“Bending Course” from Prof. Dr. Bilgin Giray in Department of Orthodontics

“Bending Course” was organized at Department of Orthosontics of Süleyman Demirel University accompanied by Prof. Dr. Bilgin Giray from Nişantaşı University.

A training on “Standard Edgewise Technical Bending Course” was given by our university’s lecturer, Prof. Dr. Bilgin Giray hosted by Department of Orthosontics of Faculty of Dentistry at Süleyman Demirel University. The philosophy of Standard Edgewise Technique was explained during the course, and information about characteristics of the wires used inside mouth and pliers used during bending archwires were given. Topics such as “preparing an individual arch form specific to each case”, “ideal arch bending from circle and edged archwires”, “arch coordination”, “1st, 2nd, 3rd mode bendings”, “loop bendings” were handled and their manipulations were shown.

Course attendees had the chance to practice and examine how bends are made more closely and thanks to the course, existing information about wire bending, which is an indispensable element of the training and practice of orthodontics was updated. New information was acquired and theoretical and practical information was shared.

The faculty, PhD and Master students of Department of Orthodontics of Süleyman Demirel University as well as lecturers of Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry of various universities participated in the training provided by Prof. Dr. Bilgin Giray from Nişantaşı University.

Release date: 31.05.2019