Smile Arc and TMJ Health

Smile Arc and TMJ Health

Smile Arc  and TMJ health by Dr. Michel Champagne, BA, DMD, MAGD, IBO, CDE  Today the smile arc is a common concept in orthodontics. The goal of attaining…

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Ameloplasty

Ameloplasty

Starting With Ameloplasty by Dr. Michel Champagne, BA, DMD, MAGD, IBO, CDE What are the indications for ameloplasty and why should it be done in most cases…

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FOR A BETTER LIP SEAL

FOR A BETTER LIP SEAL

For a Better Lip Seal by Dr. Michel Champagne dmd, magd, ibo, cde Many patients, starting with younger patients, present a weak or no lip seal at all with…

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Phase One in the Permanent Dentition

Phase One in the Permanent Dentition

Phase One in the Permanent Dentition by Dr. Michel Champagne, BA, DMD, MAGD, IBO, CDE  When you treat an adolescent or an adult patient, you may need a…

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The Dynamics of Occlusion

The Dynamics of Occlusion

Many clinicians only evaluate malocclusions in a static position which means in maximum intercuspation. This is not the best way to make a diagnosis and…

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Chemotherapy and Orthodontics

Chemotherapy and Orthodontics

Chemotherapy and Orthodontics After posting of the infoletter on ‘’Orthodontics and Medication’’, one of you asked me ‘’What about orthodontics for a patient…

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Medication and Tooth Movement

Medication and Tooth Movement

Medication and Tooth Movement Orthodontic treatments are more and more accessible to adult patients and you will probably treat patients under medication.…

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