Volume : 3, Issue : 3, OCT 2019


Aswathy Krishna, Lukka Jagadish Babu


One of the main disadvantages of orthodontic treatment is TIME required to complete the treatment. Conventional treatment with fixed appliances is likely to last about 20 to 24 months. Unfortunately many potential orthodontic patients jeopardize their dental health and decline treatment, due to this long treatment times, So many methods are invented to reduce the duration of orthodontic treatment. Regional accelerated phenomenon {RAP} is an biological response of bone due to the noxious stimuli of surgical interventions where the tooth movement is accelerated. Accleration of tooth movement is a frontier topic in orthodontics these study will discuss a miniature review on the topic of regional accelerated phenomenon and its procedures.


Orthodontics, Regional accelerated phenomenon, Wilkodontics.

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