Dr. Dalia Latkauskiene
Dalia Latkauskienė received her dental degree in 1999, and her post-graduate certificate in orthodontics in 2002 from Kaunas University of Medicine. Since 2002 she has been in full-time private practice. Dalia Latkauskiene continued as lecturer for postgraduate programs in orthodontics 2006-2007 at the same university. She defended her Phd thesis „Herbst- effects on jaws and dental arches in growing Class II patients“ in 2013 and is involved with Riga Stradins University, University of Florence and University of Michigan on this project. She has treated more than 400 Class II cases with the crowned Herbst appliance. Dalia Latkauskienė has presented lectures, seminars and continuing education courses on crowned Herbst appliance and combined orhodontic-orthognatic treatment (together with maxillo facial surgeon S. Grybauskas DDS, MD, Phd) to several dental and orthodontic organizations as well as conferences in European Union, Russia and Ukraine. Current interests focus on orthodontic-orthognatic, non-compliance orthodontic treatment, temporary anchorage devices, adult orthodontics.