First Prize, Best Oral Presentation. Section topic "CBCT and 3D imaging in Orthodontics".47th SIDO International Congress. The Italian Society of Orthodontics. (2016)
ADEA/AAL Faculty of Color Tuition Scholarship for Professional Development: ADEA/AAL Chairs and Academic Administrators Management Program (2016)
Featured author, American Dental Association Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry (2014)
Scholarship, The Dubai Harvard Foundation for Medical Research (2014)
Case of the month (April), Northeastern Society of Orthodontists (2013)
Case of the month (December), Northeastern Society of Orthodontists (2012)
Diplomate, American Board of Orthodontics (2012)
Fellow (Orthodontics), Royal College of Dentists of Canada (2012)
First place award for best treated case by a SUNY Buffalo orthodontic resident, 8th District Orthodontic Academy (2012)
Third place award for best treated case by a SUNY Buffalo orthodontic resident, 8th District Orthodontic Academy (2012)
Finalist, Charley Shultz Residents’ AAO Award (2010)
Fellow (Dental Public Health), Royal College of Dentists of Canada (2009)
Dentofacial orthopaedics (with special interest in the MARA appliance)
Pediatric and adult sleep-disordered breathing
Grants and Sponsored Research:
January 2014–June 2015 The prevalence and risks of obstructive sleep apnea in adult dental patients Deanship of Scientific Research, University of Dammam Role: Principal Investigator $26,666
September 2007–September 2009 Dental research Institute grant Dental Research Institute (DRI) at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto Role: Principal Investigator $1,500
September 2016 William M Feagans Endowed Chair Research Fund State University of New York at Buffalo Role: Principal Investigator $10,000
Farsaii A, Al-Jewair T. Insufficient Evidence Supports the Use of Low-Level Laser Therapy to Accelerate Tooth Movement, Prevent Orthodontic Relapse, and Modulate Acute Pain During Orthodontic Treatment. J Evid Based Dent Pract. 2017; 17(3).
Al-Jewair T, Preston CB, Ziarnowski P, Flores-Mir C. Correlation between craniofacial growth and upper and lower body heights in subjects with Class I occlusion. In Press. Dental Press J Orthod. 2017.
Batwa W, Almoammar K, Almarhoon H, Alqahtani N, Al-Jewair T, Al Barakati S. Cephalometric Soft Tissue Characteristics of Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate Patients in Relation to Missing Teeth. In Press. BioMed Res Int. 2017.
Al-Jewair TS, Abdul J, Tabbaa S, Chang E. Upper airway dimensions and hyoid bone position in skeletal Class II adolescents treated with functional appliances: What is the CBCT evidence?. Anecdote, Expertise and Evidence: Applying New Knowledge to Everyday Orthodontics. 2017; 53.
Al-Jewair T, Abdul J, Tabbaa S, Chang E. Adolescents Upper-Airway and Hyoid-Bone Changes Following Class II Functional Treatment. Journal of Dental Research. 2017; (0797).
Palmer J, Mang T, Al-Jewair T, Tabbaa S. Erbium Yttrium Aluminum Garnet (ER:YAG) laser effects on different orthodontic adhesive resins, a pilot study. 36th Annual Conference of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. 2016.
Al-Jewair T. Quality assessment of systematic reviews on the efficacy of oral appliances for the management of obstructive sleep apnea. Journal of Dental Research. 2016; (1134).
Al-Jewair T, Al-Jasser R. Is There an Association Between Periodontitis and Obstructive Sleep Apnea? A Systematic Review. Journal of Dental Research. 2015; (1682).
Al-Jewair T, Suri S, Tompson B, Leake J. Adolescent Compliance with Oral Hygiene Instructions during Fixed Orthodontic Treatment. Journal of Dental Research. 2008; (2535).
Evaluative Studies and Case Reports:
Manzella K, Al-Jewair T, Franchi L. Correction of Maxillary Transverse Deficiency Using the NiTi Memoria Leaf Spring Activated Expander® in growing patients with permanent dentitions. In Press. JCO. 2017.
Greater Buffalo Association of Orthodontists (2017–present)
New York State Dental Association (2016–present)
Eighth District Dental Society (2016–present)
American Dental Education Association (ADEA) (2015–present)
College of Diplomates of the ABO (2012–present)
American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) (2009–present)
American Dental Association (ADA) (2009–present)
International Dental Research Association (IADR) (2007–present)
"Do functional appliances improve upper-airway dimensions? Lessons and considerations from CBCT studies" The 117th American Association of Orthodontists Annual Session, Orthodontics (2017)
"The Association Between Sella Turcica Bridging And Maxillary Palatal Canine Impaction: A CBCT Study" The 117th American Association of Orthodontists Annual Session (2017)
"A systematic literature review of the short- and long-term outcomes of fixed bonded orthodontic retainers" SDM Student Research Day 2017, SUNY at Buffalo (2017)
"Removing orthodontic appliances before magnetic resonance imaging, is it necessary? A systematic review." SDM Student Research Day 2017, Orthodontics (2017)
"The AAOF Craniofacial Growth Legacy Collection In Orthodontic Literature--Utilization And Trends: A Systematic Review" SDM Student Research Day 2017, Orthodontics (2017)
"Upper airway dimensions and hyoid bone position in skeletal Class II adolescents treated with functional appliances: what is the CBCT evidence?" 47th SIDO International Congress "Patient-important outcomes in Orthodontics", Italian Orthodontic Society (2016)
"Correlation between skeletal age, standing and sitting heights, and craniofacial growth in a sample of juveniles" 116th Annual Session, American Association of Orthodontics (2016)
"Obstructive sleep apnea symptoms in adult dental patients" 2nd Asian Symposium on Health Care without Borders (2015)
"Dental Caries Prevalence among Deaf and Hearing Impaired Students Attending Government Schools in Eastern Saudi Arabia" 12th ADS Advanced Technologies in Dentistry and Dental Education (2015)
"Health complications resulting from tongue piercing: A systematic review" State University of New York at Buffalo Research Day (2015)
"The treatment effects of the edgewise Mandibular Anterior Repositioning Appliance (MARA) in adolescent patients with skeletal Class II malocclusions" Postdoctoral Research Symposium, UNY at Buffalo (2011)
"The effects of the simultaneous mandibular lip bumper and rapid maxillary expansion therapy on the mandible: A systematic review" Postdoctoral Research Symposium, SUNY at Buffalo (2010)
"Orthodontic Pain Management: A systematic review" Research Day, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto (2010)
"Adolescent Compliance with Oral Hygiene Instructions during Fixed Orthodontic Treatment" 109th Annual Session, American Association of Orthodontists (2009)
"A Comparative Study of the Health Care Delivery Systems of Canada and Saudi Arabia" Celebration of Dental Public Health in Canada, University of Toronto (2008)
"Risk factors for ECC in Toronto children aged 0-6" Canadian Association of Public Health Dentistry Annual Meeting (2007)