Clase I
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Resalte aumentado
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Open bite
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Apiñamiento

Retracción
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First premolar extraction
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Otra extracción
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IPR
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Elastics: Class II in Additional Aligners
Courtesy of Dr. S. Shih-Hsuan Chen, 2019
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Teen case of the month

Dr. S. Shih-Hsuan Chen

We would like to thank, Dr. Shih-Hsuan Chen, for submitting this open bite case with excellent treatment outcome for this teen patient.

Dr. Quote: "With thanks to the patient for the wonderful compliance. The Invisalign system is a great appliance to treat open bite and teen cases. It has been a pleasant journey. "

Dr. S. Shih-Hsuan Chen

Treatment Summary

Patient Information

  • Age: 14
  • Gender: female
  • Invisalign Treatment Option: Invisalign Full

Total Treatment Time

  • 29 meses

Cantidad de alineadores

  • Maxillary: 58 + 37 = 95
  • Mandibulary: 54 + 37 = 91

Aligner Wear time

  • 8 days

Retencion

  • Maxillary: Fixed/Bonded
  • Mandibular: Other clear

Results achieved

  • Relación clase I conseguida
  • Guía funcional de caninos en ambos lados
  • Normal overjet and overbite achieved
  •  Resalte mejorado
  • Significant improvement ofoverbite
  • Mejora significativa del resalte
  • Coincidencia de líneas medias
  • Inclinación axial correcta de incisivos
  • Curve of Spee leveled
  • Arcadas alineadas y coordinadas
  • Alineación de ambas arcadas a través de desrrotación
  • Forma de la arcada mejorada
  • Aesthetic smile linewas achieved
  • Todos los objetivos del tratamiento se lograron en el caso
  • Se lograron arcadas armoniosas

Comentarios

  • The open bite was successfully closed by intruding the upper posteriors, followed by a vertical jump in the primary aligner stages
  • Protrusive profile was improved by extracting the four first premolars.
  • Dental crowding was resolved and ideal occlusion was established with proper control closing the spaces after the extraction

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