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Implants in Orthodontics: A Review

Mankirat Grewal, Jyoti Mago, Manish Jhamb, Manmeet Singh


With advent of newer technology in dentistry, implants have turned out to be a boost in orthodontics. These implants help to control the tooth movement. Mini screw implants are currently one of the most commonly accepted treatment modality. At times, these are referred as temporary anchorage devices. It provides the skeletal anchorage when incorporated in the bone and it supports the whole unit. The purpose of this article is to discuss history, indications, implant materials, size, shape, advantages and method of placement of these anchorage devices.


Keywords: Implants, anchorage, skeletal, dental technology


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Mankirat Grewal, Jyoti Mago, Manish Jhambet al. Implants in Orthodontics: A Review. Research & Reviews: Journal of Dentistry. 2017; 8(1): 5–8p.

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