Orthodontic Pearls: A Selection of Practical Tips and Clinical Expertise synthesizes a wealth of information gleaned from clinical and administrative experiences in orthodontic practice. The administration and running of an orthodontic practice is not often taught extensively or formally in most schools. This book fills that gap by providing tips,
The Relevance of Continuing Education to Orthodontic Practice. Administration: The Practice. Management of the New Patient. Orthodontic Investigations. Cone Beam Computed Tomography. Orthodontic Photography: An Update. Case Discussion. Inter-, Intra- and Extraoffice Communications as an Orthodontic Risk Management Tool. The Extended Duty Orthodontic Team. Marketing an Orthodontic Practice. Psychology for Patient Compliance. Fixed Appliances. Practical Tips for Getting the Benefits from Self-Ligating Brackets. Orthodontic Auxiliaries. Auxiliary Springs for Crown and Root Movement. Digital Technology for Orthodontics: Features and Benefits. Temporary Anchorage Devices. Interdisciplinary Treatment. Impacted Canines. Lingual Technique in Current Orthodontic Practice. Temporomandibular Joint: Disc Displacement. Detailing the Final Occlusion. Removable Appliances. Retention. Laboratory Aids. Appendices.