Fixed: Class I/II with Crowding

Case ID : BX8ML-015
Doctor : Dr. Marc Lemchen (New York, NY)
Start Date : 2014-01-21
Finish Date : 2015-05-09
Age : Adolescent
Age in Years : 11
Gender : Female

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

  • Estimated Orthodontic Treatment Time – 24 Month 100% 100%
  • Actual OrthoPulse Treatment Time – 16 Months, 33% Less Time, 8 Months Faster 77% 77%

Case Commentary : Adolescent patient with Class I relationship on the left side and Class II on the right, moderate overbite, overjet of 2 mm, moderate anterior crowding, and mandibular midline shift of 3 mm. The eruption of the mandibular right cuspid was blocked.

Treatment Goal : Improvement of the health, function, and aesthetics of the patient’s dentition. Overall improvement of skeletal growth pattern. Establish Class I relationship on both sides.

Retention Used : Fixed lingual maxillary and mandibular retainers. Removable maxillary and mandibular nighttime retainers.