Case 036 Shen Garnett

Patient Information - Case ID: 036

  • Male
  • 24 Years
  • Aligners
  • Invisalign

Estimated Treatment Time

24 MONTHS

Actual Treatment Time with AcceleDent

16 MONTHS

Diagnosis

  • Class III molars
  • Mild spacing
  • Skeletal open bite
  • 8mm open bite
  • Posterior crossbite right & left
  • Excessive overjet
  • Convex profile
  • Mandibular asymmetry to the right
  • Mandibular occlusal cant down to the right
  • Upper incisors higher on the right
  • Midline discrepancy
  • Supernumerary tooth
  • Missing a lower incisor
  • Tongue thrust present

MECHANICS

  • Invisalign®
  • Started using AcceleDent® with aligner #17
  • 49 total aligners
    • U:30+12+11+14
    • L:30+12+11+14
  • 7 day aligner change
  • Elastics

Treatment Objectives Include:

  • Level and align teeth
  • Eliminate tongue thrust
  • Intrude posterior teeth to close down the bite
  • Extrude the upper right anterior teeth
  • Extract supernumerary tooth
  • Open space to bond peg lateral
  • IPR to help decrease overjet
  • Close space to decrease protrusion
  • Achieve some relative extrusion to close down bite
  • Improve function to eat