Dr Nikhilesh R. Vaid is currently the President of the World Federation of Orthodontists (WFO). He has been an important advocate for the profession globally, having served as a past president of the Asian Pacific Orthodontic Society (APOS) and the Indian Orthodontic Society (IOS). He has published extensively in the areas of Digital Technology, Class II Treatment, TADs, Aligners, Treatment Outcomes and Artificial Intelligence Applications in Orthodontics. He has been the editor-in-chief of APOS Trends in Orthodontics from 2010 - 2020. Dr Vaid is the only guest editor in the world for Seminars in Orthodontics to have been invited 4 times to contribute as guest editor.
With more than 100 highly cited and reviewed papers and podium lectures in more than 45 countries at every important global platform - he is an important voice for our speciality in multiple capacities as a clinician, researcher, teacher, innovator, and a leader.
Currently he maintains an exclusive practice in Mumbai and is the Professor and Vice Dean -Academics at the European University, DHCC, Dubai.