This movie describes a technique for extended orthodontic retention times using a small beta-titanium wire called EXTEND LTR (long term retention) made and sold by Reliance Orthodontics. It focuses on wire selection, wire forming and cementation of this lingual cuspid to cuspid retainer.
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Our miniPrevail® bracket is a true miniature twin bracket system that incorporates all the benefits of a larger bracket. Made in the U.S.A by G&H® Orthodontics. (c) G&H® Orthodontics., https://www.ghorthodontics.com
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This video demonstrates the placement of upper and lower Retanium splints. The patented wire Retanium is a highly malleable, flattened and micro-etched titanium wire that has an increased resistance to interproximal breakage. In this video Dr. James Hilgers elucidates the techniques involved with inserting this long term, semi-permanent retention device.