Open Bite

K Clear Case Open Bite Patient Details Age: 34 years old Gender: Female Chief complain: Anterior openbite and severe mandibular joint clicking with pain Diagnosis Anterior openbite 3-4mm Slight crowding in upper anteriors Class I canine and molar relationship on right side Slight class II canine relation left side Right condyle mild dislocation on mouth opening CMD[…]

Deep Bite with crowding

K Clear Case Study Class II moderate deep bite with crowding Patient Details Age : 25 years old Gender : Female Chief complain : crowding in upper and lower teeth Diagnosis Class II skeletal tendency Class II canine and molar relation bilateral Mild crowding in upper jaw (4 mm) Slight to mild crowding in lower (3 mm)[…]

How clear aligners got there?

How Clear Aligners got there? written by Dr. Sherif Kandil Since the inception of digital clear aligners in the late nineteen hundreds, we have seen clear aligners move through many different stages. Mostly small incremental stages that added small value bit by bit but never came to the point of full concept upheaval. The most[…]

Deep Bite and Arch Deficiency

K Clear Case Class II DIV II with deep bite and arch deficiency Patient details Age:28 years old Gender:Female Chief complain:crowding in upper and lower teeth – shy smile Diagnosis Class II Div II Deep bite (5 mm) Moderate crowding in upper arch (7 mm) Moderate crowding in lower arch (6mm) Midline shift (3 mm) Treatment planning[…]

Crowding

K Clear Case Class II DIV 1 with crowding Patient details Age:14 years old Gender:Male Chief complain:crowding in upper and lower teeth Diagnosis Class II skeletal tendency Class II canine and molar relation bilateral. Moderate crowding in upper (8mm) Mild crowding in lower (5 mm) Upper midline shift Generalized gingivitis Treatment planning Number of aligners:Upper: 36 aligners[…]

Dynamic Clear Aligners and 4-D printing

Dynamic Clear Aligners and 4-D printing Interview with K Line Europe founder Dr. Sherif Kandil Dr. Sherif Kandil about visions and missions We all heard about 3-D printing, what does 4-D stand for? Yes, that is true that we have been hearing lately only about 3-D printing, nowadays 4-D represents the dimension of time. 4-D[…]

Tips for inserting and removing

How do I insert the aligners and how do I take them out? We’ve put together some hints and tips for wearing your K Clear. This will get you to your dream smile as soon as possible. 1 Insert When inserting the aligners, slide them over your incisors first. Then use your fingertips to press the[…]

Tips for first insertion

How does the first insertion work? We’ve put together some hints and tips for wearing your K Clear. This will get you to your dream smile as soon as possible. 1 Wear overnight We recommend that you wear the aligners for the first time overnight. This reduces the risk of taking the aligners out due[…]

Daily wearing time

How long should I wear my Aligners? To get your teeth in the right position quickly and effectively, following your daily wearing time is particularly important. Each aligner should be worn for at least 21 hours a day. The aligners will be replaced with new aligners every one to two weeks, depending on your doctor’s[…]