LABIAL 2 LINGUAL – The most comprehensive orthodontic course in the World!


NEW DELHI, INDIA, May 14th to 19th

BANGALORE, INDIA, May 29th to June 3rd

BANGALORE, INDIA, November 20th to 25th (Dr Ravi)

NEW DELHI, INDIA, November 20th to 25th (Dr Archana)

Miami from March 26th to 30th and September 18th to 22nd

New York from June 12th to 17th and December 1st to 6th

Can’t wait till then? Find out how you can learn with our SELF-STARTER course here and then attend the Classroom course for the advanced classes. Do you want to organize AFO Course in your city or country? Then contact us to become AFO Course Coordinators!



The 6 days Orthodontics Fellowship training courses in India, provides you with the skill to start fixed orthodontics cases in your practice. AFO conducts the 6 day Fellowship course twice every year in Bangalore, India during the months of April and October and in New Delhi, India during the months of May and November. Patients can be provided if booked in advance. The astute participants gets a specially designed course whereby they are directly given FELLOWSHIP certification. AFO provides you with the most complete handson orthodontics training courses!

This 6 days course is intended for dentists who have little or no experience in orthodontics and want to learn to incorporate it into their practices or progress from removable appliances to a comprehensive, fixed technique. This is a one-of-a-kind, hands-on course which will help you to increase your practice base. This course is also meant for all those who have completed the Level I and wants to pursue the advanced Level II and Level III certifications.

You can become AFO Fellow & Certified Orthodentist by attending the AFO courses in Orthodontics. All AFO courses come with a free 5 year post-course mentoring. Take the entire course or take Level I alone or Level I and II alone according to your convenience.

The experienced orthodontist and former AFO course participants can also learn LINGUAL ORTHODONTICS as part of this course. AFO is conducting the 1 day course on STb Lingual Orthodontics and will show the course participants proprietary indirect bonding technique developed by Dr.Ravi Kumar specifically for Lingual orthodontics practice. Lingual course will be conducted the day before the Fellowship course starts (Day 0).

Certificates and Accreditation

What you get from the Course

  1. Hardbound Course Manual
  2. CD with soft copy of study materials
  3. 5 years free post course mentoring and 10mts discussion time for all your cases
  4. Access to clinical photographs and Course videos online
  5. Cert.(Ortho) certification and Fellowship from AFO OR Certified Level I /II / III

Straight Wire Orthodontics Demystified (LEVEL I)

AFO proudly presents the Level I certificate course in Straight Wire Orthodontics on Day 1 and Day 2.

Date: Day 1 and Day 2

Time: 10.00 AM TO 5.00 PM each day

Course Fee: $500


Day 1

  1. Introduction to AFO Course Philosophy
  2. Growth and Development
  3. Biomechanics
  4. Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
  5. Extra oral examination / Habits
  6. Intra oral examination
  7. Photography in Orthodontics and Model Analysis
  8. Cephalometrics
  9. Space gaining
  10. Straight Wire Appliance
  11. MBT System
  12. Armamentarium
  13. Banding and Bonding

10.Anchorage Control


12.Retention and Relapse

Day 2

Hands-on Typodont – Full mouth Banding, Bonding, Wire placement and Wire removal

Orthodontics of Biomechanics (Level II Certification)

The Level I and Level II can be taken together for a direct Level II certification.

Date: Day 3, Day 4, Day 5

Time: 10.00 AM TO 5.00 PM each day

Course Fee Level II $1000 (Level II alone for those who have completed Level I)

Course Fee Level I and Level II together $1500


Day 1

Biomechanics of Wire bending within PEA



Day 2

Biomechanics of Wire bending within PEA II

Model Analysis


Day 3

Realistic Treatment PhilosophyTM

Interceptive Orthodontics

Functional Orthodonti

Advanced Orthodontics (Level III Certification Condensed)

Day 6 – Orthodontic Mini Screw Implants with handson on Typodont, Self Ligating Brackets, Tip-Edge, Begg’s Technique (Handson)

Course Fee $500

Course Fee for Level I to Level III (Fellowship) $2000


Day 1

Mini Screw Implants (Handson)


Self Ligating

Begg’s (Handson)

Handson Work shops

1.Hands on training on typodonts

2.Practical class on Cephalometric Tracing and Analysis

3.Practical class on Model Analysis

  1. Practical class on Wire Bending
  2. Practical class on Orthodontics Mini Implants (TAD)
  3. Practical class on Begg’s Technique

Case Review & Post-Course Mentoring No extra charges will be levied for the post-course mentoring of all new and in-progress cases for a period of 5 years. This post course mentoring is the unique highlight of the course as this will allow the participant to discuss their cases as the treatment progresses. Each participant also gets 10mts of online discussion time per case if needed.

Patient Cases

We can provide patients for practice of bonding and the different stages of follow-up

FAFO – Fellowship of Academy of Fixed Orthodontics and Cert. (Ortho) for all those who takes up Level I to Level III.

Each of the above courses is stand-alone and participants can stop at any level, if they are satisfied with the clinical / knowledge outcomes for the particular skill level

Course Fee: $ 2000 or as detailed above for individual courses

Course Registration Form

Lingual Orthodontics – STb Technique

Day 0 – 1 day course on STb technique in Lingual Orthodontics with handson on Typodont

Course Fee – $ 1000


Lingual Straight Wire – Technique and Practice


For more information:

Call Us: 1-800-755-0346


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“The course was very interesting.” Dr.BASHIR ELMILADI, Tripoli, Libya, North Africa. Mob:00218912152956 (12.00 to 8.00pm IST)”Its great!”Dr.ABDULLAH ELMILADI, Tripoli, Libya, North Africa. Mob:002183745279 (10.00 to 11.00pm IST)”An eye opener. Best orthodontics handson course ever attended.”Dr.Farayi Shakespeare Moyana, Zimbabwe, Africa. Mob:00263772431882 (8.30 to 4.30pm Local Time)”It was very good compared to other courses!”Dr.AZIM, Afghanistan. Mob:0093700272829″It was very good compared to other courses!”Dr.OZAIR, Afghanistan. Mob:0093799241473Very well planned and it gives you the confidence to start off right after it is overDr.K.S.Srivatsan, MDS, Uttar Pradesh, India. Mobile: 09415027314

Now I am ready to practice orthodontics in my clinic!

Dr.Haider, Iraq. Mobile: +9647712639438


Dr.Ritu Verma, Haryana, India. Mobile: +91 9816784217 (6.00 pm to 8.00pm IST)

Great Experience!

Dr.Danny Dutta, Assam, India. Mobile: +91 9435081168

AFO Orthodontics Course has covered all the needed things which is required for starting practicing orthodontics. Now I feel confident to start doing it!

Dr.Parikshit Pandey, Rajasthan, India. Phone: 09125764909

Perfect course for the practicing Dentist!

Dr.Moses Thong, Nagaland, India. Phone: 09774168982

Superb course in orthodontics!

Dr.Neeraj Narang, Ambala, Haryana, India. Phone: 09992007003

Felt, good and confident after doing it!

Dr.Sunita Dhariwal, Haryana, India. Phone: 09466237178 (Call after 5.00 pm IST)

Very useful and interesting!

Dr.Anand Suresh, New Delhi, India. Phone: 09711916378

Extremely Satisfactory!

Dr.Sanjeev Kumar, Uttaranchal, India. Phone: 09045090456


Dr.Pankaj Biala, Punjab, India. Phone: 09872761938

It was very good and to the point!

Dr.Puneet Malhotra, Punjab, India. Phone: 09815583533

Very Satisfying!

Dr.Ruchi Bhuyan, Orrisa, India. Phone: 09438160144

“Good Experience.”

Dr.Adisorn Hanworawong, Thailand Mob:0066813713196

“Looking forward to start practicing orthodontics. Very good experience and exposure for a beginner like me to start taking up orthodontics cases. I have build some confidence in me!”

Dr.Rubini Arasu, Malaysia Mob:0060163782184

“Very Good. God bless you sir!”

Dr.Navanath Pise, Belgaum, Karnataka, India Mob:09480001091

“I am just a starter and I can tell that this course has given me the confidence to start fixed orthodontics treatment in my clinic.”

Dr.Sanjay Kumar Singh, Karnataka, India Mob:09986445864

“Good Experience. Gives the confidence to start fixed orthodontics.”

Dr.Amish Doshi, PO BOX 66576-00800, Nairobi, Kenya, Africa.

“Excellent! I feel I will be able to handle cases with more confidence.”

Dr.Praful M Sanghavi, Kenya, Africa Mob:00254202227725 (9.30 am to 4.00pm Local Time, Mon – Fri)

“Concise, precise insight into Orthodontics. Excellent course for the general practitioner.”

Dr.Rashmi Raghavan, Bangalore, Karnataka, India. Email:

“Overall good experience and glad I did it!”

Dr.Sandhya Ramanujam, BDS, DDS, Bangalore, Karnataka, India Mob:09880027728

“Good to start practicing orthodontics.”

Dr.Krishna Mohan,Karnataka, India. Mob:09886668567 (8.30 to 4.30pm Local Time)

“There were lots of discussions which created confidence and enthusiasm.”

Dr.Karthigeyan L, Ipoh, Malaysia Mob:0060125684060

“It has been very useful. Now after attending the course, I have confidence in taking up orthodontics cases.”

Dr.Shajahan V A, Saudi Arabia Mob:00966547405286 (9.30 am to 9.30pm Local Time)

“It is a very good course to start orthodontic practice.”

Dr.Dharmendra Gupta, Madhya Pradesh, India Mob:09981720853

“Excellent and very Enlightening.”

Dr.Mohammed Tukur Njidda, Kano, Nigeria, Africa Mob:002348038345222

“Very Interesting and easy to understand for beginners.”

Dr.Didier Rwamamara, Rwanda, Africa Mob:00250784106487 (6.00 pm to 8.00pm Local Time)

“It was fun learning through the easy and interactive lectures.”

Dr.Archana Singh, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India Mob:09931162408


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