Accelerating Orthodontic Treatment Using Mechanical Vibrations Through PVDF Actuators
An intra-oral vibrating device that is contained in the mouth is capable of shortening and increasing the effectiveness of the orthodontic treatment.
Traditional braces and retainers (”fixed orthodontics”) require an extended period of 2-3 years to move teeth into the desired position. Fixed orthodontic treatment also...
Inventor(s): M. Amin Karami, Muath Bani Hani, Sawsan Tabbaa
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Dental, Campus > University at Buffalo