Essential Biomechanics

The Scientific Basis for Orthodontic Excellence.
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Do not read the wire!

By |March 16th, 2020|Categories: Post|

“What is essential is invisible to the eye.” Antoine de Saint-Exupery Historically, orthodontic appliances are described as shape-driven or force-driven.(1) The first group constitutes those with whom the professional expects the tooth to move precisely

Top Ten 2019

By |December 16th, 2019|Categories: Post|

We have organized a top 10 list with the most viewed videos of the blog this year. Enjoy! 1) 10_Fundamental_Concepts: a little teaser of our first interactive E-book, available in three languages for free download.

The Wisdom Tooth – Angel or Devil?

By |September 26th, 2019|Categories: Post|

The debate over the removal of asymptomatic impacted third molars still continues. The very high prevalence of this condition (up to 80%!) and its possible associated complications led me to write the present post. The

We need more equilibrium

By |June 13th, 2019|Categories: Post|

Everything in life requires equilibrium. If we think about the functioning of our bodies, for example, we will realize that deviations for more or less in certain physiological variables may cause serious consequences for general