Advanced Dento-Facial Orthopaedics – Melbourne (August 2022)

  • August 4, 2022 - August 6, 2022
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

This seminar begins with an in-depth review of the standard orthopaedic appliances including a written quiz for each appliance. This allows each doctor to evaluate his or her own level of understanding.

We will then cover more advanced orthopaedic cases like children suffering with cleft palates and the orthopaedic and orthodontic preparation for skeletal Class III cases requiring orthognathic surgery.

We will outline why obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is a critical issue for both children and adults and that proper diagnosis and treatment are essential to the overall health and quality of life for our patients.
Once you understand how jaw development affects facial bone and dental malocclusion, you will see importance of maxillo-facial orthopaedics in treating patients with developmental issues relating to the oral facial complex.

You will learn

  • Growth and development of the face and jaws.
  • The difference between orthopaedic and orthodontic malocclusions.
  • Diagnosing, treatment planning, appliance selection, and appliance placement and adjustments.
  • Air way obstruction, tongue function, arch development, and correction of Skeletal Class II and Class III children.
  • How to incorporate maxillofacial orthopaedics into your dental practice.

This course is constantly updated with the newest ‘State of the Art’ appliances and treatment concepts. It is an easy way for the doctor & staff to stay up to date on all of the latest advances in diagnosis and clinical procedures.

  • Learn The Latest Appliance Techniques
  • Integrate Orthopaedic — Orthodontics ALF Therapy
  • Reduce Treatment Time
  • Improve Patient Compliance

Course Details (24CPD Hours)

  • Practical Solutions To Compliance Problems
  • Advanced Rick-A-Nator Therapy
  • ALF Appliances
  • Chirodontics
  • Walters Twin Block Therapy and Adult Modifications
  • Ultra Block (Used For The Younger Developing Class II Patients).
  • Bionators. Semi Fixing In, Resetting and Adding Vertical Elastics
  • Variations In Clasps and Springs
  • Fixed Expanders Transverse and Sagittal
  • Distal Drivers
  • Nickel Titanium Fixed Expander
  • Quadhelix and Rapid Expansion Therapy including the Super Screw
  • Class III Mechanics Non-Surgical and Surgical Cases
  • Frankel III Appliance
  • Treatment of Cleft Palate Cases
  • Correction of “Gummy Smile Lines”
  • Snoring and Sleep Apnea Appliances
  • How To Use The Bimler Plus Cephalometric Analysis In Orthopaedic Therapy
  • Excellent Self Evaluation Test Of All The Orthopaedic Appliances, i.e., Schwarz, 3D, Crozat, Sagittal, Williams, Bionator, Frankel III and ALF Appliance
  • Marketing For Profitable Orthodontics
  • Analysis Of Your Own Patients Models During Break Times and At The End Of The Day.

Some of the orthopaedic therapy and appliances you will master

Williams Lip Bumper

Williams & Delta Force

Fixed Maxillary Expander

Intra-Oral Key

Fixed Distalising Appliance

Fixed Distalising Appliance

Upper ALF

ALF With Delta Force



Reverse Pull Headgear

Cl. III Therapy


Modified FR III



More Information

For more information, please download the brochure below. Click here to download the brochure and registration form



Venue Website:

192 Wellington Parade, Albert Park,, Melbourne, VIC, 3002, Australia