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*  List of Orthodontic Functional Appliances
Twin-Block Appliance Frankel II Mono-Bloc Appliance Rickonator Dynamax Appliance R-Appliance Anterior Inclined Bite Plate (AIBP ... Orthodontic Functional Appliances: Theory and Practice." "Luther, F. A. & Nelson-Moon, Z. A. Removable orthodontic appliances ... Appliance for Class III Correction Rapid Molar Intruder Mesial Jet T Bar Appliance Thurow Appliance Modified Thurow Appliance ... In 1950s, Wilhem Balters modified Andersen's Activator appliance and gave the new appliance the name Bionator Appliance which ...
*  Twin Block Appliance
A twin block is an orthodontic appliance. whose purpose is to lengthen the lower jaw by posturing it forward. If the jaw is ... growing during treatment, it naturally grows at a faster rate; otherwise the appliance is useless. Treatment time varies, but ...
*  Orthodontic technology
the orthodontic appliance are divided into three group:1)Removable Appliance 2)Removable Fixed Appliance 3)Fixed Appliance ... Various functional appliances have been described. There is a List of Orthodontic Functional Appliances. Orthodontic headgear ... Forsus appliance: A forsus appliance is used to correct class two overbite. The forsus appliance is made up of a spring module ... Begg lightwire appliances Pre-adjusted edgewise appliances Self-ligating edgewise appliances Bi helix Tri helix Quad helix ...
*  Peter Kesling
He holds over 50 patents related to Orthodontic Appliances. He was born in La Porte, Indiana. Peter Kesling is son of Dr. ... Harold Kesling, who was also an Orthodontist and invented the Tooth Positioner Appliance. After graduation from the Orthodontic ... The appliance was developed in 1986 by Dr. Peter Kesling. The brackets of this appliance are made by removing the diagonally ... Peter Kesling is an American Orthodontist known for the development of Tip Edge Orthodontic Appliance in 1986. ...
*  Dental technician
Orthodontic technologist make removable orthodontic appliances with wires, springs and screws on prescription from and ... A technologist can then use this cast for the construction of custom appliances. A fixed dental restoration is an appliance ... including orthodontic appliances and mouthguards. The dentist communicates with the dental technologist with prescriptions, ... Removable restorations are dental appliances to replace one or more teeth that have been completely lost. These restorations ...
*  Orthodontics
Orthodontists Indian Orthodontic Society Orthodontic technology Orthognathic surgery List of Orthodontic Functional Appliances ... Other classes of functional appliances include removable appliances and over the head appliances, and these functional ... Fixed orthodontic appliances aid tooth movement, and are used when a 3-D movement of the tooth is required in the mouth and ... "Orthodontic Specialty Training in the UK" (PDF). British Orthodontic Society. British Orthodontic Society. Retrieved 28 October ...
*  Denture-related stomatitis
An orthodontic appliance may uncommonly produce a similar result. However, mucosal trauma is thought increase the ability of C ... Wearing dental appliances such as dentures alters the oral microbiota. A microbial plaque composed of bacteria and/or yeasts ... which may over time corrode metal components of dental appliances), acids (e.g. benzoic acid), yeast lytic enzymes and ...
*  Crossbite
"Palatal finger springs in removable orthodontic appliances--an in vitro study". SADJ: journal of the South African Dental ... This type of spring can be attached to a removable appliance which is used by patient every day to correct the tooth position. ... Nielsen, H. J.; Bakke, M.; Blixencrone-Møller, T. (1991-12-01). "[Functional and orthodontic treatment of a patient with an ... Ulusoy, Ayca Tuba; Bodrumlu, Ebru Hazar (2013-01-01). "Management of anterior dental crossbite with removable appliances". ...
*  Velopharyngeal insufficiency
Also artifacts will also be shown if the patient has orthodontic appliances. Secondly, the MRI is limited in children who are ...
*  Artur Martin Schwarz
"Removable orthodontic appliances by Schwarz, Artur Martin: Saunders, Philadelphia hardcover - Better World Books". www.abebooks ... His appliance later served as a basis for the development of the Twin Block Appliance, which promotes growth of the lower jaw, ... Under Schwarz, the orthodontic service was expanded to cover 3000 patients at that place and in 1951, he received the Professor ... and orthodontic diagnosis and treatment. He wrote Lehrgang der Gebiss-Regelung, a two volume periodic literature. (A third ...
*  Toothbrush
End-tufted brushes may also be used around fixed orthodontic appliances, such as braces. The small round brush head comprises ... It can also be used to clean areas around implants, bridges, dentures and other appliances. A chewable toothbrush is a ... These areas include the posterior of the wisdom teeth (third molars), orthodontic structures (braces), crowded teeth, and tooth ...
*  Herbert A. Pullen
The essays were pertaining to design of the orthodontic appliances and diagnosis of different malocclusions. Dr. Pullen over ... Pullen was an Orthodontic Professor at University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine from 1919 to 1934. Dr. Pullen was ... He then moved to Boston where he worked as a Orthodontic Professor in Forsyth Clinic. He eventually moved to Buffalo, New York ... Pullen, Herbert A. (1922-01-01). Orthodontic Impressions and Casts. P. Blakiston's Sons. ...
*  Titanium alloy
An Evaluation of Beta Titanium Alloys for Use in Orthodontic Appliances [1] Vydehi Arun Joshi. Titanium Alloys: An Atlas of ... Beta titanium is nowadays largely utilized in the orthodontic field and was adopted for orthodontics use in the 1980s. This ... and reduced force per unit displacement 2.2 times below those of stainless steel appliances. The crystal structure of titanium ...
*  Dental braces
... are often used in conjunction with other orthodontic appliances to help widen the palate or jaws and to otherwise ... The dental displacement obtained with the orthodontic appliance determines in most cases some degree of root resorption. Only ... Angle contributed greatly to the design of orthodontic and dental appliances, making many simplifications. He founded the first ... Orthodontic services may be provided by any licensed dentist trained in orthodontics. In North America most orthodontic ...
*  Dental prosthesis
Some examples of dental prostheses include: dentures partial denture palatal obturator orthodontic appliance dental implant ...
*  Oral hygiene
Floss threaders are ideal for cleaning between orthodontic appliances, and flossetts are ideal for those with poor dexterity. ... Dentures, retainers, and other appliances must be kept extremely clean. It is recommended that dentures be cleaned mechanically ...
*  Microbubbles
"Effect of microbubbled water on the removal of a biofilm attached to orthodontic appliances - an in vitro study". Dental ...
*  Quad helix
A quad helix (or quadhelix) is an orthodontic appliance for the upper teeth that is cemented in the mouth. It is attached to ... A variety of this appliance is inserted into attachments that are welded to the bands. In this way the orthodontist can adjust ... the appliance without removing the bands. The precursor to the quad-helix was the coffin spring. Similar devices known as tri- ...
*  Zinc phosphate
... cement is used for cementation of inlays, crowns, bridges, and orthodontic appliances and occasionally as a ...
*  Oral irrigator
... of a dental water jet with orthodontic tip on plaque and bleeding in adolescent patients with fixed orthodontic appliances". ... orthodontic appliances, crowns, and implants. A 2008 meta-analysis of whether oral irrigation is beneficial as an adjunct to ...
*  Gingival enlargement
... as well as physical irritation of the gingiva by improper restorative and orthodontic appliances. This type of gingival ...
*  Orthodontic archwires
... as European Orthodontists believed in using functional appliances such as Activator appliance with patient's malocclusions. ... "The Orthoevolution of Orthodontic Archwires - Orthodontic Products". Orthodontic Products. Retrieved 2016-10-30. Singh, ... An orthodontic archwire is a wire conforming to the alveolar or dental arch that can be used with dental braces as a source of ... Orthodontic archwires may be fabricated from several alloys, most commonly stainless steel, nickel-titanium alloy (NiTi), and ...
*  Molar Incisor Hypomineralisation
... occlusion may be acquired following a well-planned treatment and this eliminates the need for fixed orthodontic appliances ... whether the patient is suitable to undergo orthodontic treatment; orthodontic concerns (e.g. crowding, facial profile, missing ... However, a comprehensive discussion of the possible need of orthodontic sequelae and treatment is important. Favorable eruption ...
*  Orthodontic headgear
... is a type of orthodontic appliance attached to the patient's head with a neck strap or a number of straps ... The appliance is very effective in correcting Class III orthodontic problems in younger or adolescent patients that are still ... A similar appliance is the reverse-pull headgear or orthodontic facemask, which pulls the patients teeth forward (rather than ... The second photo shows detail of the reverse side of an orthodontic extra-oral appliance commonly known as a face-mask or a ...
*  Articulator
... and orthodontic appliances. An articulator which is adjustable in one or more, but not all of the following areas: condylar ... An articulator assists in the fabrication of removable prosthodontic appliances (dentures), fixed prosthodontic restorations ( ...
*  Activator appliance
Hans Peter Bimler List of Orthodontic Functional Appliances Ahlin, Jeffrey H. (2003-12-01). Maxillofacial Orthopedics. Xulon ... The appliance was split horizontally into an upper and lower part and a screw connect the two pieces of appliance. The occlusal ... This appliance had latex tubing between the upper and lower parts to stimulate function. This appliance was again modified for ... Activator Appliance is an Orthodontics appliance that was developed by Viggo Andersen in 1908. This was one of the first ...