Article: Volume 7 Number 4 Page 140 - October 2014

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  Orth Update 2014; 7: 140-141

Orthodontics:  Tricks of the Trade – A Simple and Aesthetic Method of Intruding Upper Incisors

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Abstract: Discrepancy in vertical tooth positioning may adversely affect anterior dental aesthetics. A simple technique which combines the use of a removable appliance and a composite button can be used effectively for the controlled intrusion of incisors.

Author notes: Santosh Kumar, MDS, Reader, Department of Orthodontics, Kothiwal Dental College & Research Centre, Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, India-244001, Ashima Valiathan, BDS, DDS, MS(USA), Ex-Professor and Head, Department of Orthodontics, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal, Karnataka, India and Priyanka Jayaswal, BDS, Private Practitioner, Gurgaon, India and Megha Shethi, BDS, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal, Karnataka, India.

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