Annual Scientific Congress of the Korean Association of Orthodontists
PASSION FOR A LONG JOURNEY :
Nature vs Nurture
November 5(Thu) - 6(Fri), 2020
Precongress: November 1(Sun) / VOD: November 7(Sat) - 8(Sun)
Non-growing Class III orthodontic treatment aided by micro-implant anchorage
Dr. Jae-Hyun Sung
Professor Emeritus, Kyungpook National University
He graduated from Dental school of Seoul national University with DDS.1972
He completed a orthodontic training course with MSD and PH.D in Kyunghee University
He served for 26 years from 1978 to 2004 as a professor at Kyungpook National University
He served as president of Korean Association of orthodontists
Now he is a emeritus professor at Kyungpook National University.
This presentation will cover skeletal and dental features of skeletal Class III malocclusion.
and a brief review of the treatment options we have used before MIA.
Emergence of MIA changed a lot of treatment mechanics and broaden our ability to treat Skeletal Dysplasia including Class III malocclusion so that it has reduced orthognathic surgery.
I have used it in mandible and maxilla as well for treatment of Non-growing class III malocclusion since it introduced us 2000.
I will discuss the difference between two options : distal retraction of lower dentition aided by MIA in mandible and distal uprighting of lower dentition aided by MIA in maxilla and CIII elastics.
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