Dr Nikhilesh Vaid
-Director & Chief Consultant ,ONLY ORTHODONTICS,Mumbai,India
-Visiting Professor,European University Dental College , DHCC,Dubai,UAE
-Executive Committee Member,World Federation of Orthodontists
-Past President,Asian Pacific Orthodontic Society
-Past President,Indian Orthodontic Society
-Editor in Chief, APOS Trends in Orthodontics
-Advisory Board Member, WIOA

Lectured in more than 40 countries including important podiums like the IOC,AAO, AOC,APOC,FDI and the APOC
Published more than 60 peer reviewed papers and Guest edited two issues of Seminars in Orthodontics

Title of Talk

Lets crunch some numbers !


Temporary Anchorage applications are mainstay in orthodontic practices today.Clinical Prowess in a progressive speciality should be fortified by research findings that can augment their efficacy in our protocols.
This presentation will focus on quantifying maxillary changes when extra alveolar bone screws are employed for vertical control in the maxillary dentition.

The scope of the presentation will be :
-Vertical Control in Orthodontics : The terrain!
-Clinical Permutations for Vertical Control
-Current Perspectives and Research Designs examining non surgical treatment of vertical problems
-Quantifying Vertical Maxillary Changes in 45 patients :A Cephalometric Evaluation of treatment effects
-Synthesis of Evidence and relevance of the"crunched numbers"!