Welcome to the lingual orthodontics web site of Dr. Cem Caniklioglu. In this website you can find information about the Lingual Technique and its treatment process, which is todays most advanced orthodontic treatment method. Lingual Orthodontics is also known as invisible or hidden braces in colloquial language. As you search through the website, you can learn about the differences of lingual orthodontics from other orthodontic methods and decide whether it is an appropriate treatment option for you.
About Dr. Cem Caniklioğlu
Dr. Cem Caniklioglu graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry of Istanbul University in 1992, and started to work as an assistant in the Orthodontics Department of the university in the following year. In 1998, he got a scholarship from Istanbul University and went to Temple University, USA, where he studied lingual orthodontics. Completing his doctoral studies in 1999, Dr. Caniklioğlu passed the exams of European Society of Lingual Orthodontics (ESLO) and World Society of Lingual Orthodontics (WSLO) in 2003, thereby earning the right to become an active member of these societies. He worked on clinical and scientific studies in lingual orthodontics between 2000-2006 in the Orthodontics Department of Istanbul University and since 2007, he has been running a private practice in orthodontics in his own clinic. Dr. Cem Caniklioğlu is recommended by the European Society of Lingual Orthodontics as one of the doctors who applies this technique in Turkey.
Dr. Cem Caniklioğlu has several patents concerning the instruments and methods in lingual orthodontics. His papers on the subject have been published both in Turkey and abroad, and he has also taught courses about the technique.