Director Takemoto is one of the founding members of the World Society of Lingual Orthodontics, the chairman of its first convention (New York 2006), the second chairman of the World society of Lingual Orthodontics, (2009-2012), and is one of the foremost leaders of lingual orthodontics in the world. Several times each year, Dr. Takemoto offers lectures and seminars not only within Japan but also around the world, which have been attended by over 5000 from orthodontists all over the world.
We want as many people as possible to get a brighter, more perfect smiles but without attracting attention to their orthodontics. With this idea in mind, we opened our first orthodontics office in Shin-Matsudo in 1983. Since then, encouraged by the smiles of our satisfied patients after their treatment was completed, we opened Japan's first invisible orthodontics clinic, E-LINE, in Nishi-Azabu. This clinic was relocated to Kudanshita in May 1998 with the purpose of providing a more sophisticated treatment environment.
Moving forward, we will continue to strive to make lingual orthodontics more common and to create a superior clinic and laboratory which offers the highest quality treatment.
 
A brief history
1979: Graduated from Tokyo Dental College
1979: Tokyo Medical and Dental University
1983: Founded Takemoto Orthodontics Dentistry
1988: Founded E-LINE Orthodontics Dentistry

Currently Dr. Takemoto is conducting a number of educational activities in Ferrara University (Italy) and in 20 other countries. He also spends his time developing the lingual-side orthodontic appliances such as the STb, as well as making constanct improvements to such appliances.
 
Official Positions
World Society of Lingual Orthodontics, former president
Ferrara University, visiting professor
Royal college of Surgeons Edinburgh, M-ortho examiner, Fellow
Tokyo Dental College, Part time lecturer
Others, Dr. Takemoto is also the memmber of the lingual orthodontics society in USA, Italy, Spain, Thailand, India and Korea and works as a consultant.
 
Memberships
World Society of Lingual Orthodontics, founding member, former president
World Board of Lingual Orthodontists, Specialist
European Board of Orthodontists, Specialist
Japan Orthodontic Society, Specialist
Japan Association of Adult Orthodontics, Specialist and medical instructor
Japan Lingual Orthodontic Association, Certified Physician
European Society of Lingual Orthodontics, Honorary member
Italy Society of Lingual Orthodontics, Honorary member
Spanish Society of Lingual Orthodontics, honorary member
Thailand Society of Lingual Orthodontics, honorary member
Korean Society of Lingual Orthodontics, honorary member
American Association of Orthodontists, member
 
Lecture and seminar activities
2012 April Invited by Korean Lingual Orthodontic Association and held seminar in Korea, Seoul.
    Seminar“Lingual Straight Wire” held in Tokyo
  June Seminar held in European Orthodontics Society
    Seminar held in European Society of Lingual Orthodontics (Frankfurt, Germany)
  July Speech made in meeting of Japan Association of Adult Orthodontics (Tokyo)
  September   Speech made in meeting of the Japanese Orthodontic Society (Iwate)
  November Speech and seminar held in India, deli
  December Seminar of [lingual straight wire] held in Tokyo

Dr. Takemoto is one of the world leaders in lingual orthodontics and plays a guiding role for orthodontists.
Every year, over 5000 orthodontists attend seminars and lectures held by Dr. Takemoto around the world to learn about the high quality, professional treatment skills and the advanced treatment environment of E-LINE.
Also, in order to continuously provide high quality treatment, new lingual orthodontics devices are always under development.

 
Royal College of Surgeons
 
Member of New York University
     
 
Seminar in Singapore
 
Seminar in Moscow
 
Teaching History
Ferrara University (Italy), visiting professor
Mahidol University (Thailand), visiting professor
Ewha Womans University (Korea), visiting professor
Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh, M-ortho examiner
Tokyo Dental College, part-time lecturer

Dr.Takemoto also has written several books to help orthodontic specialists to improve their lingual orthodontics as well as books for those who are considering taking treatment. He is always focused on working to achieve the very highest standard of dental treatment.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E-Line Orthodontic Clinic
Post code : 102-0074
2-5-7, Kudan Minami, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Phone : 03-3264-8814
Fax : 03-3264-8831
 
 
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