Hawley with Transparent Wire
Less versatile than the flat labial wire, the transparent wire is nonetheless proving quite popular. Its discretion is quite appreciated by those patients for whom appearance is quite important. The transparent wire uniformly rests on the incisors and canines, maintaining them in position. However, the transparent labial wire is not very malleable; it thus leaves little room for adjustments.
Material required for manufacturing
– Upper stone model
– Lower stone model
– Wax bite in c.o.
Patients may choose the colour of their appliances. Regular acrylic is then replaced with coloured acrylic. One to three colours may also be chosen per appliance. These options actually encourage children to cooperate closely during orthodontic treatment