Profesor José Durán von Arx

More than 40 years experience

Profesor Dr. José Durán von Arx

With more than 40 years experience, Profesor José Durán von Arx has developed a straight arc treatment, a philosophy based on diagnosis and personalized mechanical treatment with its own mechanics.

  • Head of the Department of Orthodontics at the University of Barcelona.
  • Director of the Masters in Orthodontics in the Barcelona department.
  • Director of the Orthodontic World Institute, Barcelona.
  • Founder of the Orthodontics Department at the Barcelona Children’s Hospital.
  • Member of various associations: SEDO, AAO…
  • Author of more than 300 scientific articles.
  • Has published 3 books within the field of Orthodontics.
  • 2 research awards from GIRSO (Groupement International pour la Recherche Scientifique en Stomatologie et Odontologie).
  • Developer of Europe’s first cephalometric software.
  • Researcher in functional apparatus: statistical study into the treatment of class II / 1 malocclusions with monobloc, bionator, Frankel, and Sander devices.
  • Developer of a new diagnostic system for oral function.
  • Research and development of the MFS philosophy (multifunction system).
  • Developer of the MFS stimulotherapy apparatus.
  • Delivers courses in different countries. At the University of Buffalo (USA), UCLA University (USA) and other universities and conferences worldwide.
  • Clinical research with the new “Clear Click” aesthetic and self-ligating bracket which acts as an active and passive bracket.
  • Organizes post-graduate programs in different countries with the Orthodontic World Institute.
  • Speaks Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, and Portuguese.

Find out more about his articles   MFS Stimulotherapy Devices


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