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)[…]

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[…]

After treatment: Retainer

How do the teeth stay in position after treatment? Each aligner treatment follows a so-called retention period. This begins directly after wearing the last aligners. Your doctor will decide which procedure suits best for you and your teeth. Fixation of the tooth position Each of our aligner sets already comes with a retainer. This looks[…]

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[…]

Getting used to the aligners

How do I quickly get used to the aligners? Also, if the counterpart does not see the aligners, we notice a change in the mouth immediately and your new aligners will not remain hidden from your tongue for long. But with a few tricks you will quickly get used to your new companions and come[…]

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[…]

Feeling of pressure while wearing

What you should know about the feeling of pressure when wearing the aligners 1 The pressure exerted by the aligners varies from one aligner to the next. Each aligner provides a specific and predetermined movement. 2 A feeling of pressure, and thus mild pain, may occur at the time the aligner is worn and should[…]

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 care and storage

How do I properly handle my aligners? 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 Clean Always clean your aligners after removing them and before reinserting them. We recommend that you clean the aligners with denture cleansing tablets.[…]