Class III
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Anterior crossbite
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Maxillary midline deviation
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Midline shift
,
Crowding

Elastics: Class III
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Leveling curve of Spee
,
Intrusion
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Expansion
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Proclination
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IPR

Treatment information

  • Age: 24
  • Gender: female
  • Invisalign Treatment Option: Invisalign Full

Diagnostic Summary

  • Class III
  • Anterior crossbite
  • Midline shift
  • Maxillary midline deviation
  • Crowding

Use of:

  • Expansion
  • Intrusion
  • Leveling Curve of Spee
  • Proclination
  • IPR
  • Elastics: Class III
  • Optimized extrusion attachment (G3) on Buccal 1.1 (UR1), Buccal 2.1 (UL1), Buccal 2.2 (UL2)
  • Optimized multiplane (G4) on Buccal 1.3 (UR3), Buccal 1.4 (UR4), Buccal 1.5 (UR5), Lingual 1.4 (UR4), Lingual 1.5 (UR5), Buccal 2.3 (UL3), Buccal 2.4 (UL4), Buccal 2.5 (UL5), Lingual 2.4 (UL4), Lingual 2.5 (UL5)
  • Optimized root control attachments (G4) on Buccal 1.3 (UR3), Buccal 2.3 (UL3)
Courtesy of Dr T. Carlyle 2019
Award 2018 Summit Shoot out

Photos

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Radiographs

ClinCheck treatment plan

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Treatment summary

Results Achieved

  • Class I relationship achieved
  • Functional canine guidance on both sides
  • Anterior crossbite corrected
  • Normal  overjet and overbite achieved
  • Significant improvement of overbite
  • Significant improvement of overjet
  • Midlines coincident
  • Proper axial inclination of incisors
  • Curve of Spee levelled
  • Arch form improved
  • Aesthetic smile line was achieved

Total treatment Time

  • 37 months

Number of aligners

  • Maxillary: 41 + 38 + 18 + 13 = 110
  • Mandibular: 41 + 38 + 18 + 13 = 110

Aligner wear time

  • Initial aligners 2 weeks then 10 days. Additional aligners 1 week

Comments

  • Initial set of aligners were changed at 2 week intervals for 6 months, then switched to 10 rotations for each aligner after (32 of 44 were used)
  • Uitlization of mandibular bicuspid to bicuspid IPR and Class III elastics with buttons attached to maxillary first molars and mandibular canines with 3/16" 4.5 oz elastics; used 32 of 44 planned aligners
  • Second set of "additional aligners" were placed, microosteoperforations were utilized once in maxillary incisors and canines and aligners changed at weekly intervals
  • Later we switched to 3/16" 2 oz. elastics

Retention

  • Maxillary:
  • Mandibular: