Twin Block Appliance-A Review

Authors

  • Padmavati.R
  • S.Muthuraman

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i3.15386

Keywords:

Class II malocclusion, Magnetic twin block, Inclined plane

Abstract

Twin block appliance is mostly for correction of class II malocclusion part with mandibular skeletal retrusion.
This appliance uses the force of occlusion of teeth, the most natural functional mechanism to initiate bone
remodelling process for functional correction of malocclusion.

Author Biographies

Padmavati.R


Senior Lecturer, Department of Orthodontics, Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital,
Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research, Chennai

S.Muthuraman

Undergraduate Student, Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital,
Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research, Chennai

Published

2021-05-17

How to Cite

Padmavati.R, & S.Muthuraman. (2021). Twin Block Appliance-A Review. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(3), 667-670. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i3.15386