Fixed: anterior crowding and increased overbite

Case ID : TS1.5-010
Doctor : Dr. Tim Shaughnessy (USA)
Start Date : 2013-04-23
Finish Date : 2014-03-05
Age : Adolescent
Gender : Female

Extraction : Non-extraction
Diagnosis : Class 1
Malocclusion Diagnosis : Crowding
Mechanics : Labial

  • Estimated Orthodontic Treatment Time – 20 Month 100% 100%
  • Actual OrthoPulse Treatment Time – 10 Months, 48% Less Time, 10 Months Faster 52% 52%

Case Commentary : This patient presented with class II, div 2 upper incisor position, mandibular anterior crowding, and increased overbite. She also required the short-term use of a left class II elastic; this usually takes more time, yet she still finished in 10 months, and 7 days.

Treatment GoalGoals of treatment included alignment, bite-opening, and classification to Class I canine occlusion on the left.