Surgical Exposure and Orthodontic Positioning of An Unerupted Ndibular Canine: Case Report

Authors

  • S. Sindhuja
  • Mohan Valiathan

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i3.15391

Keywords:

canine impaction, surgical exposure, orthodontic force

Abstract

This report describes the surgical and orthodontic management of a patient with a buccally impacted
permanent mandibular canine. Following surgical exposure, orthodontic traction was applied to reposition
the canine with resultant proper functioning, excellent esthetics, and good periodontal health.

Author Biographies

S. Sindhuja

1
Post Graduate, 2Professor, Department of Periodontics, Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital, Chennai

Mohan Valiathan

Professor, Department of Periodontics, Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital, Chennai

Published

2021-05-17

How to Cite

S. Sindhuja, & Mohan Valiathan. (2021). Surgical Exposure and Orthodontic Positioning of An Unerupted Ndibular Canine: Case Report. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(3), 685-688. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i3.15391