Sachin Katole*, Prafull Parchake and Sheetal Jankare
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Consultant Orthodontist, India
*Corresponding Author: Sachin Katole, Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Consultant Orthodontist, India.
Received: October 16, 2020; Published: November 09, 2020
Class II malocclusion is one of the frequently discussed malocclusion in Orthodontic literature. However, its correction becomes crucial part of treatment planning depending upon the etiology of malocclusion, age of the patient and also patient cooperation. Fixed functional appliances has been widely used in orthodontic practice for correction of Class II malocclusion. In spite of wide popularity, fixed functional appliances has its own advantages and disadvantages. Current literature review provides detailed information about fixed functional appliances and its use in orthodontics.
Keywords: Fixed Functional Appliance; Review; Class II Malocclusion; Mandibular Retrognathia
Citation: Sachin Katole., et al. “Fixed Functional Appliances in Orthodontics- A Literature Review". Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 4.12 (2020): 28-34.
Copyright: © 2020 Sachin Katole., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.