See Also: Common Tooth Movements , Difficult Tooth Movements
At Orthosnap, we pride ourselves on offering comprehensive treatment plans.
With this, you are able to see the estimated cost, the length, IPR, and/or attachments if needed. What you'll also see is the exact tooth movements planned for each sequential aligner step.
Let's take a look at the different sections:
The Top Bar
This provides a high-level estimate for the treatment plan.
Note: On the right side of the header you'll find the estimated number of steps for each arch, and the length of treatment in months.
This section displays the exact vector of movement of each tooth
A key to what each movement in the plan means.
There are 9 movements commonly seen in our treatment plans:
Intrusion - int
Extrusion - ext
Mesial Rotation - mr
Distal Rotation - dr
Mesial Torque - mt
Distal Torque - dt
Buccal Torque - bt
Palatal Torque - pt
Full body movement - green square, no abbreviation
A green square represents a full-body-movement.
A yellow square represents a tooth movement, without a full-body-movement, often accompanied by an abbreviation, representing some other type of movement.
Attachments will all be represented in blue squares
IPR will be represented in orange squares.
An example treatment plan:
In this treatment plan, you can follow the path of tooth #6.
Needs an attachment
Movement at step 2 - buccal torque
Movement at step 4 - full body movement
Movement at step 6 - buccal torque
Related Topics and Information:
Click to learn more about Common Tooth Movements and our Difficult Tooth Movements.
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