Dr. Brigham Stoker illustrates a combination of treatment over 4 years Achieving the bright, confident smile our patients desire can often take a combination of treatments to attain. In this case, the patient was seen over the course of roughly 4 years — he initially sought teeth whitening and eventually embraced aligners to get the […]Read Case Study
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Strategic extraction patterns based on alveolar housing considerations using CBCT imaging: a case study
Drs. Jeffrey Miller and Claire Miclat show how CBCT can help an orthodontist plan more strategically Introduction When treating patients with severe crowding in both arches, a traditional orthodontic treatment approach can lead the orthodontist to recommend an extraction strategy. Once an extraction approach is considered, the provider will need to further determine which extractionRead Case Study
Drs. Emad Hussein, Sari Amer, Yazan Ashhab, Khaled Qattawi, Mohammad Abo Mowais, Nezar Watted, Zuhir Anani, and Manal Samarah treat a challenging malocclusion A height angle Class II malocclusion is one of the most challenging malocclusions to treat, especially for adult patients. Orthodontic treatment is seldom sufficient alone in treating this type of craniofacial pattern andRead Case Study
Dr. Manika Agarwal discusses relying on our strengths to develop a versatile approach The choice The prevalence of social media, advertising, and in turn, consumer awareness has seemingly encompassed all areas of our lives and our patients’ lives. The ability to harness the digital world’s efficacy in attracting new patients and communicating with existing patients,Read Case Study
Dr. Jeffrey M. Heinz illustrates a clinical case study treated with Spark™ Clear Aligners In my practice, I have traditionally reserved my most challenging cases for braces rather than clear aligner therapy, including some tricky adult cases. However, in my experience, when faced with the fact that a majority of adults are more interested inRead Case Study
Dr. Todd Rankin shares a story of extraordinary teamwork and the stunning transformation of a young woman who had lost all hope I started having a feeling that my smile wasn’t like everyone else’s pretty early in the game. I always looked in the mirror, I always looked at magazines with the girls on theRead Case Study
Dr. Diego Peydro demonstrates treatment for an open bite in seven appointments Introduction Over the years, there have been many approaches to treat open bite cases with fixed appliances, but in this case report, I will demonstrate how a complex case with a severe open bite can be treated efficiently. I was able to completeRead Case Study
Dr. Bill Dischinger illustrates treating a patient’s narrow arches and anterior open bite with clear aligner therapy My orthodontic training taught me how to close skeletal anterior open bites utilizing maxillary impaction surgery. I was fortunate enough to treat two patients in conjunction with the oral surgery department at my university using this technique. TheRead Case Study