Prof. Dr. JACOB JOHN

Speciality - Dentistry
Designation - Consultant Specialist Orthodontics

Prof.Dr. Jacob John has been a Consultant Specialist Orthodontist at Aster Medical Centre – Qatar. He is an internationally recognized consultant specialist orthodontist with more than 14 years of experience in Qatar, Oman and India. He serves as a Professor and Postgraduate Guide for Masters training programme in Orthodontics for 10 years. Presently he is a recognized guide for Ph.D scholars in speciality of Orthodontics. Prof.Dr.Jacob has authored or co-authored over 20 peer-reviewed publications, 2 academic books and has presented 12 scientific papers internationally. He served as the Chief editor for the 45th Indian Orthodontic Society’ International Conference in 2010. He has chaired scientific sections of various national and international orthodontic conferences. Prof. Dr. Jacob’s main clinical innovations are functional appliance therapy, Finishing techniques in Orthodontics, invisaligner, self-ligating braces and training Orthodontic speciality. He delivers a wide range of quality orthodontic treatments for various orthodontic problems including skeletal growth deformities and all sorts of orthodontic malocclusions with advanced mechanics. He has completed specialized training in orthodontics from Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK and Royal College Of Surgeons of Ireland. He is a trained specialist orthodontist for Incognito Lingual Bracket System from Germany and Certified Orthodontist for invisalign aligner technology. Presently he is a member of British Orthodontic Society. 

Next visit scheduled for 6th to 13th November 2018

Education:
  • FDS RCPS (Glasg)
  • PhD
  • FFD Orth RCSI – Royal College Of Surgeons, Ireland
  • FDSRCS – Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, U.K
  • M Orth RCS – Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, U.K
  • MDS (Orthodontics)-  J.S.S Dental College and Hospital, Karnataka, India
  • BDS – FDC, Mysore, India