Non-extraction Orthodontic Treatment with Molar Distalization

Authors

  • Vikas Malik
  • Puneet Yadav
  • Seema Grover
  • Girish Chaudhary

Keywords:

Non-extraction, Molar distalization, Pendulum appliance.

Abstract

A case report of 16 years female who reported to department with chief complaint of irregularly placed front teeth and an unpleasant smile. Patient was diagnosed with class II div 2
malocclusion with arch length discrepancy of 8.5 mm in maxilla with buccally placed maxillary canines. Molar distalization technique was planned using pendulum appliance. Molars were
distalized by 5 mm in the right, 6 mm in left maxillary arch. Crowding was relieved effectively utilizing space created by molar distalization. Class I molar and canine relation was
achieved and maxillary arch was aligned in 7 months. 

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Published

1970-01-01

How to Cite

Malik, V., Yadav, P., Grover, S., & Chaudhary, G. (1970). Non-extraction Orthodontic Treatment with Molar Distalization. Journal of Orofacial Research, 2(2), 99–103. Retrieved from https://mansapublishers.com/index.php/jofr/article/view/1752

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Section

Case Report