Journal of Applied Dental
and Medical Sciences
Journal of Applied Dental and Medical Sciences is A Quarterly Published


Interproximal Enamel Reduction in Orthodontic Treatment: A Review

Abhishek Choudhary, Ankit K Gautam, Ajay Chouksey, Medha Bhusan, Mukta Nigam, Manali Tiwari


Interproximal enamel reduction is a part of orthodontic treatment for gaining a modest amount of space in the treatment of crowding. Nowadays interproximal enamel reduction has become a viable alternative to the extraction of permanent teeth, and helps to adjust the Bolton Index discrepancy. This review article discusses about the various interproximal enamel reduction techniques, indications, contraindications and complications.

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