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FEATURES
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The Buzz on HFV

Dr. Bill Dischinger discusses how he's used
high-frequency vibration to speed aligner
treatment to the degree where patients
change out their aligners a few times a week.

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Community Marketing

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Growth Potential
Orthotown editorial director Dr. Daniel Grob talks to Drs. Matthew
and Courtney Dunn and learns how they quadrupled their
practice locations in just over a decade.

MESSAGE BOARDS
from orthotown.com

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Interesting UR6
This Townie asks for advice on how to treat
a new patient with ideal occlusion that was a
UR6 that is almost submerged.

IN THIS ISSUE
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Orthotown.com Highlights
Embrace Progress

Practice and Healthy Skepticism

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Orthotown Editorial Director Dr. Daniel Grob
comes back from the latest AAO annual session
to share some insights on certain important
decisions he's had to make in his personal
practice life.

Townies share their thoughts on how to treat
this 11-year-old patient.

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Impacted Mandibular Canine

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Industry News

This Case Is Suitable
for Canine Substitution
real orthodontics for real orthodontis

June 2019 * Vol. 12, Issue

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Orthotown's editorial directo
partnered with a pedodontist
in AZ
to open his new practice

OFFICE VISIT:

p. 26

p. 34

a case
Dr. Bill Dischinger presents
with twice-weekly aligner changes
p. 44

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New Products
Poll
Product Profile: Luno
American-Forged Instruments
Product Profile: AcceleDent Optima
Ad Index

Office Visit

Dr. Daniel J. Grob

Dr. Daniel
J. Grob

USING VIBRATION TECHNOLOGY
NT
TO SPEED ALIGNER TREATME

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COMMUNITY MARKETING

Author Melissa Herbinko knows
what works best-and shares
some of her top tips for success
p. 52

Orthotown's editorial director shares a glimpse inside
his newly opened practice, in which he teamed up with a
pedodontist to speed up the referral process and provide
joint consultations. Grob shares how this unique setup
works for him along with the products and services he
can't practice without.

COVER PHOTOGRAPHY: KYLE PATTON

This doc shares how he plans to treat a
female patient with congenitally missing U2s.

A division of Farran Media

Melissa Herbinko, author of Wait! What? We're
Growing: Practical Advice on How to Market
Your Orthodontic Practice ... From an Insider to
You, shares advice to get into the community
to promote your practice.


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