DDS, Paris, Columbia; Cert Ortho, MSc MedSci, Harvard; Associate Professor & Chair Program Director, New York University College of Dentistry

The Treatment of Adult Patients with Esthetic Appliances

Course Objectives:

  • Explore the potential limitations for each type of esthetic appliances.
  • Compare their receptive effectiveness in treating common malocclusions

Orthodontists have several options to treat patients with inconspicuous appliances such as clear aligners and lingual fixed appliances. However, focusing and using one of these esthetic appliances results in limitation of treatment objectives and treatment planning options. This presentation will explore possible indications and options available for most common malocclusions.