Control of the vertical dimension is critical if successful malocclusion correction is to be accomplished. This all important component must start with leveling and be consistently monitored until appliance removal. Various challenges that can adversely impact control of vertical dimension which can be encountered during the correction of routine malocclusions will be outlined.
Treatment plan so that vertical dimension control is possible.
Understand the relationship between a malocclusion correction force system and vertical dimension control.
Appreciate the relationship between facial balance and harmony and vertical control.