Orthodontics is the specialty of dentistry which includes the diagnosis, prevention, interception, guidance, and correction of malocclusions, which may be a result of tooth irregularity, disproportionate relationships, or both.

The Department of Orthodontics at Islamabad Medical and Dental College is actively involved in all the major areas of academic activities, teaching, research, service, and patient care programs. The department is involved in didactic and clinical teaching of orthodontics to the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.