Class I
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Open bite
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Crowding

Extrusion
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Intrusion
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Before picture of treatment

Treatment Summary

Patient Information

  • Age: 29
  • Gender: Female
  • Invisalign Treatment Option: Full

Total Treatment Time

  • 19 months

Number of aligners

  • Maxillary: 22 + 10 = 32
  • Mandibulary: 19 + 10 = 29

Aligner Wear time

  • 2 weeks

Retention

  • Maxillary: Fixed lingual retainer 4-4
  • Mandibular: Fixed lingual retainer 4-4

Results achieved

  • Complete closure of anterior openbite
  • Functional overjet and overbite achieved
  • Canine guidance achieved

Comments

  • Patienthad myofunctional therapy before start of orthodontic treatment to solve tongue dysfunction
  • Refinement was made with new photos and new impressions
  • In therefinement ClinCheck, posterior open bite was presentat the end according to overcorrection, the intraoral situation showed closure of anterior open bite due to rotation of mandible and not a posterior open bite.
  • After the orthodontic treatment, the patient was pain free, and showed no CMD symptoms
  • To avoid reopening of the bite, fixed lingual retainers were bonded in both arches. patient was in close recall during the retention period.
  • Align recommends attachments to be placed using the attachment template that has been received

Images

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Radiographs

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