BDS (Syd), MScMed (Syd), DClinDent (Adel)
MRACDS, MOrth RCSEd
Australian Orthodontic Board Certified (2014 – 2016)
Dr Vandana Katyal is a certified Specialist Orthodontist based in North Shore (Sydney) suburb of Mosman. She is highly experienced in delivering the latest, most efficient and most comfortable invisible orthodontic treatments. She is also Head Lecturer for Best Orthodontic Seminars & Session.
Dr Katyal earned her Bachelors of Dental Surgery in 2001 and her Master of Science in Medicine (Clinical Epidemiology) at The University of Sydney in 2010.
In 2013 Dr Katyal completed her Doctor of Clinical Dentistry in Orthodontics from The University of Adelaide and Membership in Orthodontics, from the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons and Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh.
Dr Katyal’s research interests are in the field of paediatric sleep-disordered breathing, snoring and oral appliances. Her research has been published in both Australian, European and American orthodontic journals. She is the recipient of two prestigious Sam Bulkley AB Orthodontics Travelling Fellowships in 2013 and 2014. Awarded by the Australian Society of Orthodontics Foundation for Research and Education towards her research interests. Dr Katyal shares this honour along with only the most distinguished Australian leaders in the field of Orthodontics.
Dr Katyal is also an avid lecturer at national and international orthodontics conferences. Recently, her research has been featured on Channel 9 national news, ABC radio, 4BC radio, The Daily Telegraph, The Sun Herald as well as the Bite dental magazine.
She is very passionate about delivering the best treatments and results for her clients using the latest evidence-based techniques. Dr Katyal thoroughly enjoys maintaining her practice, Clean Clear and Correct Smiles, in north shore (Sydney) in the suburb of Mosman as a fun and comfortable environment for her patients.
Dr Katyal has been the recipient of numerous Australian awards
Australian Orthodontic Board Certified Australian Orthodontic Board
January 2014 – December 2016
Australian Orthodontic Board Clinical Case First Prize Australian Orthodontics Board
ASO (SA) Raj Prasad Clinical Case Award Australian Society of Orthodontists South Australia
Sam Bulkley AB Orthodontics Travelling Fellowship ASO and AB Orthodontics
2013 & 2014 (twice awarded)
Best Postgraduate Presentation ABOS/NZAO
Australian Postgraduate Award/Scholarship
University of Adelaide
Dr Vandana has written several journal published studies and articles. She has featured in the Top 25 hottest articles in the American journal. Some of her work includes:
The Efficacy of Hybrid Hyrax-Mentoplate combination in Early Class III treatment: A novel approach and pilot study
Katyal V et al.. Aust Orthod J – accepted for publication in 2016
Mini-implant-anchored Mesialslider for simultaneous mesialisatien and intrusion of upper molars in an anterior open bite case: a three-year follow-up
B Wilmes, V Katyal, J Willmann, B Stocker, D Drescher
Australian orthodontic journal 2015;31 (1), 87-97
Mini-implant-borne Pendulum B appliance for maxillary molar distalisation: design and clinical procedure
B Wilmes, V Katyal, D Drescher
Aust Orthod J 2014;30 (2), 230-9
The Hybrid Hyrax Distalizer, a new all-in-one appliance for rapid palatal expansion, early class III treatment and upper molar distalization
B Wilmes, B Ludwig, V Katyal, M Nienkemper, A Rein, D Drescher
Journal of orthodontics 2014; 41 (sup1), s47-s53
Craniofacial and upper airway morphology in pediatric sleep-disordered breathing and changes in quality of life with rapid maxillary expansion
V Katyal, Y Pamula, CN Daynes, J Martin, CW Dreyer, D Kennedy, …
American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 2013;144 (6), 860-871
Paediatric sleep-disordered breathing due to upper airway obstruction in the orthodontic setting: a review.
V Katyal, D Kennedy, J Martin, C Dreyer, W Sampson
Australian orthodontic journal 2013;29 (2), 184-192
Paediatric sleep-disordered breathing and orthodontics.
V Katyal 2013 Thesis: The University of Adelaide
Craniofacial and upper airway morphology in pediatric sleep-disordered breathing: Systematic review and meta-analysis
V Katyal, Y Pamula, AJ Martin, CN Daynes, JD Kennedy, WJ Sampson
American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 2013;143 (1), 20-30.e3
The efficacy and safety of articaine versus lignocaine in dental treatments: a meta-analysis
Journal of Dentistry 2010;38 (4), 307-317
Dr Katyal’s research has been partly supported by the Australian Society of Orthodontists Foundation for Research and Education.