The main feature of a mobile appliances is the possibility the patience has to apply it and remove it autonomously. These appliances are best suited for mixed dentures, to correct jaw alignment and treat small teeth misalignments. Also, they can be used as preparation for fixed appliance therapy, and are suitable for both jaws.
Course and duration of therapy
Therapy duration depends heavily on each patient's problem and the chosen solution. Just as for the fixed ones, the standard duration of mobile appliance therapy is 18 months, with three to six months variations. Regular check-ups are a must, and are usually conducted every six to 10 weeks.