IP Indian Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Research


Correction of scissor-bite using a removable orthodontic appliance


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Author Details: Ravi Bhandari, Shivangi Sharma, Ansar Juhi

Volume : 4

Issue : 1

Online ISSN : 2581-9364

Print ISSN : 2581-9356

Article First Page : 53

Article End Page : 54


Abstract

Scissor bites is a less often encountered situation in a clinical operatory but the treatment can be challenging for a clinician. Many treatment modalities for the scissor bite are available some of which includes cross elastics, transpalatal arches. The present article describes the treatment of posterior scissor bite using a removable orthodontic appliance.

Keywords: Scissor bite, Removable appliance, Orthodontic bracket.

 

Doi :-https://doi.org/10.18231/2455-6785.2018.0011