Dr. Pravin Shetty

Short CV

Prof.& Head, Department of Orthodontics and Managing director-Vasantdada Patil Dental College.

Vice-President-Indian Orthodontic Society.[INDIA]

President-Lingual Orthodontic Society [INDIA]

Active-Member -World Society of lIngual orthodontics.

Inventor of India’s 1st cad/cam based customized 3d-lingual bracket system-LINGUALMATRIX [process patented] and  SMILEALIGN- 3d aligners.

He has received 1st prize at INCOGNITO – fastest ligating competition held at European society of  lingual orthodontiocs [ESLO]  Cannes ,France ,2009 and 2nd prize at world society of lingual orthodontics[WSLO], Seoul,Korea,2008.

Has been Invited in various National And International conferences as a Keynote Speaker and Guest lecturer and conducted numerous hands-on courses on lingual orthodontics.      





Title: LingualMatrix 3D System - Evolution and Revolution in Cad/Cam Lingual Orthodontics


Over the last few decade , lingual orthodontic  system has evolved from the manual customised brackets to virtually digitised system.

 The Lingualmatrix 3D  System is a new versatile system which uses state of art manufacturing technology and  is a low profile, straight wire system  which is also  user friendly, comfortable to patient and affordable.

This presentation shall enlighten on Lingualmatrix system and showcase its various features, designs and methodology in treating complex malocclusion cases.