Invisalign treatment in periodondal patient: case report

Barlattani jr., A. and Mampieri , Gianluca and Ottria, Liliana and Bollero, Patrizio (2009) Invisalign treatment in periodondal patient: case report. Oral & implantology, 2 (4). pp. 35-39. ISSN 2035-2468

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To evaluate the results obtained from the use of removable orthodontic aligners in patients with periodontal and systemic issues to improve the aesthetics of the smile. Invisalign technique, a new technique based on the use of orthodontic removable transparent overlay representing the mechanotherapy. This technique through a dedicated software (Clin-Check) enables you to view the 3D resolution of the malocclusion. In the case study examined the results support the Invisalign treatment in periodontal patients with a systemic disease, both for an easier home oral hygiene and also to maintain alignment and an aesthetic smile achieved without the use of invasive techniques. CONCLUSION.: The Invisalign orthodontic treatment is ideal for patients with periodontal problems. The removal of the masks ensures control of normal oral hygiene but also requires the cooperation of the patient during the treatment.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Periodondal patient, Werlhof disease, Invisalign, Cosmetic smile
Subjects: 600 Tecnologia - Scienze applicate > 610 Medicina e salute (Classificare qui la tecnologia dei servizi medici) > 617 Rami vari della medicina; Chirurgia > 617.6 Odontoiatria
Depositing User: Nadia Del Gobbo
Date Deposited: 12 Apr 2013 13:45
Last Modified: 14 May 2013 14:32

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