I will discuss the treatment of Class II malocclusions in growing patients. The steps required to facilitate a favorable maxillo-mandibular change will be described. The importance of vertical control will be shown. A case exhibiting long term stability utilizing these principles will be shown.
Understand the importance of a proper diagnosis of a Class II patient.
Evaluate how orthodontic treatment can create an environment for a favorable maxillo-mandibular relationship change.
Explain how the proper Class II treatment can lead to long term stability.