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Invisalign Root Resorption

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    A comparison of root resorption between Invisalign treatment and contemporary orthodontic treatment.
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Grove Orthodontics

Grove Orthodontics Dr. Grove and his friendly team love creating beautiful smiles that will last for a lifetime! Dr. Grove and his team are committed to providing an orthodontic experience that is second to none. It all begins with your first phone call, and continues on

Do the Right Thing

Do the Right Thing “We have treated cases with impacted canines with Invisalign, erupting canines straight from the TAD without brackets,” he says. In addition, he has used TADs to erupt canines where patients have suffered an accident or previous root resorption and

Would you try orthodontia by mail to get straighter teeth?

Would you try orthodontia by mail to get straighter teeth? “Attempts to move teeth without the regular supervision of an orthodontist can result in permanent damage to teeth such as tooth loss, root resorption, tooth decay or other serious and costly problems,” said Robert Varner, president of the American

Orthodontic therapy options

Orthodontic therapy options Slow, continuous forces work best, while excessive forces destroy the periodontium and may cause root resorption. Basic orthodontic Additionally, Align Technology has a line specifically for teenagers called Invisalign Teen that targets 13- to 19

Vital guide to Orthodontics

Fortunately the risk of clinically significant macroscopic root resorption is low, but incisor teeth appear to be the most susceptible, and there are reports that between 0.4% and 1% of incisor teeth lose a third or more of their root length during

Align Technology Global Funding Awarded Towards Advancing Orthodontic and Dental Research

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Align Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALGN ) today announced eleven recipients of research grants under the company’s Annual Research Award Program. Now in its ninth year of funding, nearly $300,000 is being awarded for 2018 to researchers at universities in the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific. The global interest and research of dental and orthodontic treatment continues to grow as evidenced by the increasing number of applications Align Technology receives each year from universities all over the globe.

“As leaders in clear aligner therapy, we are committed to the advancement of the orthodontic and dental fields. Innovations in technology have provided more insight than ever before into clinical and scientific research, and we are pleased to support universities around the world aimed at the improvement of dental and orthodontic patient care,” said Zelko Relic, Align Technology chief technology officer and senior vice president, global research & development.