The lecture will discuss the fundamental goals of orthodontic treatment which have been accepted by the specialty as it has evolved over the past 100 years. A look at how these goals can be achieved for each patient, and how their achievement can have permanence, will be compared to the burdens of treatment.
Diagnostic and treatment planning fundamentals which can lead to stability of the treatment result
To consider long-term benefit as treatment is planned
To think about the benefit-vs.-burden concept when treatment modalities are considered.