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Friday, December 13, 2013
Materials Used for Braces
I have had braces for the last 3 1/2 years, almost 4. When I would go to the dentist, they would place a circular like wire on top of the brackets and attach the `hook` to the wire. What is this called?
Sounds like a Kobayashi tie.
Mark G Hans, DDS, MSD
Professor of Orthodontics
School of Dental Medicine
Case Western Reserve University