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Encouraging high standards in orthodontics throughout the world.

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Promoting orthodontic research.

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Encourage the formation of national and regional orthodontic certifying boards around the world

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The Japanese Orthodontic Society is preparing to welcome orthodontics around the world to the 9th IOC in Yokohama in 2020

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8th IOC Sept. 27-30 2015. Orthodontists from around the world came to London

A letter from President THOM

Greetings! This website offers a variety of resources for orthodontists around the world. Here, you can learn about numerous WFO affiliate organizations and the activities of WFO fellows. WFO fellows may also log into this site to pay dues, access the full content of the Journal of the World Federation of Orthodontists and update their profile information. Click here or on the Log In link at the top of this page.

If you are interested in membership, download an application. For a limited time, the WFO is waiving dues for new orthodontic student members and student membership renewals, as well as the first year of dues for those orthodontic students who become WFO fellows.



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The Journal of the World Federation of Orthodontists is now online

The JWFO is offered exclusively online on a quarterly basis, and WFO members have complete access to the peer-reviewed journal’s content as a membership benefit. Read More

WFO President Dr. Allan Thom looks forward to meeting orthodontists around the world  

Dr. Amanda Maplethorp of Canada begins term as WFO vice president

Società Italiana di Ortodonzia offers postgraduate students reduced registration fees for the 47th International Congress



    The RFP for the 10th IOC
         is now available. Click here for the RFP
                       and more information

    The 8th International Orthodontic Congress (IOC), Sept. 27-30, 2015, in London, England, was a tremendous success. Have a look....



    For a preview of the 9th International Orthodontic Congress (IOC) on October 4-7, 2020, have a look....