NimroDENTAL – Orthodontic Laboratory

Functional appliances

Also called orthopaedic appliances
  • Used mainly to correct a skeletal class II deformity
  • Holds the mandible in a forward position until the muscle reflex responsible for holding the mandible has modified so that the muscles are ‘reprogrammed’ to hold it in its new position
  • Can be used for the correction of class III skeletal deformity to a limited extent
  • To increase over-bite in deep bite cases
  • As a night time appliance to maintain the repositioning of the mandible after TMJ treatment

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