Recent Advancements in Diagnostic Aids in Orthodontics - A Review

Ashish Kakadiya, Ragni Tandon, Aftab Azam, Rohit Kulshrestha, Madhvi Bhardwaj
2017 SM Dentistry Journal  
Every medical, dental and surgical procedure is solely based on the diagnosis of the underlying pathology or disorder. In recent times there has been a tremendous advancement in scientific technology which has helped dental practitioners all over the world. The use of computers in cephalometry has made it easier to view and measure various readings. Computer aided design and computer aided manufacturing have increased the accuracy and quality of all dental materials. In the field of
more » ... , there have been many advances. This article summarizes the recent advancements in diagnostic aids in Orthodontics which has helped revolutionize treatment planning for the Orthodontic fraternity. Gr up SM Copyright  Kulshrestha R Sure Smile Recent advances in computer management 3D imaging of dentition, manipulation of complex 3D data, and robotics have resulted in a new approach to treatment [28] . A patient centred practice is one that delivers high-quality care with a minimum amount of patient discomfort, compliance demand and chair time and completes treatment on time. Gr up SM Copyright  Kulshrestha R they continue to strive forward with much more technological advancement.
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