History of Orthodontics

History of orthodontics

The first mention of orthodontics can be found in the writings of the Ancient Greek physician Hippocrates (460-370BC) and philosopher Aristotle (384-322BC). These pages explore how orthodontics developed into the profession of today and examines the lives of some key orthodontic figures.
 
The History of UK Orthodontics in 100 Objects
The museum is starting a new project to pull together a list of 100 objects to illustrate the most significant developments in the history of UK orthodontics.