Clinician Corner- A Simple and Efficient Modified Goshgarian Arch (“T” Arch) Appliance for Correcting Single Tooth Scissor Bite ZH01-ZH02
Dr. Harshal Ashok Patil,
Private Orthodontic Practice, Aditya Chambers, Housing Society, Jalgaon-425001, Maharashtra, India.
Scissor bite is a rare form of malocclusion that is often accompanied by varying degrees of facial asymmetry. Correction and treatment of scissor bite in posterior teeth is a challenging job for an orthodontist. There are several treatment options for correction of scissor bite in posterior teeth but some have their own ill-effects on the dentition thus contributing further to the problem and some require patient compliance which compromises the outcome of the treatment. Therefore to overcome these drawbacks we have designed a new appliance to correct the molar scissor bite.