The MARA (Mandibular Anterior Repositioning Appliance) is a functional appliance used to correct an overbite or the extra distance some patients have between their top and bottom front teeth due to the lower jaw being set back/underdeveloped. MARA (Mandibular Anterior Repositioning Appliance) is used to achieve Class II correction treatment goals. Each MARA comes with both upper and lower archwire tubes to facilitate the option of fixed mechanics being used in conjunction with MARA treatment.
adulthood. Adults are apparently capable of remodeling of the fossa and reshaping of the condyle, as well as significant dentoalveolar remodeling. It is reported that the appliance produces remodeling similar to what the Herbst some-times shows, except it has less vertical effect on . The MARA appliance (Mandibular Anterior Repositioning Appliance) is an effective way to correct overbites, and an improvement over headgears, which was often how comparable overbites used to be treated. Everything is inside the mouth so patients are less self-conscious during treatment. Also the Mara appliance cannot be removed.
The Herbst appliance and MARA appliance (Mandibular Anterior Repositioning Appliance) are types of orthodontic appliances that help the lower jaw to catch up in growth. A Herbst appliance or MARA appliance is secured into placed by The Super Dentists with dental cement and cannot be Author: Tinyfrog DC.