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Devoted his life to shaping new faces
Title : Devoted his life to shaping new faces Devoted his life to shaping new faces
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Source : Advertiser, 14 November 1980, p. 7
Date of creation : 1980
Format : Newspaper
Contributor : State Library catalogue
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Adelaide orthodontist Percy Begg perfected a new system of straightening teeth and correcting jaw malformations during the 1950s. His technique used a newly developed wire which exerted force more effectively on the teeth and jaw and removed the need to use precious metals for orthodontic bands.

Related names :

Begg, Percy Raymond

Period : 1946-1979
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