Acta Scientific Dental Sciences (ASDS)(ISSN: 2581-4893)

Case Report Volume 5 Issue 9

Bilateral Molars and Premolars Intrusion Using 2 Miniscrews and Acrylic Plate: A Case Report

Amjad Al Taki1* and Mazen R Sbeih2

1Private Practice, Department of Orthodontics, Smile Spa Dental Clinic, Dubai, UAE
2Assistant Professor Orthodontic Department Al-Quds University, West Bank, Palestine

*Corresponding Author: Amjad Al Taki, Private Practice, Department of Orthodontics, Smile Spa Dental Clinic, Dubai, UAE.

Received: July 06, 2021; Published: August 24, 2021

Abstract

Introduction: The skeletal anterior open bite may be treated using mini-screws as a complete anchorage is provided for correction of the open bite through the intrusion of the maxillary molars. The case presented herein used mini-screws along with a specially designed acrylic plate.

Case Report: A 13-year-old female patient with a Class 2 div 1 malocclusion, anterior open bite, supra-erupted posterior teeth, and the dual occlusal plane was treated using two mini screws along with an acrylic plate.

Results: The molar intrusion was achieved significantly with a mandibular counterclockwise movement, improving the facial profile and thus reducing the open bite.

Conclusion: The anterior open bite was adequately corrected using mini-screws along with an acrylic plate, without significant side effects.

Keywords: Open Bite; Maxillary Molar; Intrusion; Malocclusion

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Citation

Citation: Amjad Al Taki and Mazen R Sbeih. “Bilateral Molars and Premolars Intrusion Using 2 Miniscrews and Acrylic Plate: A Case Report”. Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 5.9 (2021): 116-120.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2021 Amjad Al Taki and Mazen R Sbeih. 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.




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