Today is “bracketing day”!  A patient’ perspective
What you should know ….Bracketing is a long and tedious procedure.It is not painful, no needles are necessary.It must be p...
Precise bracketplacement is the mostimportant aspect inorthodontic alignment,after correct diagnosisand treatment planning.
The duration oftreatment is usuallyshorter in caseswhere bracketplacement is optimal.This is the reasonwhy we ask for your...
We place cheek retractors to insure   that your teeth will stay dry
We etch your teeth to make the enamel frosty (15 seconds)
Each tooth is rinced for 15 seconds                           Succion tip           Air and water              seringe
The teeth are dried
A light coat of resin is applied
Cure resin with the light gun for 10             seconds                  Light “gun” to                  cure the resin
A small mirror is used to insure that thebracket is properly positioned on the tooth
Excess cement is removed
We place another bracket until..
We are finished!!
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Bracketing information for patients

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A very simple presentation to show how we bond brackets with the indirect technique

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Bracketing information for patients

  1. 1. Today is “bracketing day”! A patient’ perspective
  2. 2. What you should know ….Bracketing is a long and tedious procedure.It is not painful, no needles are necessary.It must be performed with great care toinsure an optimum result of your orthodontictreatment
  3. 3. Precise bracketplacement is the mostimportant aspect inorthodontic alignment,after correct diagnosisand treatment planning.
  4. 4. The duration oftreatment is usuallyshorter in caseswhere bracketplacement is optimal.This is the reasonwhy we ask for yourpatience duringbracket placement.
  5. 5. We place cheek retractors to insure that your teeth will stay dry
  6. 6. We etch your teeth to make the enamel frosty (15 seconds)
  7. 7. Each tooth is rinced for 15 seconds Succion tip Air and water seringe
  8. 8. The teeth are dried
  9. 9. A light coat of resin is applied
  10. 10. Cure resin with the light gun for 10 seconds Light “gun” to cure the resin
  11. 11. A small mirror is used to insure that thebracket is properly positioned on the tooth
  12. 12. Excess cement is removed
  13. 13. We place another bracket until..
  14. 14. We are finished!!

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