International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences
2020, Vol. 6 Issue 3, Part I
Class III malocclusion with anterior open bite, orthodontic treatment in an adult patient: Case report
AUTHOR(S): Dr. Bosy Thankam Mathew and Dr. Girish Kumar
Patients with anterior open bite appear both dentoalveolar component and with increased skeletal vertical dimension.
Objectives: The main objective was to treat open bite with an ideal overbite and overjet relationships and to maintain proper intercuspstion with midline correction.
Results: The goal of the treatment has been achieved according to patients' desire and satisfactory interdigitation. In further follow up no relapse has been seen.
Conclusion: The treatment resulted in an aesthetic, functional, and stable occlusion, along with an improved facial profile.
Pages: 565-570 | 173 Views 11 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Dr. Bosy Thankam Mathew, Dr. Girish Kumar. Class III malocclusion with anterior open bite, orthodontic treatment in an adult patient: Case report. Int J Appl Dent Sci 2020;6(3):565-570. DOI: https://doi.org/10.22271/oral.2020.v6.i3i.1008