Facial and Dental Planning for Orthodontists and Oral Surgeons

Facial and Dental Planning for Orthodontists and Oral Surgeons

By G. William Arnett, DDS, FAC, Director, Center for Corrective Jaw Surgery, Santa Barbara, CA; and Richard P. McLaughlin, BS, DDS, San Diego, CA


1. Overview - treatment goals restated
2. History-taking - a form-based protocol
3. The clinical examination
4. Record taking - a basis for treatment success
5. Diagnosing the case
6. Treatment planning for the TMJs and musculature
7. Facial treatment planning
8. Orthodontic treatment planning