Designed for the busy practitioner who wishes to add orthodontic patient care to the existent dental services in the clinic. The candidate is encouraged to start Orthodontic cases in the practice and take our help in its progress.

12 modules of lectures, demo, hands on Typodonts and Patient work spread over 12 months and classes will be held 1-2 days per month

CERTIFICATE COURSE IN FIXED ORTHODONTICS – FAST TRACK (AFO Level III)

10-12 day FELLOWSHIP course with patient bonding = 2,50,000 INR. This is a one on one course where you will be the only course participant. You can do this at any time of the year. Center available is Bangalore and New Delhi.

Certificate course

Course curriculum

Lectures, Hands on and patient exposure

COVERING :

  • Scope of orthodontic patient care
  • Photography, presentation & diagnosis
  • Listing of the problems
  • Can I do it?
  • Wires– their properties, types and usage.
  • Wire bending,
  • Brackets and their selection
  • Banding & Bonding demo & hands on
  • Ligation demo & hands on
  • Tooth movement, Forces and mechanics
  • Aligning the dentition
  • Bite opening procedures
  • Space closure & Finishing
  • Retention with removable and fixed appliances
  • Straight wire appliance
  • MBT Treatment Mechanics

 

Fees includes : 2 Sets of wires required for straight wire treatment , two sets of direct bonding straight wire technique brackets, two sets of bond-able tubes, one light cure adhesive, One set of mirrors for intra oral photography, Tea and snacks on all days and certificate of attendance . Typodont returnable.

Diploma and International Fellowship programmes

Course curriculum

Lectures will be focused on basic & clinical aspect of fixed orthodontic treatment including but not limited to aspects such as –

  • Diagnosis and treatment planning
  • Clinical selection of arch wire materials
  • Biology and biomechanics of orthodontic tooth movement
  • Bonding in Orthodontics
  • Anchorage control in orthodontics
  • Preventive, interceptive and corrective Orthodontics
  • Biomechanics of Extraction space closure
  • Three stages of comprehensive fixed orthodontic treatment – Leveling and aligning, space closure, finishing and detailing.
  • Myofunctional appliances
  • Adult orthodontics
  • Retention and relapse
  • Lingual Orthodontics
  • Clear Aligners

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED –

All cases will be treated with straight wire mechanics (MBT prescription).

Clinical-

Each participant will start his/her patients provided by Academy, from the second module onwards and subsequently carry on treatment under full time supervision and guidance of the faculty. Each participant would get TWO new cases and 4-5 carry forward patients.