fixed-bite-plate

Fixed Bite Plate

The Fixed Bite Plate is used to treat deep bites allowing for the eruption of the posterior segments. This appliance is cemented into place and can be used in conjunction with fixed brackets. As with any fixed acrylic appliance, custom colors can be chosen.

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Description

Treatment & Care

This appliance should be cleaned every day with toothpaste and a soft toothbrush, morning and night. Encourage the patient to give sufficient time to clean thoroughly around the appliance, gums, teeth, and bands to maintain proper hygiene and prevent inflammation. 3 minutes is recommended.

Materials

  • Wire: American Orthodontics Chromium Cobalt

Attachment and Band Options

  • AO Maximum Retention Bands
  • Leone Web Bands
  • AO .022 Slot w/ Hook
  • AO Headgear and .022 Slot with Hook
  • AO MBT w/hook
  • AO Double Slot w/ Hook