Orthodontic Tips Aug 12, 2013
I’ve started to use a new self- ligating bracket called Prodigy from Ormco.
I changed from Speed to Nexus and now to Prodigy trying to find the best fit for my practice. I also use Damon self-ligating as well on the cases that use CAD CAM technology.
The new brackets combined with the new Copper NiTi wires have revolutionized orthodontic treatment.
The benefit comes from utilizing sliding mechanics with early torque control.
I’m sure you are wondering about the significance of that. Let me tell you. As you know the roots of the teeth sit in cancellous bone Continue reading