The Department of Dental Orthopedics is one of the leading departments of the Institute of Dentistry of Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education. Its clinical bases are Kyiv City Dental Clinic and Dental Clinic “Smile”.
Since 2007 the department has been headed by MD, Dr. Sc., Full Professor V. I. Bida. The Department of Dental Orthopedics of Kyiv Institute of Advanced Training of Doctors was founded in 1964.
The first head of the department was Associate Professor M. A. Koloda (part time), and in 1965-1985 it was headed by MD, Dr. Sc. A. N. Gubska
In 1985-992 the head of the department was MD, Dr. Sc., Full Professor A. I. Dovbenko, and in 1992-2008 it was headed by MD, Dr. Sc., Honored Scientist and Technologist, Full Professor V. S. Onyshchenko.