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Orthodontic Anchorage: Is There a TAD In Your Future?
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Orthodontic Anchorage: Is There a TAD In Your Future?

Learn more about the features and benefits of temporary anchorage devices (TADs) for orthodontic treatment.

| 3 months ago
5 Steps to Making the Most of Your Referral Relationships
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5 Steps to Making the Most of Your Referral Relationships

Building referral relationships takes time and effort, but it's critical to case success and patient satisfaction.

| 5 months ago
A Comparison of Orthodontic Retention Options
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A Comparison of Orthodontic Retention Options

In this in-depth look at orthodontic retainers, we show how each can be used and their advantages/disadvantages.

| 6 months ago
Cephalometrics and Restorative Connection: A Reference Guide
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Cephalometrics and Restorative Connection: A Reference Guide

In this article, Dr. Donna Stenberg explains how an analysis of the skull through cephalometrics aids in restorative dentistry.

| 8 months ago
Orthodontists: Support Your General Dentists and Make Your Patients Happy
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Orthodontists: Support Your General Dentists and Make Your Patients Happy

We look at three ways in which orthodontists can better educate their patients to support the general practitioner.

| 1 year ago
Cephalometrics and the Restorative Connection Part One: Soft Tissue Profile
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Cephalometrics and the Restorative Connection Part One: Soft Tissue Profile

When treatment planning restorative dentistry, ensure you consider the facial profile and these soft tissue cephalometrics.

| 1 year ago
7 Key Steps to Improving Adult Orthodontic Case Acceptance
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7 Key Steps to Improving Adult Orthodontic Case Acceptance

With adult orthodontic treatment, patients may not accept treatment for myriad reasons. Here are a few steps to take to help them see the benefits to...

| 1 year ago
Discussion Guidelines for Orthodontic Treatment Decisions
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Discussion Guidelines for Orthodontic Treatment Decisions

This orthodontic treatment FAQ list will help dentists better cover common orthodontic issues with their patients.

| 1 year ago
A 10-Step Occlusion Checklist for the Hygiene Room
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A 10-Step Occlusion Checklist for the Hygiene Room

By utilizing this 10-step checklist, dental teams can better track the developing occlusion of patients.

| 1 year ago
5 Keys for Early Palatal Expansion
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5 Keys for Early Palatal Expansion

We discuss 5 key reasons for early expansion, giving additional support for early application of this beneficial...

| 2 years ago
Class II Correction: 3 Evaluations for Optimal Referral Timing
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Class II Correction: 3 Evaluations for Optimal Referral Timing

We look at the research and offer advice on the optimal time to refer a malocclusion patient for orthodontic treatment.

| 2 years ago
Troubleshooting Limited Orthodontic Options
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Troubleshooting Limited Orthodontic Options

Though limited orthodontic treatment with limited appliances can be a benefit to the patient, it can also mean unexpected tooth movements. Here are some...

| 2 years ago