The i-arch is a unique and innovative system of orthodontic archwires made of a special alloy, based on years of research at Sia Orthodontic Manufacturer. It allows a highly innovative orthodontic biomechanical approach and characterised by effectiveness, simplicity, complementarity and biological compatibility. The effectiveness is due to the use of rectangular archwires, producing an immediate […]
Introduction: The improvement of the smile has spread widely in the age of aesthetics. Systematic systems have also been introduced in orthodontics to meet the patient’s needs such as aesthetic brackets, aligners, lingual orthodontic therapies. Orthodontic treatments, especially for the adult patient, must be able to offer effectiveness and efficiency in the shortest possible time […]
The aim of this article is to discuss a new system to treat severe skeletal open bite malocclusion using a new, miniaturised tongue star 2 (TS2) device. In the first part, the author will focus on clinical evaluation of TS2, the second part is devoted to tongue thrusting, open bite aetiology and its treatment.
Rapid palatal expansion has been a well-established procedure in orthodontic practice for many years now. The first expansion was performed in 1860 by Em- erson C. Angell, who, in San Francisco, expanded the maxillary arch of a fourteen-and-a-half-year-old girl by a quarter of an inch in 2 weeks and noted the cre- ation of an […]