Dr. George J. Papasikos is a Provider of Periodontally Acellerate Orthodontics and Wilckodonics®

Periodontally accelerated osteogenic orthodontics (PAAO): An interdisciplinary approach for faster orthodontic therapy

Periodontally accelerated osteogenic orthodontics is a relatively new procedure designed to minimize the time taken for orthodontic treatment. The orthodontist avails of the aid of a periodontist to perform decortication of the bone and places bone graft for rapid orthodontic correction of malocclusion.

Procedure makes it a better alternative to orthognathic surgery in cases like mandibular skeletal Class-III malocclusion. It also offers better anchorage due to a difference in support around the anchored tooth and the tooth to be moved; furthermore, the treatment window of approximately 4 months provided due to this procedure provides a decrease time duration for orthodontic therapy.

Office Info

Bedminster Office

100 Somerville Roadbedminister map
Bedminster, NJ 07921
Tel: (908) 470-9000
Fax: (908)470-9777
Email:Bedminster@PapasikosPerio.com
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Days/Hours In Office
Monday- 9:30am – 5:30pm
Friday – 9am – 3pm
Alternating Saturdays -9:30am – 1pm

 

Montclair Office

55 Park Streetmontclair map
Montclair, NJ 07042
Tel: (973) 783-2300
Fax: (973) 783-8756
Email: Montclair@PapasikosPerio.com
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Days/Hours In Office
Tuesday – 12noon – 8pm
Thursday – 8am – 5pm
Friday – 8am – 2pm

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