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Orthodontics/Endodontics:  The Orthodontic/Endodontic Interface Part 4

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Abstract: The final part of this four part series will review the effects of orthodontic treatment with endodontically treated teeth. There are few published articles on the challenges faced when treatment planning cases with the integration of both endodontics and orthodontics. This article will aim to summarize the implications of endodontic treatment on orthodontic tooth movement using current evidence, followed by some case examples highlighting aspects of the orthodontic-endodontic interface.

Clinical relevance: With an increase in the number of patients undergoing orthodontic treatment, there is a greater need for clinicians to be aware of the orthodontic management of endodontically treated teeth and also managing endodontic complications during orthodontic treatment.

Author notes: Hamza Anwar, BDS, MSc, MFDS RCS(Ed), MOrth RCS(Eng), MOrth RCS(Ed), StR in Orthodontics, University Dental Hospital of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, M15 6HF, James Darcey, BDS, MSc, MDPH, MFGDP RCS(Eng), MEndo RCS(Ed), FDS Rest Dent RCS(Ed), Consultant in Restorative Dentistry, University Dental Hospital of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, M15 6HF and Ovais H Malik, BDS, MSc(Orth), MFDS RCS(Ed), MOrth RCS(Eng), MOrth RCS(Ed), FDS(Orth) RCS(Eng), Consultant in Orthodontics, University of Manchester Dental Hospital, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and Northenden House Orthodontics, Sale Road, Manchester M23 0DF, UK.

Objective: To understand the clinical implications of orthodontic tooth movement on endodontically treated teeth and managing endodontic complications during orthodontic treatment.

 

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