Dr Yahya Tosun

dr yahya tosun
Dr Yahya Tosun
DDS,PhD TURKEY
Orthodontist

Vastly experienced and highly accomplished, Dr. Tosun graduated from the University of Istanbul, Dental School in 1984. He continued his education at the University of Aegea, Department of Orthodontics Izmir-Turkey where he received his PhD degree.

He was a professor, clinical consultant on “fixed orthodontics” of the department of orthodontics, and a member of the council of education of the faculty for many years.

He has published several articles in national and international journals. He has lectured extensively in Turkey and internationally.

Dr. Tosun is the author, co-author and editor of 4 text books on Orthodontics Specialty and “Orthodontics for General Practitioners” published in English as well as Turkish languages. He has been working on “Adult Orthodontics”, “Invisible Braces (Invisalign and Lingual Orthodontics)”, and particularly on Early Orthodontic Treatments (treatment of 7 – 8 years old patients). He is member of American Association of Orthodontists, World Federation of Orthodontics, the Turkish Orthodontic Society and the Emirates Medical Association.

He is proud of offering world class dental services to his patients in an interdisciplinary team approach. He believes dentistry is a harmonious combination of art, science and passion and strives to create beautiful smiles built on trust and compassion. His focus is that the customers have a smooth journey and great dental experiences and leave his practice with a smile on their face.

In his spare time, Dr. Tosun is both artistic and creative. He is a keen photographer, enjoys watercolor painting and guitar playing. He is also passionate about self-improvement. Sport is an important part of his lifestyle particularly fitness, windsurfing, tennis, and volleyball playing. He is living in Dubai with his wife who is also an orthodontist and three children, two boys and one girl who are into athletics, volleyball, basketball, swimming, and gymnastics. His elder son is studying Sport and Exercise Science in the UK at Liverpool John Moores University.

Dr Tosun is fluent at Turkish, English, and French.

 

PUBLISHED BOOKS:

  1. Biomechanics in Orthodontics: Principles and Practice.

POSTGRADUATE CONTINUING EDUCATION AND ACTIVITIES:

  1. American Association of Orthodontists Meetings
  2. Turkish Orthodontic Society Meetings
  3. European Orthodontic Society Meetings
  4. French Society of Dentofacial Orthopedics (SFODF) Meetings
  5. UAE International Dental Meetings
  6. Balkan Medical Union Meetings
  7. Begg Technique: Dr. M. Arat
  8. Dentofacial Orthopedics: Dr. E. Procher
  9. Infantile Stomatology: Dr. M. Russu
  10. Class II Division 1 Malocclusion: Dr. A. Hasund
  11. Bimler appliance: Dr. B. Bimler
  12. Segmented Arch Technique: Dr. M. R. Marcotte
  13. Multiple Arch Straight Wire: Drs. W. J. and J. S. Thompson
  14. Alpern Appliance: Dr. M. Alpern
  15. Straight Wire: Dr. J. Bennett
  16. Prospective Treatment Planning: Dr. C. J. Burstone
  17. The New Orthodontic Wires and How to Use them: Dr. C. J. Burstone
  18. How to Eliminate Side Effects in Edgewise-straight wire mechanics: Dr. C. J. Burstone
  19. Non extraction treatment: Dr. A. Gianelly
  20. Advances in Clinical Orthodontics: Dr. B. Zachrisson
  21. Early Treatment: Dr. R. W. Alexander
  22. Dentofacial Development and Function: Dr. A. Becker
  23. Straight Wire and Occlusion: Dr. D. Roth
  24. TMJ: a multifactorial problem: Dr. A. Enacar
  25. Treatment of Deep Bites and Open Bites in CII Cases: Dr. R. W. Alexander
  26. Lingual Orthodontics: Dr. C. Caniklioglu, Dr. Y. Ozturk
  27. Direct bonding in lingual orthodontics: Dr Antonio Norsini and Dr Vittorio Cazziafest
  28. Resin composite fillings-state of the art: Dr Michael Dieter
  29. Trouble Shooting in Endodontics Your Way to Success : Prof Mahmoud Turbingad
  30. Cleft Lip and Palate : A Multidisciplinary Team Approach:Dr John G Meara, Dr Dirk Nolte, Dr Omar Abdul – Rahman, Dr. Salam Salam Al – Khayyat.
  31. Biomechanics in orthodontics,application of smart wires: Dr R.Nanda
  32. The Future of Modern Orthodontics, Self Ligation: Efficiency in Practice: Dr Lars Christensen and Dr Leandro Fernandez.
  33. 108th Annual Sessionof the American Association of Orthodontists, Denver, Colorado,USA, 16-20 May 2008,
  34. The Esssence of Finishing,Karad A,Dubai 19 Nov 2009.
  35. New Horizons in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics,Clark WJ,EMA,Dubai,3 Nov 2010.
  36. Future of Intelligent Orthodontics,Bergstrand F,Dubai,4-5 March,2011.
  37. 87th EOS (European Orthodontic Society) Congress, 19-23 June 2011, Istanbul
  38. Micro-Implant-Anchorage (MIA) for Orthodontic Treatment:Park HS,Istanbul,19 June,2011
  39. New Aspects of Orthodontic Therapy an Evidence -based Overview,Proffit WR,Jordan,10-11 Nov,2011.
  40. The MBT System-Concept and Biomechanics with both traditional and self ligating appliances (Smart Clip Appliances), Trevis H J,Dubai,12 April 2012.
  41. 13. International Congress of the Turkish Orthodontic Society,Antalya-Turkey,30 Sept-4 Oct 2012.
  42. MBT advanced course by Dr Bennett J, October, Dubai, 2013.
  43. The smile arc method: Improved self ligation, Accelerated Biology, En masse movements with miniscrews, John Pobanz, Feb 3, 2014
  44. New Vistas in Dental Healthcare Industry,April 11, 2014
  45. Restorative dentistry/Orthodontics relationship, Nov 26, 2014, Dr Roze & Assoc.  Seminars 2014. 
  46. Mini implants in orthodontics:The Therapeutic concepts and current techniques,Dr Joseph Bouserhal,Dubai,2015
  47. Orthodontics and implantology,how can the orthodontist help the implantologist?, Dr Jean-Marc Retrouvery,Mc Guill Uni, Dubai,8 Nov 2015.
  48. 7th World Implant Orthodontic Conference 2015,10-13 Nov, Dubai.  
  49. AEEDC Dubai World Orthodontic 2016 Conference, 31 Jan-1 Feb 2016, Dubai (lecture)
  50. Inman Aligners Certification Course,  26 Feb 2016, Dubai
  51. Adult and Aesthetic Orthodontic Lecture, Dr Lars Christensen, 8 May 2016, Dubai
  52. Interdisciplinary Approaches in Orthodontic Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, Savaria Dental Events, 1-5 June 17, Hungary (lecture)
  53. Modern Concepts in Orthodontic Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, TDB International Dental Congress, 21-24 September 2017, Istanbul (lecture)
  54. 3M Advanced Orthodontic Conference, Dr Juan Carlos Varela, Dr Moe Razawi, Dr Donald Ferguson, Dr Joseph Bousheral, Dr Dr Scholey, Dr Colin Melrose, Dr Roberto Stradi, Dubai 2017
  55. Class II Correction Forsus Workshop, Dr Joseph Bousheral Dubai 2017
  56. Clinical Photography Workshop, Dr Colin Melrose, Dubai 2017
  57. Modern Concepts in Orthodontic Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, Oral Care Masterclass Lodz, Poland, 26-28 Oct,  2018 (Speaker)
  58. Dr Tosun, Chairman in AEEDC World Orthodontic Conference, Dubai 2018
  59. Dr Tosun; How can orthodontist help a cosmetic dentist? AEEDC World Orthodontic Conference, Dubai 2018
  60. Diode Laser Soft Tissue Management Part 1 & 2, Manaf Taher Agha,  Dubai
  61. Sedation in Dentistry, May 2018, Dubai
  62. Dubai Civil Defense, Fire Safety, 07 February 2018, Civil Defense Headquarter, Dubai
  63. CAD / CAM Digital Dentistry Conference, 04-05 May 2018, Dubai
  64. Smile Design and Indirect Laminate Veneers: The Roadmap to Clinical Success,Dr Karim Korbani, 22 June 18 Dubai
  65. Treatment of The Worn Dentition, 12 July 18, Prof Dr Paul Tipton Webinar
  66. Anterior and posterior composite restorations,  Dr Kareem Kamel 13 july 18 Dubai
  67. The 3 Keys of Predictable Invisalign Treatment, Suliman Shahin, 26 June 2020. 
  68. Invisalign continuing education, Transverse Discrepancies, Gul Sanliturk, 03 March, 2021
  69. Managing Deep Bite with Invisalign,  Alessandra Greco, 10 March, 2021
  70. Invisalign Masterclass, Sandra Tai, 19 March 2021.
  71. 1.  Dubai Digital Dental Conference 27-28 March 2021
  72. Latest treatment approaches for enamel abrasion patients due to acid erosion,  11 March 2021
  73. Radiation protection in dental radiology, Ali Almeqbali, 28 March 2021

 

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS:

  1. Tosun Y, Isiksal E : A comparative study of cervical and high pull headgear applications on dento-crania-facial structures in class II division 1 cases in mixed dentition, Journal of Faculty of Dentistry of Aegea,1990, 11: 1-15.
  2. Seckin O, Tosun Y : Treatment of Class II division 1 cases with high pull headgear and maxillary orthopedic splint, Journal of Faculty of Dentistry of Aegea, 1990, 11: 47-68.
  3. Dogan S, Aras A, Tosun Y, Sabah M: Importance of cranio-facial dimensions and angles on orthodontic malocclusions, Journal of Faculty of Dentistry of Aegea, 1991, 12: 49-55.
  4. Tosun Y, Isiksal E : Study of high pull headgear application on dento-cranio-facial structures in class II division 1 cases in mixed dentition, Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, 1991, 4: 50-54.
  5. Tosun Y, Tuncer AV: Application of Rapid Palatal Expansion on a class III adult (case report), Turkish Journal of Orthodontics,1991, 4: 89-94.
  6. Tosun Y, Tuncer AV, Tosun S: Skeletal dimension of anterior open bite Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, 1991, 4 : 46-51.
  7. Tosun Y, Tuncer AV: Study of the effect of extraoral forces used in Class II division 1 malocclusions on the palatal dimensions, Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, Journal of Faculty of Dentistry of Aegea, 1992,13:90-96.
  8. Tuncer A V, Isiksal E, Tosun Y: Cephalometric study of the position of the tongue in various malocclusions Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, Journal of Faculty of Dentistry of Aegea, 1991, 13: 1 13-120.
  9. Tosun Y : Orthopedie Fonctionnelle ; chapter in Encyclopedie Medico-Chirurgicale, Editions Technique Paris, 1993, pp 1-8.
  10. Tosun Y, Tuncer AV, Tosun S: Study of the relationship between monolateral posterior cross bite and vertical palatal asymmetry, Journal of Faculty of Dentistry of Aegea, 1991, 12: 246-249.
  11. Tosun Y, Yalcin S: Effect of intrusion on apical root resorption , Journal of Faculty of Dentistry of Aegea, 1991,12: 171-175.
  12. Tosun Y: Effect of rapid expansion on palatal dimensions, Journal of Faculty of Dentistry of Aegea, 1991,12: 97-100.
  13. Tosun Y, Tezcan S, Erol Hİ: Evaluation of craniofacial parametres in individuals with adenoids, Rev Orthop Dento Faciale, 1993, 27: 183-188.
  14. Tosun Y, Tuncer A V, Ozakmay C, Tosun S: Hipoglossy: a case report, Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, 1992,5:48-52.
  15. Yalcin S, Tosun Y, Erkan Z, Gurbuzer B,Ozdamar S: Compound odontoma (a case report), Clinics in Dentistry, 1992, 2: 50-53.
  16. Tosun Y, Ozdamar S, Tezcan S, Yalcin S, Ozgen M: Histological evaluation of the effect of Nance appliance on palatal mucosa, Turkish Journal of Orthodontics,1992,5: 3 7- 40.
  17. Tosun Y, Erol H I, Tezcan S: Evaluation of head posture in individuals with adenoids,Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, 1992,5: 41-47.
  18. Tosun Y : Treatment planning and cephalometric analysis in orthodontics,Aegean Journal of Ortodontics, 1992, 1: 30-33.
  19. Tezcan S, Yigit M.D, Tosun Y, Ozgen M, Sagdic D, Ucmakli E: Effect of removable appliances fabricated with various methods on mucosal surfaces: an exfoliative cytological study, Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, 1992,5: 126-127.
  20. Tezcan S, Yigit M D, Tosun Y, Ozgen M, Kosan E: Determination of removable appliances from oral pathogenes point of view, Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, 1992, 5:128- 131.
  21. Yigit M D, Tezcan S, Tosun Y, Ozgen M.,Ozdamar S : Effect of intrusion on dental structures, Journal of dentistry, 1994, 3: 1-5.
  22. 0zgen M, Aksoy A U, Tezcan S, Tosun Y : Cephalometric evaluation of transversal effects of rapid maxillary expansion, Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, 1994,7:26-27.
  23. Tosun Y : Orthodontics in general dentistry , Journal of Denizli Chamber of Dentists,1995, 8: 12-18.
  24. Tosun Y, Unal H: Study of friction between various wire and bracket materials, Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, 1998, 11: 35-48.
  25. Dincer B, Ertan Erdinc AM, Tosun Y : Study of force relaxation in intraoral elastics, Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, 2000, 13: 86-94.
  26. Oncag G, Tosun Y, Tuncer AV : Comparison of the resistance of new and recycled metal brackets to tension and shear forces, Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, 2001, 14: 44–50.
  27. Tosun Y, Ertan Erdinc AM, Dincer B : Effect of the size, material, stiffness of the wire and the angulation between bracket and wire on friction, Turkish Journal of Orthodontics, 2003, 17, 63-74.
  28. Oncag G, Tuncer AV, Tosun YS.: Acidic soft drinks effects on the shear bond strength of orthodontic brackets and a scanning electron microscopy evaluation of the enamel, Angle Orthod.,2005 Mar;75(2):247-53.

LIST OF PRESENTATIONS:

  1. Tuncer AV, Isiksa1 E, Tosun  Y : Cephalometric study of the position of the tongue in various malocclusions Congress of Turkish  Orthodontic Society, 17-20 October, 1990, National Library,  Ankara.
  2. Tosun Y, Tuncer AV: Effect of extraoral forces on dimensions of dental arches, Congress of Turkish  Orthodontic Society, 17 -20 October, 1990,National Library, Ankara.
  3. Erturk N, Tosun Y: Extraction des dents de 6 ans dans les traitements orthodontiques,Cours de stomatologie infantile, Cours de perfectionnement en orthodontie, Jassy 1989.
  4. Tosun Y, Seckin O : Comparaison des appareils splint maxillaire et high pull dans la classe II, 16. Cours de stomatologie infantile , Piatra Neamt, 1990.
  5. Erturk N, Dogan S, Tosun Y: Application du masque faciale dans les cas extremes de classe II, 16. Cours de stomatologie infantile, Piatra Neamt, 1990.
  6. Hazar S, Tosun Y: La place de l’appareil de Watkin dans l’orthodontie pratique, 16. Cours de stomatologie infantile, Piatra Neamt, 1990.
  7. Tuncer A V, Tosun Y: Arc lingual Moduler 3 D, 16. Cours de stomatologie infantile ,Piatra Neamt,1990.
  8. Tosun Y: Orthodontics in general dentistry, I.International Congress of Turkish Dental Association, Efes Congress Center, İzmir, 30 September-3 October 1992.
  9. Tosun Y, Ozdamar S, Tezcan S, Yalcin S, Ozgen M: Histological evaluation of the effect of Nance appliance on palatal mucosa, International Congress of Turkish Orthodontc Society,Balcova- İzmir,24-27 October,1992.
  10. Yigit MD,Tezcan S, Okar İ, Ozgen M, Tosun Y: Study of tooth movement in rats to which hyperbaric oxegene has been applied , International Congress of Turkish Orthodontc Society,Balcova- İzmir,24-27 October,1992.
  11. Tosun  Y:  Effect of rapid expansion on palatal dimensions,International Congress of Turkish Orthodontc Society,Balcova- İzmir,24-27 October,1992.
  12. Yigit MD,Tezcan S, Tosun  Y, Ozgen M, Ozdamar S: Effect of intrusion on pulp tissue, International Congress of Turkish Orthodontc Society,Balcova- İzmir,24-27 October,1992.
  13. Tosun Y, Tuncer AV, Ozkinay C, Tosun S: Hipoglossy: a case report, International Congress of Turkish Orthodontc Society,Balcova- İzmir,24-27 October,1992.
  14. Tosun Y, Erol H I,Tezcan S:  Evaluation of head posture in individuals with adenoids, International Congress of Turkish Orthodontc Society,Balcova- İzmir,24-27 October,1992.
  15. Tosun Y: Traitement des Classe II division 1 en denture mixte par high pull headgear et la gouttiere orthopédique maxillaire;Societe Francaise d’Orthopedie Dento-Faciale,66.Reunion, 28-31 Mayis 1993, Paris
  16. Tosun Y: The effects of rapid palatal expansion on palatal dimensions,69. Congress of the European Orthodontic Society, 8-14 Haziran 1993,Stockholm.
  17. Tosun  Y, Ozdamar S, Tezcan S, Yalcin S, Ozgen M:Histological evaluation of the effect of Nance appliance on palatal mucosa, 69. Congress of the European Orthodontic Society,8-14 Haziran 1993, Stockholm.
  18. Tosun Y, Dogan S, Unal T: Histological evaluation of the effect of intrusion on pulpal tissue, International Congress of Turkish Orthodontic society,4-9 September 1994,Manavgat,Antalya.
  19. Tosun Y: Effect of intrusion on pulpal tissue,70. Congress of European Orthodontic Society, 8-11 Haziran 1994, Graz.
  20. Tosun Y: Evaluation of craniofacial parameters in individuals with enlarged adenoids, 70. Congress of European Orthodontic Society,8-11 Haziran 1994,Graz.
  21. Tosun Y, Unal H: Study of frictional resistance between bracket and arch wires, 5. International Congress of Turkish Orthodontic society, 7-12 October 1996,Belek Antalya
  22. Tosun Y, Unal H, Okur A: Effect of recycled brackets on friction, 5. International Congress of Turkish Orthodontic Society, 7-12 October 1996,Belek Antalya
  23. Tosun Y, Unal H, TUrkoglu K : Effect of angulation on friction between bracket and arch wire, 6. International Congress of Turkish Orthodontic Society, 16-20 June,1998,İstanbul.
  24. Aras A, Tosun Y, Cinsar A: Use of “Memory Titanol Spring” to close first molar extraction space,6. International Congress of Turkish Orthodontic Society, 16-20 June 1998, İstanbul.
  25. Tosun Y, Oncag G: Comparison of the resistance of the new and recycled brackets against pull and shear forces, 6. International Congress of Turkish Orthodontic Society,16-20 June 1998, İstanbul.
  26. Tosun Y Dincer B,Ertan Erdinc A: Study of force relaxation in intraoral elastics, 6. International Congress of Turkish Orthodontic Society,16-20 June 1998,İstanbul.
  27. Tosun Y Unal H: Evaluation of frictional resistances of stainless steel brackets manufactured with different techniques, 6. International Congress of Turkish Orthodontic Society,16-20 June 1998
  28. Tosun Y: Interdisciplinary approaches in orthodontics, International Congress of Turkish Orthodontic Society, 24 Oct 2014, Ankara
  29. Tosun Y:  Modern Concept in Orthodontic Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, Savaria Dental Event, 1-5 June 17, Hungary.
  30. Tosun Y: Modern concepts in Interdisciplinary Orthodontics, International Congress of Turkish Dental Association, 21-24 September 2017, Istanbul
  31. Tosun Y: Determination of Orthodontic Treatment Need in Different Age Groups in Children, International Congress of Turkish Dental Association, 21-24 September 2017, Istanbul
  32. Tosun Y: Modern concepts in Interdisciplinary Orthodontics, Dubai World Orthodontic Conference, 5-6 February, 2017, Dubai.
  33. Tosun Y: Modern Concepts in Orthodontic Diagnosis  and Treatment Planning, Oral Care Masterclass, 26-28 October 17, Łódź, Poland
  34. Tosun Y: All  About  Forsus,3M Conference for SEHA Abu Dhabi, 19 January 2018, Abu Dhabi
  35. Tosun Y: All  About  TAD’s, 3M Conference for SEHA Abu Dhabi, 19 January 2018, Abu Dhabi
  36. Ortodontide Biyomekanik,  Turk Ortodonti Dernegi Webinar, October 2021
  37. Tosun Y: How orthodontist can help cosmetic dentist? Aeedc Dubai World Orthodontic Conference 4-5 February 2018, Dubai.
  38. Tosun Y: Şeffaf Plaklar Ortodonti Dünyası İçin Bir Hayat Öpücüğü mü ? (Turkish) Dentists’ Chamber of Dentists of Kayseri, 26-29 February 2020, Kayseri, Turkey.
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