About 100 orthodontists from India participated in the Indian Orthodontic Society (IOS) Mid-year Convention 2014 (IOSMYC--2014) held at University of Valencia, Spain, recently.

D. Lakshmayya Naidu, Principal, Professor and Head of the Department of Orthodontics and Dento-facial Orthopaedics, KLR Lenora Institute of Dental Sciences at Rajanagaram, near Rajahmundry, attended the conference and received a Certificate of Appreciation from the organisers for presenting a paper on the latest methods in orthodontic surgeries and dento-facial orthopaedics.

Research papers presented

According to Dr. Naidu, orthodontists from India shared their research papers with peers.

A few professors of orthodontia from both Spain and India presented their scientific research papers on various subjects relating to orthodontics.

Dr. Lakshmayya Naidu said post-graduate medical students must take up research in orthodontic surgeries and dento-facials.