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by rsprouse
Sat Feb 18, 2006 5:33 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: 8th Adjustment: The female ortho, elastics, and a question.
Replies: 9
Views: 1500

Class I is what is considered ideal. Everything is judged based on the location of the first molars (maxillary arch compared to mandible). Class I has the front outer (mesial buccal) cusp of the upper first molar sitting in the middle on the outside of the lower first molar (buccal groove). Class II...
by rsprouse
Thu Feb 16, 2006 9:01 pm
Forum: Archive: Ask the Doc
Topic: Ceramic vs. Metal Brackets
Replies: 2
Views: 1030

Ceramic vs. Metal Brackets

Hi, I have a decision to make and would like another professional opinion. I am in my late 20's, had braces when I was younger along with a palatal expander. I currently have a unilateral cross bite (from 12 - 15) due to insufficient maxillary width and slight mandibular anterior crowding and a midl...