Brackets, wires & more
(For beginners & advanced practitioners with interest)
Discussion of the various phases in orthodontics
Edgewise or Straight Wire?
Twin or SL?
Advantages and disadvantages of Twin & SL brackets
Bands and tubes
Over or under-correction during the adhesion of rotated teeth?
Over or under-correction in the event of an open or closed bite
Wires (NiTi, stainless steel, woven or solid?)
Various elastics and their inter or intra-arch application
Springs, chains and their force output, etc.
Wire progression and wires
What has to be considered before the mechanical phase begins?
Clarification of the patient (consent for treatment, etc.)
and much more!
Bracket adhesion is documented and practiced sufficiently!