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Course:

Orthofellowship: Straight Wire Mechanics-Special Emphasis on Deep Bite Cases-Module 6, Course 1

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Continuing Education Credits:

1 CE

Course Presenter(s):

Jim Prittinen

Education Methods:

Subject Code:

370

Date Added:

2/7/2024

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Course Overview

This course will discuss what constitutes a mild, moderate, and severe deep bite as well as the various techniques of correcting these Orthodontic challenges.  The basics of wire bending will be reviewed and how to use reverse curve wires effectively when treating deep bite casesThe clinical implications of incorporating reverse curve wires into treatment will be explained.  How to treat a deep bite in mixed dentition cases with tip back mechanics will also be detailed. 

Course Objectives

1. Differentiate between a mild, moderate, and severe deep bite Orthodontic case.

2. Identify when to intrude anterior teeth or extrude posterior teeth when treating a deep bite Orthodontic case.

3. Bend stainless steel reverse curve wires and anticipate the clinical impact that these wires will produce.

Course Instructors

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Jim Prittinen

Dr. James Prittinen graduated from the University of Minnesota Dental School in 1981, and practiced general dentistry in Virginia, MN. Dr. Prittinen began doing orthodontics in 1984 and has been a US...See Bio

Additional Information:

Date Added:

2/7/2024

Review Date:

11/7/2026

Expiration Date:

2/7/2027

Target Audience:

This course is intended for dentists and other dental professionals from novice to advanced.

Educational Method:

Self Instructional Online CE Course

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No images in this presentation have been altered.

SCIENTIFIC INTEGRITY STATEMENT:

Information shared in this continuing education activity is developed from clinical research and represents the most current information available from evidence- based dentistry.

KNOWN BENEFITS AND LIMITATIONS:

Information in this continuing education activity is derived from data and information obtained from the reference section.

EDUCATIONAL DISCLAIMER:

Completing a single continuing education course does not provide enough information to result in the participant being an expert in the field related to the course topic. It is a combination of many educational courses and clinical experience that allows the participant to develop skills and expertise.

This continuing dental education activity is a DentalXP activity. DentalXP designates this activity for 1 continuing education credit(s).

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DentalXP ownership and staff have no relevant financial relationship to report.

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10/1/2023 to 9/30/2025.

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