Dr. Stella Chaushu DMD, MS, PhD

Dr. Chaushu is Full Professor, Chairperson of Department of Orthodontics and Vice Dean for Academic Affairs and International Relationships at Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel. She is the coordinator of three different clinical fields: adult orthodontics, orthodontic treatment for impacted teeth and Special Needs. Dr. Chaushu also has a PhD degree in immunology. Her basic science research focuses on the role of the immune system in orthodontic tooth movement. The results of her clinical and research activities have been published in over 100 articles, more than 15 chapters in books and 2 patents. She presents lectures and courses internationally on the various aspects related to impacted teeth and the orthodontic-periodontic interface and received many competitive grants and awards, including the prestigious Dewel award.