Relevant Orthodontic Research
Interproximal reduction (IPR) is the practice of mechanically removing enamel from between the teeth to achieve orthodontic ends, such as to correct crowding, or reshape the contact area between neighboring teeth.
*This case was corrected with DAMON Braces and IPR).
Zachrisson, B. U., Nyøygaard, L., & Mobarak, K. (2007). Dental health assessed more than 10 years after interproximal enamel reduction of mandibular anterior teeth. American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 131(2), 162-169. doi:10.1016/j.ajodo.2006.10.001
Jarjoura, K., Gagnon, G., & Nieberg, L. (2006). Caries risk after interproximal enamel reduction. American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 130(1),
26-30. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
Frindel, C. (2010). Clear thinking about interproximal stripping. Journal of Dentofacial Anomalies and Orthodontics, 13(2), 187-199. doi:10.1051/odfen/2010208