This mini ortho course details the guidelines and different treatment options that we recommend for Phase I Interceptive Treatment, including the use of fixed appliances in the mixed dentition. Treatment intervention in the mixed dentition is recommended for these scenarios:
Our objective for Phase 1 treatment is to get in, fix the problem and get out. We estimate a treatment time of between 6 to 12 months depending on the severity of the problem. This segment features lecture and case presentations and a written test.
COURSE OBJECTIVES - We have established guidelines that we recommend to determine the appropriate cases for Phase I treatment that we will discuss in this segment, along with the treatment options that we have had success with, including the straight wire appliances with an archwire sequence and open coil spring, lip bumper, NPE and 3D lower lingual arch appliance.
Mini Ortho Course Outline - Phase I Interceptive Treatment Indications/Bracketing Primary Teeth
I. Fixed versus Removable
II. Indications for Intervention to Include:
Premature loss of deciduous teeth resulting in loss of arch length
Moderate to severe crowding of the permanent incisors
Anterior or Posterior crossbite
Class III skeletal patterns
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With this program, there is no need to invest in the cost of orthodontic instruments until you determine if orthodontics is truly something you are going to integrate into your practice.
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Our mission is to make the orthodontic teachings of Dr. Robert "Big Bob" Gerety accessible to all dentists who have an interest in learning his program. By offering an "All Inclusive Orthodontic Program" we believe we can make it possible for everyone who has a desire to learn orthodontics.
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