Modern Ortho Lingual Buttons
Lingual buttons are used in many instances for labial, as well as lingual orthodontics. A simple method is demonstrated to fabricate the lingual buttons chair side. The buttons made are aesthetic as they are made from composite resin and can be successfully bonded anywhere on all tooth surfaces
They have many applications in orthodontics such as the application of elastics, crossbite correction, bonding impacted canine, extrusion of teeth, habit breaking, anchorage augmentation, and lingual bonded retainer.