Clear aligner technique

Clear aligner technique

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Clear aligner technique
by Dr Sandra Tai.
ISBN: 9780867157772 • Hardcover • 320 pages • Quintessence • 1,344 illustrations

This book approaches clear aligner treatment from a diagnosis and treatment-planning perspective, discussing time-tested orthodontic principles like biomechanics and anchorage and demonstrating how to apply them to orthodontic cases using these appliances. Each chapter explains how to use clear aligners to treat a given malocclusion and teaches clinicians how to program a suitable treatment plan using available software, how to design the digital tooth movements to match the treatment goals, and finally how execute the treatment clinically and finish the case well.
Clear aligners are the future of orthodontics, but digital orthodontics evolves so rapidly that it is hard to keep pace. This book approaches clear aligner treatment from a diagnosis and treatment-planning perspective, discussing time-tested orthodontic principles like biomechanics and anchorage and demonstrating how to apply them to orthodontic cases using these appliances. Each chapter explains how to use clear aligners to treat a given malocclusion and teaches clinicians how to program a suitable treatment plan using available software, how to design the digital tooth movements to match the treatment goals, and finally how to execute the treatment clinically and finish the case well. This clinical handbook will prepare orthodontists and dental students to exceed patient expectations with the most esthetic orthodontic appliance currently available.

Contents:
1. A Brief History of the Orthodontic Appliance
2. A Comparison Between Edgewise Appliances and Clear Aligners
3. Case Selection for Clear Aligner Treatment
4. ClinCheck Software Design
5. Digital Workflow and Monitoring Treatment
6. Troubleshooting, Finishing, and Retention
7. Resolution of Crowding
8. Deep Bite Treatment
9. Anterior Open Bite Treatment
10. Class II Treatment
11. Class III Treatment
12. Lower Incisor Extraction Treatment
13. Premolar Extraction Treatment
14. Orthognathic Surgery
15. Interdisciplinary Treatment