Dr Farahani is a graduate of Craniofacial and Special Care Orthodontic Fellowship at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California. He holds an MScD in Orthodontics (Cardiff University, 2005) and was awarded the membership diploma in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He has a special interest in implantology and attended the USC School of Dentistry, where he received his Certificate in Implantology. He was granted Research Scholarship from the European Orthodontic Society and Postdoctoral Research Fellowship from the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. His research works have been nominated for William JB Houston Research Award on two occasions (2009 and 2010). Dr Farahani has published over 50 articles in peer-reviewed dental and orthodontic journals. He serves as a reviewer for several journals such as the Angle orthodontists, AJODO, Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal, European Journal of Orthodontics, Journal of Oral Implantology, Lasers in Medical Science, and International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry. Dr Farahani is Associate Editor for Journal of Orthodontic Science and BMC Oral Health as well as Editorial Board Member of Lasers in Medical Science. He is affiliated with the Warwick Medical School at the University of Warwick.