William F. Hohlt, DDS - Orthodontics

Dr. William F. Hohlt reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Hohlt is Professor Emeritus of Orthodontics at Indiana University School of Dentistry and is a Clinical Professor of Orthodontics at the University of Illinois, Chicago. In 2000 Dr. Hohlt received the IUPUI TERA Teaching Excellence Recognition Award. He serves as Member/Chair of the Thesis Committee for select students in the Master's of Science in Dentistry program.

Dr. Hohlt is an invited speaker on a frequent basis and performs peer review activities for the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics and the Indiana Dental Journal.

Board Certification

American Board of Orthodontics—1991

Healthwise Knowledgebase Topics Reviewed

Temporomandibular (TM) Disorders


DDS: Indiana University School of Dentistry, 1962
General Practice Residency: United States Navy, 1963
Clinical Proficiency Certificate in Orthodontics, 1969

Academic Appointments

Director of Undergraduate Orthodontics, Indiana University School of Dentistry, 1988–present
Indiana University School of Dentistry Graduate Faculty, 1988–present
Associate Professor with Tenure, Indiana University School of Dentistry, 1994–present
Clinical Professor of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois, 1998–present

Professional Affiliations

American Association of Orthodontists
American Board of Orthodontics
American College of Dentists
American Dental Association
College of Diplomats of the American Board of Orthodontics
Indiana Dental Association
Indianapolis District Dental Society
Indiana Society of Orthodontists
International College of Dentists

Selected Publications

  1. Hohlt WF (1998). Orthodontic crown lengthening of a fractured tooth. In WB Hall et al., eds., Decision Making in Dental Treatment Planning. St. Louis: Mosby.
  2. Roberts WE, Hohlt WF, Baldwin JJ (2001). Adjunctive orthodontic therapy: Biological, mechanical, and treatment considerations. In SE Bishara, ed., Textbook of Orthodontics. St. Louis: W.B. Saunders.
  3. Roberts WE, Hohlt WF, Baldwin JJ (2001). Correction of partially edentulous malocclusions: Facial esthetics and vertical dimension of occlusion. In JA McNamara, ed., Frontiers of Dental Oral Facial Esthetics. Ann Arbor, MI: Center for Human Growth and Development. University of Michigan.

Financial Disclosure

This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.

Last Updated: January 27, 2010

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