Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists Bulletin Spring 2014 - (Page 32)

Case Report Beginning with this issue, a video of the Case Report will be posted on the PCSO website. -Ed. Pre-TreaTmenT PROFILE FRONTAL SMILING How would you treat this malocclusion? Case M.L. 11 years, 10 months H istory A i ntraoral F indings n 11-year and 10-month-old Asian female presents to your office with a chief complaint of an unerupted tooth. Her medical history is non-contributory, and she receives routine dental care. E xtraoral F indings Facial analysis reveals full, competent lips with proportional facial thirds. Overall facial symmetry is noted. RIGHT LATERAL 32 The clinical examination reveals a Class II subdivision left malocclusion with retained maxillary right deciduous canine. The patient has moderate crowding on her maxillary arch and mild crowding on her mandibular arch. She also has a 10% overbite on the maxillary central incisors. Her maxillary left lateral incisor is edge-to-edge and her maxillary right lateral incisor is in crossbite. There is no functional shift. The mandibular dental midline is coincident with her facial midline, but her maxillary dental midline is shifted to the right side by approximately 2 mm. Gingival attachment appears within normal limits, and oral hygiene is good. FRONTAL LEFT LATERAL PCSO BULLETIN * SPRING 2014

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists Bulletin Spring 2014

A Magical, Spooky, International, Educational Time in Anaheim
New Columns
View From The Top: President’s Perspective
AAO Council on Scientific Affairs (COSA) Report
AAO Trustee Report
ABO Update
How To Save a PCSO Bulletin Article as a .PDF File
The Importance of Healing
Incoming and Outgoing Radiographs
Resident Spotlight: A.T. Still University, Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health Postgraduate Orthodontic Program
Use of the XBOW™ Appliance Vs. the FORSUS™ Appliance for Class II Correction
Advanced Research Avenues at the Roseman University of Health Sciences Orthodontic Program
Dr. Gerald Nelson
The Interdisciplinary Team: Managing Patients with Impacted or Ectopically Positioned Teeth
Miniplate Anchorage for Midface Protraction in Class III Patients and Molar Distalization in Class II Malocclusions
Achieving Financial Independence: A New and Younger Members Featured Lecture
The Role of Orthodontics in Trauma Management
Converting a Tube

Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists Bulletin Spring 2014