Dr. Enis Garay
Dr. Enis Garay is a Turkish Orthodontist graduated from Hacettepe University, Ankara. He is practicing since 1986 as an exclusive Orthodontist in his private clinic in Ankara and also worked as Clinical Professor and Lecturer at dif-ferent Dental Schools in Turkey.Dr. Guray was the President of the Turkish Orthodontic Society from 2003 to 2005.In 1996 he is awarded by Turkish Foundation of Scientific Researches (TUBITAK) with his study on “Headgear Timer”Dr Guray is also an inventor and the creator of three orthodontic appliances. In 1999 “Guray Bite Raiser” is first presented to the orthodontic field, It is a simple and fixed auxiliary used in raising the bite, which facilitates some of the orthodontic treatments. This invention was the first international patent of Turkey in the field of dentistry and orthodontics In 2008, his second invention, “EZ Space Maintainer” is developed and presented to his colleagues. This appliance consists of a simple, fixed and adjustable space maintainer.
In 2010, his recent invention “EZ Slider” is developed and presented to the orthodontic field. The EZ Slider is used with Temporary Anchorage Devices (TAD’s) and creates parallel forces to prevent unwanted tipping and rotations while allowing the movement of multiple teeth”. All his products are distributed all around the world by Ortho-technology Inc. of Tampa, USD.
Dr. Garay, besides his competency in all kind of orthodon-tic treatments and techniques, including preventive and interceptive approaches, he is also interested especially on the treatments of Clenching&Grinding habits (Brux-ism) and the Conservative Approaches of the Joint Dis-orders (Temporomandibular Joint Diseases). Dr Garay is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists and Turkish orthodontic society