The clinical side of two-phase treatments: AAO 2020. Dr. Silvia Allegrini. AAO Episode 4. May 6th 2020

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Summary of webinar looking at 2 phase treatmen


Functional shift

  • Should be treated early
  • Use of RME, bonded to Es
  • More stable expansion in younger patients

Crowding (mandibular arch)

  • Should be treated in up to 5mm of crowding and patient concerns
  • Use of leeway space
  • Tool: Lingual arch


  • Treat if patients have concerns
  • Preferred method 1 phase for growth and reduced treatment times

Class 3

  • Treat if maxillary deficiency only
  • Protraction face mask – limited improvement
  • Least favourable interceptive treatment


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