We started as expanders with "E" arches, became wire benders, but with prescription brackets and prebend wires and self-ligation, major parts of the orthodontist's work are outsourced and this tendency has increased a lot with the introduction of clear aligners. What will be characterizing our profession in the future?
List facts related to the present tendency that are influencing your daily work.
Identify the type of patients that do not benefit from the outsourcing.
Describe the benefits and drawbacks related to "straight wire" and to "clear aligners".