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2018 Annual Session Conference


Early Treatment of Transverse Problems: Is it Worth the Effort?


May 5, 2018 8:00am ‐ May 5, 2018 8:45am

Description

Two-phase treatment has been a controversial topic for decades. The speaker will give his perspective on the role of rapid maxillary expansion in early mixed dentition patients. Bonded RME is used in Class I patients to increase available arch space, spontaneously improve Class II problems, improve eruption of impacted canines, and facilitate Class III correction. Indications and contraindications will be discussed.

Learning Objectives:

  • Analyze the long-term stability of early arch expansion, with and without the use of the lower Schwarz appliance.
  • Familiar themselves with spontaneous sagittal improvement of Class II relationships following RME.
  • Identify several ways of using a bonded expander in the correction of Class III issues.

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