The Begg Appliance and Technique PDF Free Download (Direct Link)

The Begg Appliance and Technique PDF Free Download (Direct Link)

Appliances that are fixed or fitted onto to the teeth by the operator & cannot be removed by the patient at will are called fixed appliance.
It Can do complex tooth movement  Better control over tooth movement  Better control of anchorage & extraoral force can be used in conjunction with fixed Eg: Head gears.  Doesn’t require pt co-operation  Better aligning, detailing & finishing of the occlusion  Disadvantages:-  Difficult to maintain good oral hygiene  More time consuming to fix & adjust  More conspicuous and not esthetically pleasing. Requires special training of the operator  Patient visit the orthodontist at regular intervals  Comparatively expensive.

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