Elastics are used to move teeth together whereas coil springs may upright a molar

Before and after photos on orthodontic elastics springs coils and hooks performed in our Braces Orthodontics office.

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These pictures of teeth braces show elastic hooks and coil springs used in fixed orthodontics. Top photo – blue arrow – built in intermaxillary elastic hook. Both photos – show a coil spring being used to stabilize a mandibular second molar when using class two elastics [elastics are not shown].