15. Fixed Appliances – Indirect Bonding and Lingual Orthodontics

  1. Fiona Grist R.D.N., B.A. (Hons) OU

Published Online: 28 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444325522.ch15

Basic Guide to Orthodontic Dental Nursing

Basic Guide to Orthodontic Dental Nursing

How to Cite

Grist, F. (2010) Fixed Appliances – Indirect Bonding and Lingual Orthodontics, in Basic Guide to Orthodontic Dental Nursing, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444325522.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 10 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444333183

Online ISBN: 9781444325522

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Keywords:

  • fixed appliances, indirect bonding and lingual orthodontics;
  • lingual technique, patients increasingly aware - of advantages;
  • lingual orthodontics, initially pioneered in 1970s in Japan;
  • advantages of lingual orthodontics;
  • main difference between labial and lingual arch wires - in the shape;
  • lingual arch wires - like mushrooms as they have a rounded top;
  • disclosing tablets or solution;
  • fitting a lingual appliance;
  • indirect bonding technique;
  • procedure at the fitting appointment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Lingual Orthodontics

  • What Materials are Used

  • Pliers

  • Oral Hygiene

  • Fitting a Lingual Appliance

  • The Indirect Bonding Technique

  • The One Bonding Tray Method using Chemical Cure Adhesive

  • The Two-Tray Bonding Tray Method using Light-Cured Adhesive