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Essentials of Orthodontics: Diagnosis and Treatment is designed to help dental students, orthodontic residents, and general dentists understand the basic concepts and procedures essential to the diagnosis, planning, and treatment of patients who have relatively simple malocclusion problems. The authors explain the steps of diagnosing basic orthodontic problems and analyzing dental radiographs and include many forms and charts used by dentists for examination, diagnosis, and appliance design. Readers will learn about the mechanics of how appliances move teeth, the different types of appliances, and the orthodontic materials on the market. Readers will also learn how to take dental impressions, create plaster casts, write laboratory prescriptions for appliances, and how to create fixed and removable appliances.

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Author(s)Staley
PublisherJohn Wiley
ISBN9780813808680
Pages356
BindingPaper Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2011