Current challenges and opportunities for orthodontics: an optimist's views.

@article{Vig1983CurrentCA,
  title={Current challenges and opportunities for orthodontics: an optimist's views.},
  author={Peter S. Vig},
  journal={American journal of orthodontics},
  year={1983},
  volume={84 3},
  pages={264-6}
}
  • Peter S. Vig
  • Published 1983 in American journal of orthodontics
R ecently I was reminded by an esteemed colleague in practice that orthodontics is a mixture of art, science, and business. As he happened to be the father of one of my graduate students, I began to think about his statement, and I wondered just how well we are doing in preparing his son to follow in his footsteps. Orthodontists are a special breed. It is doubtful if any other health professionals are more agonizingly self-critical or set themselves higher standards of clinical performance… CONTINUE READING