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

Research Article Volume 6 Issue 11

Maxillary Molar Distalization with Invisalign in Adult Patients: A Case Report

Meriam Nasfi1*, Mounira Rtibi1, Ines medhioub1, Hatem Hammouda1 and Anissa Zinelabidine2

1Resident in Orthodontics, Department of Orthodontics, Farhat Hached University Hospital, Sousse, Tunisia, Africa
2Pofessor, Department of Orthodontics, Farhat Hached University Hospital, Sousse, Africa

*Corresponding Author: Meriam Nasfi, Resident in Orthodontics, Department of Orthodontics, Farhat Hached University Hospital, Sousse, Tunisia, Africa

Received: September 13, 2022; Published: October 17, 2022

Abstract

Maxillary molar distalization is frequently required in class II non-extraction patients. Resolving class II molar relationships by distalizing maxillary molars may be indicated for patients with minor skeletal discrepancies [1]. Recently, Distalization with the Invisalign* system can be achieved with the sequential movement of the posterior teeth to facilitate treatment of Class II malocclusions [2]. This article describes treatment of a bilateral Class II malocclusion with Invisalign system and elastics.

Keywords:Cl II Malocclusion; Distalization; Invisalign; Reinforced Anchorage

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Citation

Citation: Meriam Nasfi., et al. “Maxillary Molar Distalization with Invisalign in Adult Patients: A Case Report". Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 6.11 (2022): 66-71.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2022 Meriam Nasfi., 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.




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