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Orthodontics

Orthodontics is in constant motion. New brackets and bands, new techniques and treatments, new ways to treat and diagnose patients emerge constantly.

Virtual reality and orthodontics: A new patient experience Nov 15, 2017 | Clinical Orthodontics

Virtual reality and orthodontics: A new patient experience

Imagine the following scenario: your patient arrives, both relaxed and calm, at your practice. Although the patient is visiting the practice for the first time, he is familiar with it and knows its interior well. Without further introduction, the patient takes a seat in the dental chair, and the orthodontic procedure is performed quickly and comfortably with patient compliance. There are no complications or tension, and the treatment is easily achieved. Imagine such a soothing and comfortable environment ...

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Journées de l’Orthodontie: French orthodontic conference celebrates 20th anniversary Nov 10, 2017 | News Europe

Journées de l’Orthodontie: French orthodontic conference celebrates 20th anniversary

PARIS, France: Every year, Journées de l’orthodontie, an orthodontic conference hosted in France, attracts a great gathering of the profession. At the ...

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3Shape and OrthoApnea join forces Nov 3, 2017 | Business Europe

3Shape and OrthoApnea join forces

COPENHAGEN, Denmark: 3Shape and OrthoApnea have joined digital forces, allowing dental professionals to send intra-oral scans from their 3Shape TRIOS directly ...

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Interview: “We started using the Motion 3D Appliance and have never looked back” Oct 4, 2017 | News Europe

Interview: “We started using the Motion 3D Appliance and have never looked back”

One of several powerhouse speakers invited to lecture at the 2017 European Carriere Symposium, Dr. James “Jep” Paschal updated attendees on the latest ...

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Sagittal First—a game-changing treatment philosophy Oct 4, 2017 | News Europe

Sagittal First—a game-changing treatment philosophy

BARCELONA, Spain: Hosted by Henry Schein Orthodontics, the European Carriere Symposium attracts clinicians from all over the world every year. This time, more than 350 orthodontists from 32 countries gathered at Barcelona’s prestigious W hotel on the Mediterranean Sea to learn about the most progressive current orthodontic topics, including the Carriere System. The distinguished orthodontist, Dr. Luis Carrière, presented his Sagittal First approach—correcting a Class II or III malocclusion at ...

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Sagittal first Sep 22, 2017 | Orthodontics Europe

Sagittal first

When Dr Edward Angle first classified malocclusions for orthodontic treatment, he created the categories of Class I, Class II and Class III, the principal categories by which cases are still identified today. In founding his classification system on this one dimension—the sagittal dimension—Dr Angle confirmed the sagittal relationship of primary importance and the one most critical and, indeed, most difficult to solve.

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Biolux Research and inviSolution to host orthodontic seminar in Cologne Aug 15, 2017 | News Europe

Biolux Research and inviSolution to host orthodontic seminar in Cologne

COLOGNE, Germany: Biolux Research and inviSolution have announced a new seminar for orthodontists seeking professional training and who would like to acquire continuing education credits. The event will be held in Cologne on 6 September. Based on clinical studies, the seminar will look at the advantages and clinical results of a combined orthodontic therapy, using light-activated and -accelerated treatments as a complement to aligners.

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Orthodontic treatment planning possible without radiation exposure Aug 7, 2017 | News Europe

Orthodontic treatment planning possible without radiation exposure

HEIDELBERG, Germany: When a patient requires orthodontic treatment, it is common practice to capture the dental malposition with a radiograph. Scientists ...

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EOS congress makes return to Switzerland Jun 6, 2017 | News Europe

EOS congress makes return to Switzerland

MONTREUX, Switzerland: Idyllically situated between the blue waters of Lake Geneva, the majestic snow-covered Alps and the Lavaux Vineyard Terraces UNESCO ...

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Project for new type of braces wins entrepreneur prize May 8, 2017 | News Americas

Project for new type of braces wins entrepreneur prize

LOS ANGELES, USA: A startup that is developing an inventive type of orthodontic appliance has recently been awarded first prize in a business plan competition at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). With this revolutionary device, the founders aim to halve treatment time, reduce the number of visits to the orthodontist, and lower overall pain for the patient.

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Interview: Trendsetting AMRUM orthodontic treatment unit goes global Apr 25, 2017 | Business Europe

Interview: Trendsetting AMRUM orthodontic treatment unit goes global

MIKRONA is known for its ORTHORA 200 dental unit and MIGMA 200 alginate mixer. Founded in 1959, the Swiss company has successfully combined functionality and aesthetics with precision in its products. Just in time for the new season, the limited ORTHORA AMRUM edition, named after a beautiful island in northern Germany, is a response to the orthodontist’s desire for the latest colour trends. Dental Tribune International met CEO Fabio Fagagnini at the 2017 International Dental Show (IDS) in Cologne ...

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Inventor of Carriere Motion Appliance speaks at AAO Apr 25, 2017 | Business USA

Inventor of Carriere Motion Appliance speaks at AAO

SAN DIEGO, Calif., USA: Are you looking for ways to decrease chair time and emergencies with Class II corrections? If so, you might be interested in an offering from Henry Schein Orthodontics — the Carriere Motion Appliance. Dr. Luis Carriere, inventor of the Carriere Motion Appliance and the Carriere Self-Ligating Bracket, was on hand during this year’s AAO 2017 Annual Session, offering in-booth lectures.

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AAO 2017: The art and science of learning Apr 24, 2017 | News USA

AAO 2017: The art and science of learning

SAN DIEGO, Calif., USA: Orthodontics is an art, a science and a business. That is the key theme behind all of the educational sessions attendees will find ...

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New options from ClearCorrect: Same aligners, more choices Apr 24, 2017 | Business USA

New options from ClearCorrect: Same aligners, more choices

SAN DIEGO, Calif., USA: For a little more than 10 years, ClearCorrect has been an industry leader in providing clear aligners. Now at this week’s American ...

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2017 AAO Annual Session: It’s all smiles around here Apr 21, 2017 | News USA

2017 AAO Annual Session: It’s all smiles around here

SAN DIEGO, Calif., USA: It’s a good time to be involved in the orthodontic industry. New products, new technology and new ways of looking at things are ...

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