Dr Nkiru Folaranmi

Profile Details

  • Full Name:Dr Nkiru Folaranmi
  • OccupationOrthodontists
  • Position at PDWGMember

Dr Nkiru Folaranmi graduated in 1994 from University of Benin. She became a Fellow of the West African College of Surgeons, having completed the post graduate training in Orthodontics in 2003. Dr Folaranmi was employed into the University of Nigeria in 2005 and became the Pioneer staff and Head of the Department of Child Dental Health. She pioneered both Undergraduate and post graduate Orthodontic training and care delivery in the South Eastern Region of Nigeria. She is currently a Senior Lecturer in Orthodontics. Has published several articles in both local and peer reviewed International journals. Has attended several local and international workshops/training and conferences. She is currently the Secretary General of the Nigerian Association of Orthodontists and a member of the World Federation of Orthodontists.
Research interests include: Interceptive orthodont