Acta Scientific Dental Sciences (ISSN: 2581-4893)

Clinical Case Report Volume 4 Issue 1

A Modified Quad Block Appliance for Growth Modification

Zynul Ali Sirsmith John1*, Sunita S Shrivastav2, Navjeet Singh Gurudatta1 and Monika Ahuja1

1P.G Student, Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Sharad Pawar Dental College, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
2Dean of Examinations, DMIMSU (Deemed to Be) Prof, Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics, Sharad Pawar Dental College, Wardha, Maharashtra, India

*Corresponding Author: Zynul Ali Sirsmith John, Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Sharad Pawar Dental College, Wardha, Maharashtra, India.

Received: December 13, 2019; Published: December 23, 2019

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Abstract

Introduction: There are various methods for managing skeletal discrepancy in Class II division 1 type of malocclusion. The treatment results for such malocclusions depend on age, growth status and patient cooperation. There are various appliances for growth modification. This article describes a new appliance, a modified Quad block appliance for correcting the sagittal discrepancy to make optimal use of pubertal growth spurt with maximum patient cooperation. This appliance would also achieve leveling and alignment at the same time.

Keywords: Modified Quad Block Appliance; Myofunctional Treatment; Skeletal Class II Malocclusion; Growth Modification

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Citation

Citation: Zynul Ali Sirsmith John., et al. “A Modified Quad Block Appliance for Growth Modification”.Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 4.1 (2020): 82-84.



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