Bluegrass Appliance


Effective for young patients with tongue or thumb-sucking habits, the Bluegrass Appliance disrupts these behaviors while offering an alternative, aiding habit cessation. Its key component, a Teflon roller, is preferred over smaller beads or alternatives that pose a swallowing risk.


  • Bands on the 1st permanent molars
  • .036 base arch
  • The on roller, stainless steel, or the on roller, stainless steel, or soldered to the bands

Suggested Materials:

  • Wire: Chromium Cobalt or Stainless-Steel wire
  • Solder: Silver Solder (Cadmium Free)