Comprehensive Orthodontics

Comprehensive Orthodontics is an extended program designed to educate general and pediatric dentists who wish to add orthodontics to their practices. This course is based on the concepts and procedures provided in a graduate school orthodontic curriculum. It will take you from diagnosis through treatment and into retention. The course will cover: facial aesthetics and facial balance, craniofacial growth and development and growth projection, cephalometric analysis, skeletal age assessment, orthodontic diagnosis and treatment planning, early interceptive treatment, functional/orthopedic treatment, Straight-Wire edgewise appliance therapy, differential fixed appliance selection and management, biomechanical principals and retention.