The AIO is a Scientific Association formed by Orthodontists and has a path traveled of more than 25 years of existence. The main objective of this Association is to bring the Spanish Orthodontists together with the Ibero-American Spanish speaking countries, including Portugal and Brazil.
Ortodontia é uma especialidade odontológica que tem por objetivo diagnosticar, prevenir e tratar as irregularidades dento-faciais, que tecnicamente são denominadas maloclusões.O profissional especializado nesta área é denominado ortodontista.
The Argentine Society of Orthodontics was founded on June 12, 1933. It is a not-for-profit institution, declared an Entity of Public Property, which groups dental professionals in training and specialized in Orthodontics as partners (currently approximately 2000 dentists) .
On January 25, 1994, the Brazilian College of Orthodontics was founded at the headquarters of Sociedad Paulista de Ortodoncia, in Calle del Livramento, 243, in the city of São Paulo, which later became known as the “Brazilian Association Of Orthodontics – ABOR “.
The Argentine Society of Lingual Orthodontics has been created within the Argentine Society of Orthodontics to gather in its bosom the orthodontists who participate in the study and the practice of techniques of Lingual Orthodontics.
Sometime after Dr. Ron Roth began practicing orthodontics, he came to the conclusion that the quality of orthodontic results could be improved with the inclusion of functional as well as aesthetic treatment goals.
World Federation of Orthodontists
The WFO was formed at the 4th International Orthodontic Congress (IOC) in San Francisco by 69 affiliated organizations on May 15, 1995 and now has over 8000 WFO fellows and 109 affiliated organizations.