first molar inclination were assessed before (T0) and after (T1) expansion using three-dimensional scanned models. (apospublications.com)
  • William Clark also developed Twin Block Appliance in 1978 which resembled Artur Martin Schwarz double plates that he developed in 1950s. (wikipedia.org)
  • Based on these study, we speculated that Icariin may be used to treat rapid maxillary expansion induced root resorption. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Apical Root Resorption with Removable Appliances 47 XVI. (usc.edu)
  • Fixed appliances do not demand such a high level of compliance but are associated with time-dependent adverse effects, such as white spots and root resorption, and may have a negative impact on patients' oral health-related quality of life (13). (deepdyve.com)
  • Anterior sectional twin bracket appliance (ASTBA) is a sectional mechanism that involves two brackets on upper central incisors. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • For these reasons, simpler methods, without the use of any orthodontic appliance, have been suggested to correct anterior crossbite during mixed dentition (14, 15). (deepdyve.com)
  • Only about 30% of occlusions treated with first premolar extraction therapy retained good anterior mandibular alignment while two-thirds of the sample relapsed.19 In comparing the results of a sample showing minimal incisor relapse130 with a sample showing about two-thirds relapse,19 Gorman131 concluded that the orthodontic technique used plays an important role in achieving stability of the post-treatment orthodontic result. (unm.ge)
  • As orthodontic treatment has advanced in complexity and in frequency, more recent techniques, using temporary skeletal anchorage, were developed to help correct more severe occlusal and dentofacial discrepancies that were treated with orthognathic surgery alone previously. (bvsalud.org)
  • Nonextraction treatment with rapid maxillary expansion and mandibular symphyseal distraction osteogenesis and vertical skeletal dimensions. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 2. An orthopedic appliance as in claim 1, wherein said frontal portion includes a cavity configured to correspond to at least a portion of the inner and outer surfaces of the mandibular incisors and/or cuspids. (patentgenius.com)
  • McCarthy is credited with popularizing the technique in humans with his 1992 publication of mandibular DO in patients with hemifacial microsomia and Nager syndrome, though DO had been used commonly by orthodontists for maxillary expansion much earlier. (pocketdentistry.com)
  • A prospective clinical trial was conducted to determine the cephalometric and occlusal changes following maxillary expansion and protraction. (hku.hk)
  • The orthopedic approaches could be a form of sutural expansion or protraction osteogenesis, and their treatment effects are mostly orthopedic and partly orthodontic. (springer.com)
  • A new protocol for maxillary protraction in cleft patients: repetitive weekly protocol of alternate rapid maxillary expansions and constrictions. (springer.com)
  • In some cases, expansion is the only treatment necessary to correct the bite. (colgate.com)
  • The Positioner Appliance was developed by Harold Kesling in 1944 in order to aid the orthodontic treatment during the finishing stage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Growth adaptation of these patients was followed for 2 years after removal of the appliances and compared with a control group of subjects with no treatment. (hku.hk)
  • The palatal plane returned to pre-treatment value. (hku.hk)
  • Palatal expansion may not be the right treatment in every case, so we'll need to perform a thorough orthodontic exam first. (drandybrownortho.com)
  • Precise estimation of the stage of skeletal growth is essential for the formulation of accurate treatment planning and employing orthodontic intervention through functional orthopedic appliances for the shortest time possible yielding stable results. (orthodrehab.org)
  • Along with clinical and radiological techniques, biochemical markers play an important role in the growth assessment for differential treatment application. (orthodrehab.org)
  • Custom made techniques for example this offer faster treatment instances plus much more successful effects. (look4blog.com)
  • And more often than not, our West Palm Beach orthodontists will recommend treatment with a palatal expander in these cases. (seaofsmiles.com)
  • However, patient compliance is essential for successful treatment with removable appliances (12). (deepdyve.com)
  • Outcomes of comprehensive fixed appliance orthodontic treatment: A systematic review with meta-analysis and methodological overview. (uzh.ch)
  • 7 . The method of claim 1 , further comprising generating an appliance for a treatment stage. (google.com.au)
  • [ 1 , 2 ] Appliances such as the quad helix, nickel-titanium (Ni-Ti) palatal expander, overexpanded archwire, and removable plates with expansion screws are typical treatment modalities. (apospublications.com)
  • The appliance is expanded in stages to maximize the utilization of corrective lower jaw movements which result from securing the appliance in the patient's upper mouth. (patentgenius.com)
  • The appliance is expanded in stages to maximize the utilization of corrective lower jaw movements which result from the anchoring of the orthopedic appliance in the patient's upper mouth. (google.com)
  • The functional appliances can be divided into fixed and removable. (wikipedia.org)
  • Functional appliances may fix or improve these problems. (colgate.com)
  • Functional appliances stimulate growth of the lower jaw by holding it in a forward position. (drmashouf.com)
  • Functional Appliances For Growth Modification 1 b. (usc.edu)
  • Orthodontic Functional Appliances.pdf. (abitaprod.com)
  • Patient is instructed to turn the jackscrew at the same rate for next 8-10 weeks to achieve the desired expansion. (wikipedia.org)
  • The main difference is the incorporation of micro-implants into the palatal jackscrew to ensure expansion of the underlying basal bone, minimizing dentoalveolar tipping and expansion. (springeropen.com)
  • This is where upper jaw expansion might be necessary. (colgate.com)
  • Maxillary expansion is indicated in cases with a difference in the width of the upper jaw to the lower jaw equal to or greater than 4 mm. (wikipedia.org)
  • 100% accurate transfer models are required to produce perfectly fitting transpalatal bars, lingual arches, and palatal expansion appliances. (dentaljay.com)
  • TransForce appliances are pre-activated by enclosed titanium springs to apply gentle forces from the lingual aspect. (ohi-s.com)
  • Lingual Begg Appliance - When & How - in the special issue of the Indian Orthodontic Journal on " Begg Today" in vol. 20 No. 4, Oct'89. (sehat.com)
  • It has the advantage of being minimally invasive compared to SARPE and of achieving a greater degree of skeletal expansion compared to dentoalveolar expansion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Removable Appliances for Tooth Movement 4 II. (usc.edu)
  • Tooth Movement Utilizing Removable Appliances 6 1. (usc.edu)
  • The technique of 3D superimposition and analysis of digital models used here, allowed precise evaluation of single tooth movement in all three planes of space. (deepdyve.com)
  • 3. An orthopedic appliance as in claim 1, wherein said frontal portion is configured to engage the rear surface of the maxillary incisors and further includes a pair of ball clasps configured to engage the front and interproximal surface of themaxillary incisors. (patentgenius.com)
  • 4. An orthopedic appliance as in claim 1, wherein said side portions each include a retaining clasp configured to engage a maxillary deciduous molar or bicuspid tooth. (patentgenius.com)
  • 5. An orthopedic appliance as in claim 1, wherein at least one of said side portions includes a spring operative to effect molar distalizing. (patentgenius.com)
  • 7. An orthopedic appliance as in claim 1, wherein said frontal portion and said side portions are fabricated from synthetic polymeric materials. (patentgenius.com)
  • 8. An orthopedic appliance as in claim 7, wherein said synthetic polymeric material is an acrylic material. (patentgenius.com)