News

Dr. Mani Alikhani was appointed as Research Scientist at Forsyth Institute

January 2016 – Dr. Mani Alikhani, CTOR Co-Founder and Director was appointed as Research Scientist at Forsyth Institute, one of the “world’s leading independent research organization dedicated to improving oral health and reducing interrelated systemic diseases and conditions

CTOR became an independent enterprise

December 2015 – CTOR became an independent enterprise after seven-year fruitful scientific research, producing 7 patents, and a successful Fellowship Program, educating more than 20 scientists and orthodontists during its affiliation with NYU College of Dentistry.

3 CTOR Fellows were accepted to Post-Graduate Orthodontics Program

December 2015 – 3 CTOR Fellows from Class of 2015-2016 were accepted to the selective NYU College of Dentistry’s Post-Graduate Orthodontics Program, starting July 2016. This is the 5th class in a row that Fellows have been offered seats for some of the most prestigious programs.

CTOR received SBIR award

September 2015 – The National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research awarded a competitive Phase I Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) grant of $224,139 to CTOR. The award was to support CTOR's research collaboration with Propel Orthodontics Inc, on clinical applications of CTOR's patented method of using high frequency accelerations to restore alveolar bone loss as a result of tooth extractions and osteoporosis.