NOA Orthodontic Mini-Residency Student Instruments and Supply list

Here is the list of instruments and supplies you will need for our NOA Orthodontic Mini-Residency

Instruments, and supply.

We have linked the hu-friedy website for some of the items, but you are welcome to find these instruments at other manufacturers.

  • Minimum required for hands on typodont exercises
  1. *Mouth exam Mirror
  2. *Ligature director
  3. *Mathieu plier
  4. *Heavy/hard Wirecutter
  5. *Pin and ligature cutter
  6. *Distal end cutter
  7. *Bird beak plier
  8. *Band seater/pusher
  9. *Band removal plier
  10. *Direct bond Bracket holder
  11. *Typodont Adhesive for brackets – Superglue
  12. *Swivel head brackets positioner. 
  13. *Face mask headgear – Class III
  14. *Rhino elastic for facemasks
  15. *Sea-lion elastic: class II, and class III
  16. *Tie in ligature wire, short and long
  17. *Koby ligature tie
  18. *Elastic color bracket ties 
  19. *TPA size 4 or assorted.
  20. *Power chain gray
  21. *For pictures: Occlusal and side mirrors, cheek retractors
  22. *Wires: 12Niti,14Niti,16x16Niti, 18×25 Heat Niti , 19x25ss, 18x18ss, 19x25ss KH, 19×25 Beta
  23. *Separators: Niti neet spring, and elastic
  24. *Niti closing Coils 12mm, 9mm
  25. *Open coil ss, close coil ss
  26. *Typodont for bracketing practice
  27. *Bands for typodonts: All 6s with tubes, and upper 6s with TPA sheet on the upper 6s only.
  28. *Metal twin brackets for typodonts: hooks only on the 3s.
  29. Expander turning key
  30. Light wire plier
  31. Three-prong plier
  32. Weingart plier:
  33. Hollow chop plier
  34. Offset How plier
  35. Arch forming plier
  36. Molar Tube holder
  37. Bite stick