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IP Indian Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Research


Clear aligner therapy for adult patient - A case report


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Case Report

Author Details : Bharathi VS, Dharmesh HS, Kiran H*

Volume : 6, Issue : 1, Year : 2020

Article Page : 31-36


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Abstract

Aligners have become the alternative treatment of choice in adult patients who do not want fixed orthodontic appliance therapy due to esthetic concerns. This case report demonstrates the effectiveness of Clear aligners used to treat an adult female patient with severe proclination and generalized spacing in the upper and lower arches, good periodontal condition and a high DMFT Index. Predicted results were achieved with the clear aligners as per the virtual setup with reduction in proclination, closure of generalized spacing and a pleasing facial profile with competent lips.

Keyword Clear Aligner, Adult patient, Periodontally compromised.

Doi : 10.18231/j.ijodr.2020.009

How to cite : Bharathi Vs, Dharmesh Hs, Kiran H, Clear aligner therapy for adult patient - A case report. IP Indian J Orthod Dentofacial Res 2020;6(1):31-36

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