The ALF for Maxillary Development is utilized as a nature inspired palatal expansion appliance. It is characterized by the lack of U- shaped crescent attachments on the cuspid/canine teeth as well as cribs on the upper first molars.
The ALF for Trauma Release is a powerful tool for releasing cranial strains and integrating naturally occurring patterns of swallowing and breathing.
The Stealth ALF design is commonly utilized to treat adult patients who desire a more gentle, gradual and sophisticated approach to craniofacial development and wellness.
The use of the pediatric designs for maxillary development are commonly associated with comfort, compliance and amazing results.
The innovative and efficient design referred to as the ALF Wavey Wire appliances are utilized to mimic the natural signals created by chewing and swallowing to enhance growth of the lower jaw.
The versatile, fully customizable and powerful appliance designs that feature a combination of wire and acrylic/plastic components to add functionality to the ALF approach are referred to as ALF Omni designs.
The ALF design known as the NeuroLingual Activator (aka Nice Little Appliance) is utilized as both an adjunct to the ALF family of wire based appliances and as a stand alone therapy for sleep disordered breathing, headaches, clenching/grinding, temporomandibular joint disorder and craniofacial pain.
The Nordic Positioner is a customized dental appliance used to integrate the results of active arch expansion and mandibular advancement as a nighttime appliance. It can be used to support airway maintenance as well as neurological and physiologic stability as a stand alone treatment or in conjunction with the use of other ALF based appliances.