Annals and Essences of Dentistry

Annals and Essences of Dentistry
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ISSN: 0975-8798, 0976-156X

Abstract

LINGUAL ORTHODONTICS

Praveen chirivella, Gowri Sankar Singaraju, Prasad Mandava, Vivek Reddy Ganugapanta

With the invention of lingual orthodontics, the patients received the most aesthetic orthodontic treatment, which attracted many orthodontists and patients to seek this aesthetic treatment. Lingual orthodontics is one of the fixed orthodontic technique in which brackets are invisible. The use of invisible orthodontic technique increased the patient’s selfesteem, but there exists a difference in bonding technique, biomechanical aspect and the anchorage considerations between the conventional and lingual orthodontic techniques. In this article, the complete lingual orthodontic technique has been reviewed.

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