Propel Orthodontics,Tarrytown, NY, recently began a paid clinical evaluation for itsPropel® System, a micro-invasive procedure performed by orthodontiststhat aims to reduce teeth movement time. The procedure, calledMicro-Osteoperforation™, stimulates the alveolar bone to induce aninflammatory response and accelerate tooth movement in the treated area.

According to the company, Micro-Osteoperforation, when used duringactive treatment, can reduce the length of time required to move teethby up to 50%.

Orthodontists involved in the clinical evaluation will be compensatedfor their involvement. Those interested in participating in theevaluation and receiving free product can find more information at thecompany’s Web site.

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