Making a Good Use of a Good Material: BioForce® Arch Wires

Written by Dr. Mladen M. Kuftinec, StomD, DMD, ScD

Introduction

This section will describe and illustrate appropriate uses of an outstanding orthodontic product: BioForce arch wire. A BioForce wire is a super-elastic shape memory Nickel Titanium wire that provides gradually increasing forces from anterior to posterior segment, all within one arch wire. Therefore, BioForce wire can be deflected or activated in such a way that it will produce significantly lower forces when deflecting it in the area that engages relatively small anterior teeth, while it will gradually increase the force moving from the anterior to the posterior segment of the wire.chart3 Continue reading Making a Good Use of a Good Material: BioForce® Arch Wires