November 2022 Issue Highlights Noninvasive Management of Severe Vertical Skeletal Dysplasia Skeletal anchorage now provides a nonsurgical option for resolving a combination of open-bite malocclusion with vertical maxillary excess. Dr. Chamberland describes a double-arch molar intrusion method using palatal and buccal miniscrews. Two cases of nongrowing patients are presented to illustrate the technique.
November 2022 Issue Highlights Dual Action Vertical Intra-Arch TechniqueFree Access The DAVIT device, introduced here by Dr. Barros and colleagues, simultaneously intrudes the posterior teeth and extrudes the anterior teeth for open-bite correction, using bracket-head mini-implants as anchorage. Advantages over other nonsurgical techniques are illustrated with a case report.
November 2022 Issue Highlights ALIGNER CORNER Class II Correction Using Sectional Clear Aligners Drs. Ferris and Rungcharassaeng describe the DF2 Invisalign protocol, in which posterior segments are cut from the maxillary aligners for use with elastics during the early distalization stage of Class II treatment, while the full mandibular aligners are worn. A case example is shown.
November 2022 Issue Highlights MANAGEMENT & MARKETING Informed Consent for Two-Phase Orthodontic Treatment DIGITAL ORTHO LAB New Intraoral Scanning Technique for a Replacement Miniscrew-Assisted Appliance PEARLS Could Be a Life Saver DIGITAL PEARLS Modifying Twin Brackets into Tongue Tamers Complete table of contents
November 2022 Issue Highlights JCO DIGITAL SHORT Bracket SubstitutionFree Access JCO DIGITAL SHORT LEED Certified OfficeFree Access Complete table of contents
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