Removable Distalizing


Cetlin Appliance


The Cetlin appliance is used to distalize the upper first molars. This is achieved with 5 mm helical springs centered with the upper first molars. The springs are made of .028 spring wire. An anterior bite plane is added to dislodge the occlusion. A lateral to lateral labial bow with acrylic added and Adams clasp make up the retention.




Shammey


The Shammey Appliance is used to distalize the upper first molars. This is achieved with 3 mm helical springs centered with the upper first molars. The springs are made of .022 x .028 wire. An anterior bite plane is added to dislodge the occlusion. A lateral to lateral labial bow with acrylic added and Adams clasp make up the retention.