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Anterior Open Bites: Part IV

In this article, I would like to discuss the treatment options available for patients who have anterior open bites due to the relationship of their maxilla to mandible, but have stable joints – unlike the patient I described in the … Read more

41 days ago by 0 Comments

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Treatment Planning 101: Part I

As our overall population ages and their desire to maintain their oral health increases, they present to our practices with more and more complex treatment needs and desires. With that, we are often times perplexed with many challenging tooth situations … Read more

45 days ago by 1 Comment


Anterior Open Bites: Part III

In Part I and Part II in this series, I discussed the possibilities of developing an anterior open bite from degenerative joint disease, as well as from the lateral pterygoid muscle releasing in a patient with a significant shift from … Read more

51 days ago by 0 Comments


Short Roots

This is a follow-up to Frank’s article entitled, Oh Wow, That is BAD! This patient had orthodontic treatment at the age of 35. Since I didn’t understand root resorption and orthodontic treatment at the time I first treated her 29 … Read more

53 days ago by 1 Comment
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