Empower® Dual Activation System

Empower® Dual Activation System

Producer: American Orthodontics
American Orthodontics

Founded in 1968 and headquartered in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, American Orthodontics is committed to providing quality products, dependable delivery, and personalized service to the orthodontic specialist. With over 700 global employees and product availability in over 100 countries, American Orthodontics is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of orthodontic treatment supplies.

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One System. Multiple Applications.
Zero Compromise.

The Dual Activation System is a single, innovative concept with multiple applications - all designed to enhance your treatment philosophy. Here's what you'll experience with Dual Activation:

  • The best of both worlds - interactive and passive brackets in one unified system
  • Excellent anterior control
  • Improved posterior freedom play
  • Time saving benefits and ease of self ligation

The Choice is Yours

As the most complete self ligating bracket system in the industry, Empower brings you an unprecedented array of possibilities that puts control back in your hands. Dual Activation allows you to truly make the system your own.

Take the various options available with

Empower's Dual Activation and make the system your own. Extensive

prescription, wire, hook, and pad

options allow you to develop a system unique to your treatment style.

System Features and Benefits

American Orthodontics pioneered the Dual Activation system with the introduction of Empower Self Ligating Brackets. Utilizing Empower and Dual Activation delivers the time-saving benefits and ease of self ligation, while allowing you to treat your patients your way using the best of both interactive and passive systems.

  • Minimized ligation forces throughout the system
  • Interactive brackets on anterior teeth for full control and precise finish
  • Passive brackets on posterior teeth for improved freedom play
  • Matching in/outs between interactive and passive designs means no 1st order wire bending compensations

Prescription Choices*

  • McLaughlin, Bennett, Trevisi
  • Roth
  • Modified Damon
  • Roncone
  • Gianelly V-Slot
  • Additional Torque Choices

* American Orthodontics' prescription versions. No endorsement by the doctor(s) is implied.

Bracket Options

  • Three bicuspid pad choices
  • Optional, integrated hooks on laterals, cuspids, and bicuspids

Details DualActivation

The Price for full system MBT(or request) include 1 set up/low 5.5 and Tube 6 SL and 7 Tube