Biomechanics and Esthetic Strategies in Clinical Orthodontics book cover

Biomechanics and Esthetic Strategies in Clinical Orthodontics

This text provides state-of-the-art reference on the successful application of biomechanics in clinical orthodontics. It features comprehensive guidance on basic biomechanic principles to orthodontic problem resolution by focusing on the fundamentals. Also including new, cutting edge topics, this book shows how all techniques can apply biomechanical principles to improve the force delivery, understand and prevent side effects, and achieve predictable results.

Hardbound, 400 Pages

Published: April 2005

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7216-0196-0


    1. Principles of Biomechanics
    2. Biologic Mechanisms in Orthodontic Tooth Movement
    3. Individualized Orthodontic Diagnosis
    4. Individualized Orthodontic Treatment Planning
    5. Social Psychology of Facial Appearance
    6. Esthetics in Tooth Display and Smile Design
    7. Managment of Deep Overbite Malocclusion
    8. Management of Open Bite Malocclusion
    9. Biomechanics Strategies for Nonextraction Class II Malocclusions
    10. Biomechanics Basis of Extraction Space Closure
    11. Clinical Practice Guidelines for Developing Class III Malocclusion
    12. Treatment Strategies for Developing Class III Patients
    13. Biomechanical Aspects of a Modified Protraction Headgear
    14. Orthodontic Anchorage and Skeletal Implants
    15. A Bioefficient Skeletal Anchorage System
    16. Biomechanical Factors in Surgical Orthodontics
    17. Biomechanic Strategies for Optimal Finishing
    18. Interrelationship of Orthodontics with Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry


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