Multibracket technique

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The most important information about the "Multibracket Technique" course

Name Multibracket technique
Model Certificate course
Target group Dentists, orthodontists, assistant dentists
Language German
Duration 2 months
Number of modules 2
Structure 2 x 3 days
Course organization DTMD University Wiltz Castle,
The location of the classroom courses will be announced in due course depending on the number of participants (Hamburg, Luxembourg).
Course times TBA
Admission requirements Dental license
Tuition 2.300 € + 3% TVA
Payment modalities One-time payment, due upon booking

Participants who successfully complete the Multibracket Technology certificate course have the opportunity to receive a price advantage of 1.000 € for the Master (M.Sc.) in Orthodontics at DTMD University. Please note that this discount cannot be combined with other discounts.

Course content

In modern orthodontics, multi-bracket appliances are a proven method for correcting misaligned teeth. This two-part course teaches practice-oriented basic techniques to learn the various aspects of using multi-bracket appliances.
The correct placement of the brackets, the selection of suitable archwires and materials as well as the efficient use of retainers are crucial for successful treatment.

Part 1: Basics of multi-bracket appliances (01. - 03.09.2023)

  • Areas of application of multi-bracket appliances:Differentiation of the areas of application of multi-bracket appliances and aligners.
  • Bracket systems: Which systems are useful? Comparison of different bracket systems and their practical applicability.
  • Direct vs. indirect bonding of brackets: Advantages and disadvantages of direct and indirect bracket bonding.
  • Bracket positioning: special features for different patient groups and malocclusions:Specific challenges in children, adults and various malocclusions.
  • Practical exercise: bracket placement on the model:Practice correct bracket placement on models.
  • Bracket attachment on ceramic and metal:Techniques for attaching brackets to different surface materials.
  • Recognizing problem cases: Early recognition and avoidance of problematic treatment procedures.
  • Instruments and bending techniques: Instruments and bending techniques for manipulating wire arches.
  • Proximal enamel reduction: why, when and how! Indications and techniques for enamel reduction.
  • Treatment system:Structure and planning of orthodontic treatment.

Part 2: In-depth aspects of multi-bracket appliances (20 - 22.10.2023)

  • Treatment phases for efficient therapy:The orthodontic treatment phases and their importance.
  • Archwire materials: selection and application depending on treatment phases and objectives: Suitable archwire materials depending on the treatment phase.
  • Shaping and bending special elements in wire arches: bending exercises:Practical exercises for shaping and adapting wire arches.
  • Alloying: Rubber, metal, self-alloying systems: practical exercises: Applications and practical exercises on various alloying processes.
  • Treatment simulation on the typodont: Practical simulation of treatment cases on the typodont.
  • Orthodontic bands: indications and application:When are orthodontic bands indispensable?
  • Removal of brackets and bonding, enamel preparation:Atraumatic removal of brackets and enamel polishing to restore tooth integrity.
  • Modern, efficient retention: materials and techniques:Materials and techniques for long-term stability of treatment results.

Lecturers of this course