Damon / Clippy-C
Reduction of Frictional Forces Damon/Clippy-C
Frictional force which is one of the factors that interfere with tooth movement is reduced with application of braces where the caps shaped lid is closed and fixed on bracket. Depending on the type of braces, they are called “Clippy-C” or “Damon.”
|In case of tooth extraction,
treatment without extraction is possible.
|Most aesthetic among self-ligation
brackets and whitening orthodontics is possible.
Advantages of Damon / Clippy-C
MERIT 01 Shorten treatment period
Reduced friction force shortens treatment time
MERIT 02 Less pain
Self-ligation bracket lessens pain as its wire is thinner than pre-existing devices
MERIT 03 Decreased treatment time on visiting day
Self-ligation with sliding door technique enables treatment in a simple way
MERIT 04 Reduced number of visiting clinic
Self-ligation braces require visits with intervals of 6~8 weeks or more