Orthodontic treatment is the field of dentistry that treats malocclusion with normal occlusion. It consists of orthodontic treatment, which moves individual teeth to create an even dentition, and orthopedic treatment, which induces harmonious growth of the maxilla and mandible in growing children who have a non-esthetic appearance due to a mismatch of the maxilla and mandible. have. It is the newest and most specialized field of dentistry, making it the first specialty in dentistry to be established.
In the Orthodontics speciality, professors and former trainees are striving for academic excellence and high-quality treatment, and they are playing a leading role in domestic clinical orthodontics. By introducing the concept of interdisciplinary treatment into clinical practice for the first time in Korea, it is providing the best treatment for patients and has expanded its treatment area early to include advanced orthodontic fields such as lingual correction and esthetic correction, which have recently become subjects of interest. In particular, in the field of adult orthodontics, which is orthodontic treatment for adults with tooth defects along with periodontal disease, it is recognized domestically and abroad for its accumulated know-how through cooperation with periodontology and prosthetics.
- Professor / Cho, Jin-Hyoung
- Professor / Lee, Kyung-Min
- Assistant Professor / Oh Min-Hee