A new appliance for efficient molar distalization.

  title={A new appliance for efficient molar distalization.},
  author={Vaibhav R. Gandhi and Falguni Mehta and Harshik Parekh and Manop Agrawal},
  journal={Journal of clinical orthodontics : JCO},
  volume={51 11},
The first premolars and first molars are banded; banding of the second premolars is recommended for better anchorage. Palatal sheaths are welded to the upper first-molar bands (Fig. 1). The first and second premolars are attached with .040" wire to an acrylic covering that is in close contact with the palatal surface. If the overbite permits, this acrylic… CONTINUE READING