Surgery-first approach with 3D customized passive self-ligating brackets and 3D surgical planning: Case report

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Edition V23N03 | Year 2018 | Editorial Case Report | Pages 47 to 57

Juan Fernando Aristizábal , Rosana Martínez-smit , Cristian Díaz , Valfrido Antonio Pereira Filho

It is possible to unify three-dimensional customized orthodontic techniques and three-dimensional surgical technology. In this case report, it is introduced a treatment scheme consisting of passive self-ligation customized brackets and virtual surgical planning combined with the orthognathic surgery-first approach in a Class III malocclusion patient. Excellent facial and occlusal outcomes were obtained in a reduced treatment time of five months.

Angle Class III malocclusion, Orthodontic surgery, Orthodontics, Three-dimensional image,

Aristizábal JF, Martínez-Smit R, Díaz C, Pereira Filho VA. Surgery-first approach with 3D customized passive self-ligating brackets and 3D surgical planning: Case report. Dental Press J Orthod. 2018 May-June;23(3):47-57. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1590/2177-6709.23.3.047-057.oar

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