Interproximal reduction

What is interproximal reduction and what does it do? With the help of the interproximal reduction, short IPR, the enamel at the contact points of two teeth is minimally reduced. In the case of crowding, more space may be necessary for the correction of misalignments. IPR achieves this without any extraction. The IPR is carried[…]


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[…]