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PowerScope™ 2 Class II Corrector

PowerScope 2 brings you simple, efficient, Class II correction like you've never seen before. This latest generation features a stronger wire attachment nut and visual activation indicators. It addresses critical needs of the orthodontist, including patient comfort and acceptance, extensive range of motion, simple installation and much more.* PowerScope 2 goes from package to treatment in just seconds, and unlike other Class II correctors, there's no need for assembly, measuring, or appliance manipulation. This wire-to-wire device delivers unmatched patient comfort, eliminates the need for headgear tubes or special band assemblies, and can be used with either banded or bonded molar tubes.

PowerScope 2 has the ability to treat the following types of cases:

  • Class II correction with dentoalveolar compensation of occlusion (Class II elastics effect)
  • Class II division 1 malocclusions
  • Class II division 2 malocclusions
  • Unilateral correction of Class II
  • Asymmetric cases - midline correction
  • Distalizing upper posterior teeth (headgear substitute)
  • Mini-screw alternative - anchorage for mandibular arch space closure (aplasia)
  • Aid with opening space for future implants
    • Anterior maxilla
    • Posterior mandible
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Product Features

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Magnetic Feature

Magnetic sleeve slides onto driver for secure hold of appliance during installation.

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Patient-Friendly Design

PowerScope's low profile means a more aesthetic appearance, and its smooth, rounded design provides better patient comfort. There's no piston extending distally from the upper molars, which helps reduce ulceration.

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Ready To Use

One-piece, no assembly required, and no need for lab setup.

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Hex Head Screws

Reverse screw thread assembly minimizes screw loosening during treatment, while hex head design allows safe and easy appliance delivery.

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18mm Telescoping Mechanism

Durable, proven telescoping design will not disengage during treatment, helping avoid unnecessary emergency visits.

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Nickel Titanium Internal Spring Mechanism

260mg. spring activated mechanism means reduced treatment time compared to traditional Class II Herbst appliances.

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Open Channel Attachment Nut

Simple wire-to-wire installation reduces inventory of special band attachments and headgear tubes.

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Alternate Closed Channel Attachment Nut

Closed channel attachment nut allows for extra oral installation and wire is fully encapsulated.

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Ball and Socket Joint

Unique design maximizes lateral movement for improved patient comfort and acceptance.

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Activation Lines

Three distinct lines provide a clear visual cue to aid in activation of the appliance.

Key Features

In-House Cycle Testing

American Orthodontics tested PowerScope 2 to more than nine million cycles. That's equal to opening and closing your mouth once every six seconds, every minute you're awake, for more than two years.

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American Orthodontics PowerScope 2

AO Product Manager Jon Wiegert takes you through an overview and the activation of the PowerScope 2 Class II Corrector.

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American Orthodontics PowerScope Activation

Dr. Andy Hayes gives us a quick look at how to properly activate the PowerScope Class II Corrector using shims.

American Orthodontics PowerScope 2 Class II Corrector Activation Process

American Orthodontics PowerScope 2 Class II Corrector Activation Process

AO Senior Product Manager Dan Lopez gives us a look at how to properly activate the PowerScope 2 Class II Corrector. Also includes an additional tip from Dr. Andy Hayes.

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