A 40-year-old member asked:
What are some alternate to orthodontal implants?
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Orthodontics 53 years experience
Many signs: Temporary implants (tads) are sometimes used to provide anchorage, to provide a stable construct to use to move teeth. Sometimes there are no alternatives. Sometimes other teeth, headgear, trans-palatal bars, lingual arches, and so many other orthodontic appliances can be used instead. Often, however, tads are the best alternative. Discuss this with your qualified orthodontic specialist.
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Dentistry 32 years experience
Alternate: Orthodontics was successful prior to the useTAD's though their benefit is undeniable.
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Last updated Mar 13, 2015
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