Tag: orthodontist

Bogdon Bracket Wire Tension diagram showing High, Neutral and Low tensions

Ultima Case Study: Clinical Efficiency With True Straight Wire

Learn from Dr. Frank Bogdon about his career pursuit of the most efficient straight wire and passive self-ligating bracket system for his patients. Once he had converted to using the Damon Ultima System he found that his cases were treating out faster, with fewer office visits and fewer extractions needed.

Jul 10, 2024 5 min
Spark TruGEN Material Tooth Zoom

A Predictable Orthodontic Digital Workflow

For orthodontic practices aiming to boost efficiency and profitability, a single source for digital orthodontic needs is the way to go. Read how Dr. Mark Coreil uses Ormco's comprehensive bundle of products to streamline his practice's workflow but also to improve his patient's results.

Nov 13, 2023 5 min

The 5 Keys To Creating Beautiful Smiles With Aligners

The field of orthodontics is undergoing a significant shift driven by technological advancements, prompting a demand for innovative solutions like clear aligners. This transition has pushed orthodontists to embrace a more artistic approach, redefining aesthetic standards and treating smile creation as an art form.

Nov 01, 2023 5 min
Dr. Emory -Carter with her hands on her waist.

How Choosing The Right Aligner System Can Help Build A Practice

Dr. Alyssa Emory-Carter, DDS, MS, is a hometown orthodontist who owns and operates Dr. Alyssa Orthodontics in Texas. Dr. Emory-Carter has established herself as a respected orthodontist and advocate for advanced technologies. She focuses on enhancing efficiency and streamlining operations while building strong relationships with partners like Ormco Corp, the manufacturer of Spark Clear Aligners.

Sep 15, 2023

How Long Will My Orthodontic Treatment Take with Braces or Clear Aligners?

There’s never been a better time to be an orthodontic patient! Contemporary treatment options, driven by advancements in technology, allow our patients to achieve attractive, and healthy smiles with convenient, minimally invasive and faster treatments compared to just a decade ago.

Sep 30, 2020 10

Efficiency and Precision in Orthodontics: My Journey with Spark Clear Aligners

Dr. Michael T. DePascale shares his journey in the evolving field of orthodontics, highlighting the paradigm shift brought by clear aligner systems in 1998. He discusses his experience with Spark Clear Aligners, demonstrating their efficiency in achieving orthodontic goals with minimal appointments, showcasing a successful case study that dispels the notion that clear aligners are less effective than traditional braces.

May 11, 2020 5 min

Case Study: Superelastic archwire can achieve efficient movement and reduced trauma

Superelastic archwires have been a staple in orthodontic practices for two decades, but their uniform force delivery has limitations due to varying tooth characteristics. Learn how Drs. David Sarver and W. Eugene Roberts use SmartArchTM multi-force archwires to customize force delivery for each tooth. Clinical studies demonstrate that SmartArchTM archwires outperform traditional archwires, achieving faster and more efficient tooth alignment, reducing treatment time and PDL necrosis, and providing a significant advancement in orthodontic care.

Oct 22, 2019 5 min

Adult Orthodontic Treatment: Camouflaging Skeletal Discrepancy with Dental Movements

Orthodontic treatment for adults presents unique challenges, including missing teeth, extensive dental work, and compliance issues, as adult growth cannot aid in correction. A case study of a 22-year-old female with a mild Class III malocclusion illustrates the complexities. The successful non-extraction treatment plan involved aligning her teeth, correcting an anterior crossbite, and improving torque.

Aug 05, 2019 5 min

Case Study: Using Alternative Orthodontic Treatment Plans to Achieve Patient Harmony

In today's competitive orthodontic market, delivering superior outcomes and an exceptional patient experience is crucial to stand out. Innovative technologies and continuous learning are valuable tools for achieving this goal. Two case studies illustrate the power of modern orthodontic techniques in achieving successful results and satisfying patients' preferences, emphasizing the importance of combining clinical excellence with patient satisfaction.

May 01, 2019 5 min