Modifi ed Use of Quad Helix to Correct Scissor Bite in Growing Child: A Case Report

Authors

  • Sanjeev Vaid1, Aditi Malhotra2, Dimple Chainta3, Kehar Singh Negi4, Atul Singh5

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijocd.v8i2.12060

Keywords:

Scissor bite, malocclusion, quad helix, early treatment.

Abstract

Molar scissor?bite is a common finding in orthodontics and many times, it can be found as a sole malocclusion
in a patient. Alignment of such buccally erupted molars is a challenging task. This article describes a modified
use of conventional quad helix appliance to correct scissor bite in a growing child.

Author Biography

Sanjeev Vaid1, Aditi Malhotra2, Dimple Chainta3, Kehar Singh Negi4, Atul Singh5

1Assistant Professor, Dept of Dentistry, Room no. 106, Dr Y.S. Parmar, Govt. medical college, Nahan, 2Ex-Resident,
Department of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics, HPGDC, Shimla, 3Assistant Professor, 4Professor &
Head, Department of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics, HPGDC, Shimla, 5Senior Resident, Dept of
Dentistry, Room no. 106, Dr Y.S. Parmar, Govt. medical college, Nahan

Published

2020-10-16