Research 2010-2014

​ ​Class of 2014
​ ​Director of Research – Dr. Peter Vig
​THESIS TITLE RESIDENT
Anterior Open Bite Malocclusion in African-Americans: Analysis of the Underlying Components (Skeletal Vs. Dental) Dr. Mohammed Alali
Effect of incisor position on the soft tissue profile ​Dr. Rawia Alkhunaizi
Variables that Predict Patients’ Satisfaction after Orthodontic Treatment, Process and Outcome Dr. Faiza Alotibi
Ceramic Bracket Debonding with a Diode Laser: Efficacy and Safety Dr. Nicholas D. Andros
Comparison of complexity between Black and White Americans with Class I Malocclusion using ABODI in and orthodontic institution Dr. Trang Cao
Lower Lingual Holding Arch and Extractions in Orthodontics Dr. Thomas Dunn
How well do potential patients and orthodontic residents agree on what content is most important to present on an orthodontists website? Dr. Scott Endrizzi
Does patient’s motivation influence the compliance during orthodontic treatment? Dr. Robertzon Guloy
Discontinuation of orthodontic treatment at Jacksonville University: a study of the contributing factors Dr. Louie Haidar
Restoring Peg-Shaped Laterals: Evaluation of Esthetics on Different Treatment Approaches Dr. Francisco M. Herrero-Nater
Cephalometric Tracing Variation amongst Orthodontic Residents Dr. Bradley Kuper-Smith
Maxillary Advancement surgery and Nasolabial soft tissue changes Dr. Hidayat Nagori
Failure Rates of Mini-Screws (TADS) in a Residency Setting Dr. Obiajulu Onuora
Does Orthodontic Treatment Improve Quality of Life Dr. Courtney Rubin
Inter-rater space analysis variability comparing first and second year orthodontic students Dr. Ahmad Swidi
​ ​​ ​Class of 2013
​ ​​ ​Director of Research – Dr. Peter Vig
THESIS TITLE RESIDENT
Factors affecting recruitment and retention of educators in North Americans orthodontic programs Dr. Nasibah Alharbi
Different Aspects of Orthodontics In Saudi Arabia Dr. Khulood Al-Ibrahim
​​The relation between treatment duration and complexity with respect of ABODI component and score Dr. Dareen Aljehani
Which Measurements Are Most Accurate For Diagnosis A-P Discrepancy? Dr. Ahoud Altamimi
Effect of Fluoride on NiTi Orthodontic Wires Dr. Nebras Althagafi
Consistency of measuring craniofacial characteristics using different imaging softwares Dr. Rawah Eshky
The Rate of Bracket Bonding Failure At JU School of Orthodontics Dr. Christopher Feldman
Essix Retainer: An Optional Transverse Dimension Retention Appliance For Stability After Posterior X-Bite Correction Dr. Carlos Fernandez-Feo
Shear Bond Strength of Orthodontic Brackets with Different Priming Agents Dr. Robin Harrison
Significance Of Cephalometric Radiograph In Orthodontic Treatment Plan Decision Dr. Narmin Helal
Relationship B/W Occlusal Plane Inclination And Wits Appraisal Reading Dr. Anwar Jabour
The Effect Of Shear Bond Strength Of Rebonded Brackets Without The Removal Of Adhesives Dr. Bryan Lockhart
Bisphosphonates And Their Effects On Orthodontic Treatment: A Systemic Review Dr. Shokofeh Motlagh
Design and test the possibility of using Magnets and Temporary Anchorage Device’s to create a force for maxillary posterior intrusion Dr. Jason Ouellette
Comparison of measurements made between orthocad & plaster models on severely crowded dental arches Dr. Timothy Poyadou
​ ​Class of 2012
​ ​Director of Research – Dr. Peter Vig
​​THESIS TITLE RESIDENT
Space considerations due to flattening the curve of Spee Dr. Azita Abbasi
Patient Beliefs Regarding Invisalign Treatment Dr. Junaid Afridi
The Perceived Value Of Required Research In North American Orthodontic Postdoctoral Training Dr. Osama Basri
The Adaptation Of Upper Lip Types To Maxillary Incisor Advancement Dr. Andy Baxter
Cephalometric Analysis as an Aid to Orthodontic Diagnosis & Treatment Planning-- A Systematic Review Dr. Chris Cetta
Effect of Blue Laser on the Shear Bond Strength of Orthodontic Brackets Dr. Ahmad Charkas
The Effect of the Dental School Process on Student’s Post Graduate Aspiration Dr. Scott Cureton
Do Skeletal or soft tissue morphologic variables have any relationship to presence of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (OSAS) in patients diagnosed with OSAS? Dr. Jude Fairchild
Nasal Soft Tissue Changes Associated With Rapid Maxillary Expansion Measured Using Three Dimensional Imaging Dr. Ben Fishbein
Soft Tissue Response To Incisor Retraction: A Study Of Predictor Variables Dr. Pawan Gautam
A Comparison of Laypersons and Orthodontists Perception of Smile Esthetics: A Focus on Gummy Smiles Dr. Michelle Katz
Evaluation of The Cost Efficiency Of Four Premolar Extraction Versus Non-Extraction Orthodontic Treatment And Factors Associated With Extended Treatment Duration Dr. Eliza Lindquist
Smile Esthetic Preferences In Different Ethnicities Dr. Helmy Mostafa
Utility of The Pre-Treatment Anterior Bolton Ratio To Predict Residual Overjet In Lower Incisor Extraction Cases Dr. Carolyne Thain
Cost-Effectiveness In Orthodontic Treatment at Jacksonville University Dr. Natalia Valerrama
​ ​Class of 2011
​ ​Director of Research – Dr. Peter Vig
THESIS TITLE RESIDENT
Orthodontists' Perception of Orthodontic Gnathology Concepts Dr. Ruben Alcazar
Long term changes of Anterior Facial Height Change after Mandibular Symphyseal Distraction Osteogenesis Dr. Keith Alexander
Contemporary approaches to orthodontic treatment of patients with moderate skeletal discrepancies Dr. Lisa Beznoska-Davison
Orthodontic Resident's Preparation and Study Habits for the American Board of Orthodontic's Written Examination Dr. Zulma R. Castaneda-Medina
Factors Affecting Case Acceptance of Orthodontic Treatment by Patients/Parents Dr. Lawrence J. Friedman
Smallest detectable changes in alar base width: A survey of the orthodontist and layperson Dr. Jared Funt
Comparison Of Shear Bond Strength of Pre-Coated Versus Conventional Bonded Orthodontic Brackets: An ISO Standard In-Vitro Study Dr. Ulises Guzman
Summary of statistics in four major orthodontic journal articles published in 2009 Dr. Rishi Kothari
Relationship of Maxillary Retromolar space and dentofacial morphology Dr. Marlon Moldez
The effect of patient ethnicity on orthodontists'perception of
profile
Dr. Nona Naghavi
Bolton analysis and dental measurements comparing digital models to CBCT imaging Dr. Lyna Naseri
Polymorphism of MTHFR 677 gene and isolated cleft palate in Indian population Dr. Sheetal Patil
Case Selection Criteria for Invisalign Treatment at Jacksonville Unversity School of Orthodontics Dr. Kamilah Sanford
Orthodontic tooth movement in us dental schools: how much exposure do students receive? Dr. Erin G. Sherrill
ARS vs Lower incisor extraction: A general dentist's view Dr. Erin Smith
Factors Affecting Residents' Selection of an Orthodontic Program Dr. Sarah J. Thompson
​ ​Class of 2010
​ ​Director of Research – Dr. Dipak Chudasama
THESIS TITLE ​​RESIDENT
A Cone Beam CT Evaluation of Oropharyngeal Airway Space and its Relationship to Mandibular Position and Craniofacial Morphology Dr. Ahmad Abdelkarim
The Effect of Fluoride on the Mechanical Properties of TMA Wires Dr. Doraida Abramowtiz
Do Our Patients Understand the Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment? Dr. Anthony Antoniazzi
A Randomized Clinical Trial Assessing Alignment Efficiency of Mandibular Anterior Crowding: Damon-3MX versus In-Ovation R Dr. Kurtis C. Bray
Perception of Smile Arc in the Presence of Incisal Wear Dr. Jefferson R. Gamblin
Force Consistency and Reliability of Tying Elastic Thread Dr. Craig Hadgis
Does IPR Represent an Efficient and Safe Way to Reduce Dentoalveolar Discrepancy in Orthodontic Patients? A Systematic Review Dr. Amer Hussain
An In Vitro Study of the Physical Properties of Retrieved Nickel Titanium Archwires Dr. Patrick G. Jones
Analysis of Retainer Appointments at Jacksonville University School of Orthodontics Dr. Beau R. Myers
Actual Versus Estimated Orthodontic Treatment Times and Factors Associated With Extended Treatment Duration Dr. Sharon Nguyen
Force Decay of Elastic Thread Dr. Thuy Nguyen
Conventional Ligation and Self-Ligation: A Comparison of Mandibular Arch Changes Between the Two Ligation Methods Dr. Hilda Oweisy
Modification of Angle’s Classification Dr. Dara Rinchuse
The Anterior Alveolus: It’s Limitations on Orthodontic Treatment Measured by CBCT Dr. Chandy Samuel