Manish Valiathan, DDS, MDS

Department of Orthodontics
School of Dental Medicine
and Special Care Orthodontics Fellowship
School of Dental Medicine

Teaching Information

Teaching Interests

  • Dentofacial Morphology
  • Craniofacial Anomalies
  • Surgical Orthodontics 

Research Information

Research Interests

  • Post-orthodontic Changes
  • Outcomes Assessment

External Appointments

Senior Research Associate
Bolton-Brush Growth Study Center
Craniofacial Defects Team
Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital


Phoenix A, Valiathan M, Nelson S, Strohl K, Hans M . Changes in Hyoid bone position following rapid palatal expansion in adolescents in adolescents. Angle Orthod. 2011;81:632-38.

Hans MG, Valiathan M, Palomo JM. Cone Beam Computerized Tomography: A link to the past, a Promise for the Future. Semin Orthod. 2011;1:81-87.

Lyotard N, Hans MG, Nelson S, Valiathan M. Short-term postorthodontic changes in the absence of retention. Angle Orthod. 2010;80:1045-50.

Valiathan M, Hakan E, Hans M, Palomo MJ . Effects of extraction versus non-extraction treatment on oropharyngeal airway volume. Angle Orthod. 2010; 80:1068-74.

Valiathan M, Hughes E. Results of a survey-based study to identify common retention practices in the United States. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2010, 137 (2); 170-77.

Kacer K, Valiathan M, Hans MG, Sena N. Retainer wear and compliance in the first 2 years after active orthodontic treatment. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop.2010;138 (5):592-98.

Valiathan M, Metzger T, Hakan E, Hans MG, Palomo MJ. Evaluation of Airway Volume Changes in Patients Treated with Distraction Osteogenesis: A Pilot Study. Rev Orthop Dento faciale. 010; 44:273-84.


Master of Science in Dentistry
Case Western Reserve University
Doctor of Dental Surgery
Case Western Reserve University
Master of Dental Surgery
College of Dental Surgery, Manipal India
Bachelor of Dental Surgery
College of Dental Surgery, Manipal India