Focus and Scope

The aims and scope of the Bangladesh Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics are to upgrade orthodontic education, research, orthodontic practice and treatment delivery in Bangladesh and to stay competitive with international arena of orthodontics with an emphasis on the following areas

To improve orthodontic education & research

  • Clinical studies
  • Efficacy of orthodontic appliances,
  • Introduction of  newer techniques
  • Systematic reviews
  • Mechanisms to improve and speed orthodontic treatment

The journal seeks to publish

  • Original articles
  • Definitive reports of wide interest to the orthodontic community,
  • Case Reports
  • Short Communications
  • Review  articles on current topics

All  reviewed accepted articles are published free of charge.

Publication Frequency

The Journal is published bi-annually in the months of April & October. There are two issues per volume.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Editorial Board

Chairman:
Prof. Dr. Md. Emadul Haq BDS, D. Orth, RCS, FCPS (Hon.)
Supernumerary Professor and Head,
Dept of Orthodontics,
City Dental College and Hospital,
President, Bangladesh Orthodontic Society,
Fellow : World Federation of Orthodontist.

Editor-in-chief :
Prof. Dr. Md. Zakir Hossain BDS, PhD,
Professor and Head,
Dept of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics,
Dhaka Dental College and Hospital,
Secretary General, Bangladesh Orthodontic Society,
Fellow : World Federation of Orthodontist,
Executive Committee  Member-Asia Pacific Orthodontic Society (APOS).

Co-Editor:
Dr. Mostaque Hasan Sattar BDS, DDS,
Associate Professor of Dentistry,
Dhaka Dental College and Hospital,
Joint Secretary- Bangladesh Orthodontic Society,

Members:
Dr. Gazi Shamim Hassan BDS, PhD, 
Associate Professor & Chairman,
Dept of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics,
BSMMU,
Treasurer-Bangladesh Orthodontic Society,
Fellow: World Federation of Orthodontists

Dr. Mohammad Ali Sikder BDS, PhD,
Associate Professor and Head,
Dept of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics,
Bangladesh Dental College and Hospital,
Vice President, Bangladesh Orthodontic Society,
Fellow: World Federation of Orthodontists

Dr. Mohammed Saif Uddin BDS, PhD,
Associate Professor and Head,
Dept of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics,
Pioneer Dental College and Hospital,
Fellow : World Federation of Orthodontists

Dr. Mahmood Sajedeen BDS, FCPS,
Assistant Professor,
Dept of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics,
BSMMU,
Cultural Secretary, Bangladesh Orthodontic Society,
Fellow: World Federation of Orthodontists

Dr. Md. Shamim Al Mamun BDS, FCPS,
Associate Professor and Head,
Dept of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics,
University Dental College and Hospital,
Press and Publication secretary-Bangladesh Orthodontic Society,
Fellow :World Federation of Orthodontists

Dr. M Muklesur Rahman BDS, FCPS,
Assistant Professor,
Dept of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics,
Dhaka Dental College and Hospital,
Organizing Secretary- Bangladesh Orthodontic Society, Fellow: World Federation of Orthodontists

Dr. M. Wazed Ali BDS, FCPS,
Assistant Professor and Head,
Dept of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics,
Chittagong Medical College and Hospital (Dental Unit),
Member: Bangladesh Orthodontic Society,
Fellow:  World Federation of Orthodontist

Dr. Md. Mahbub Alam BDS, FCPS,
Lecturer,  Dept of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics,
Dhaka Dental College and Hospital,
Office Secretary- Bangladesh Orthodontic Society,
Fellow: World Federation of Orthodontists

Executive Committee : Bangladesh Orthodontic Society (BOS)

President : Prof. Dr. Mohammed Emadul Haq
1st Vice-President : Prof. Dr. Kazi Abdul Khaleque
2nd Vice-President : Dr. Mohammed Ali Sikder
Secretary General : Prof. Dr. Md. Zakir Hossain
Joint Secretary General : Dr. M.H. Sattar
Treasurer : Dr. Gazi Shamim Hasan
Organizing Secretary : Dr. Muklesur Rahman
Office Secretary : Dr. Md. Mahbub Alam
Press & Publication Secretary : Dr. Shamim Al Mamun
Social, Cultural &Entertainment Secretary : Dr. Mahmood Sajedeen

Members :
1. Dr. Md. Saifuddin
2. Dr. Sufia Nasrin Rita
3. Dr. Md Nazmul Hasan
4. Dr. Md. Golam Rubby
5. Dr. Md. Rakibul Islam
6. Dr. Md. Wazed Ali
7. Dr. Shahiqul Jabbar
8. Dr. Monowarul Islam
9. Dr. Tanzila Rafique Mithila
10. Dr. Rashed Md. Golam Rabbani
11. Dr. Masud Rana