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11. Patients with Periodontal Problems

  1. Birte Melsen
  1. Birte Melsen

Published Online: 9 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118702925.ch11

Adult Orthodontics

Adult Orthodontics

How to Cite

Melsen, B. (2012) Patients with Periodontal Problems, in Adult Orthodontics (ed B. Melsen), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118702925.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 23 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405136198

Online ISBN: 9781118702925



  • Malocclusion and periodontal disease;
  • Orthodontics;
  • Prevalence of periodontal disease;
  • Sagittal movement and transverse movement;
  • Tissue reaction;
  • Titanium molybdenum alloy (TMA);
  • Tooth movements;
  • Vertical bone defects


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Prevalence of Periodontal Disease

  • Malocclusion and Periodontal Disease

  • Orthodontics and Periodontal Disease

  • Indications for Orthodontic Treatment in Periodontally Involved Patients

  • Treatment of Patients with Flared and Extruded Upper Incisors

  • Tissue Reaction to Intrusion of Teeth with Horizontal Bone Loss

  • Treatment of Patients with Vertical Bone Defects

  • What are the Periodontal Limits for Orthodontic Tooth Movement?

  • Sequence of Treatment in Periodontally Involved Patients

  • Conclusion Regarding Influence of Orthodontic Treatment on Periodontal Status

  • References