Research Paper On Unthreading Braces

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REMOVING BRACES AND GETTING A RETAINER Now that the patient has had the braces on it’s the time to have them remove. Preparing to remove the braces from the patient mouth an appointment is scheduled for the patient to come into dental office. Orthodontist has their assistance remove the braces. The elastic bands are first removed using a scaler. After all the elastic bands have been removed the wire will be unthreaded using Mathieu. Once that is done the brackets and molar band will be removed and the dental assistant will use a band remover and scaler. The bracket remover is used by squeezing the bracket together, which causes a release from the bond and the bracket glue junction leaving behind adhesive residue on the tooth.

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