Orthodontic course emphasizes the basic concepts and principles of orthodontics including diagnosis and treatment planning to enable the student to recognize a developing malocclusion and be confident to deal with the problem or refer for appropriate specialist treatment at the correct.


  • To understand the role of orthodontics in overall patient care.
  • To recognise the developing malocclusion.
  • To understand the appropriate timing of interventions and the treatment to be rendered.
  • To justify and rationalize orthodontic treatment plans.
  • To understand the designs of removable appliances and its treatment procedures and limitations.
  • To be updated with treatment techniques and its limitations.

Head of Department

Asst. Prof. Dr Azrul Safuan Bin Mohd Ali

Phone No. : 09-5705000

Asst. Prof. Dr Christopher Lawrence Tan Soon Lee


Phone No. : 609-5705486

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Noraini Bt. Abu Bakar


Tel : 609-5705000

Asst. Prof. Dr. Siti Hajjar Bt. Nasir

Tel : 609-5705055

Asst. Prof. Dr. Cheong Joo Ming


Tel : 609-5705000