orthobrain®, an Ohio-based, orthodontic growth system that helps dentists and dental service organizations integrate orthodontics into their practices, has completed a $9 million Series A funding round with a group of investors, led by CareCapital, one of the largest investors in the dental care industry. Additional co-investors include JumpStart's NEXT II Fund, JobsOhio and others.

Capital from this financing will be used to accelerate the momentum orthobrain has brought to the dental industry, further advancing its mission to drive orthodontic growth and expand access to quality orthodontic care globally. orthobrain will scale clinical and education support services, innovate, invest in technological solutions, and expand its global footprint.

"orthobrain offers an invaluable service of clinical mentoring, treatment planning and on demand support to dentists providing pediatric dentistry, braces and aligner treatments. The services significantly boost dentist confidence, enhance patient experience and improve outcomes. This aligns with the mission of CareCapital Group, which is to strengthen the heritage, access and community of dentistry while supporting technology innovation. We look forward to working alongside them as they empower dentists and improve patient care," says  A P A Bindusaran, Executive Director of CareCapital.

JumpStart's Senior Investing Partner, Hardik Desai, adds, "orthobrain provides a revolutionary solution, empowering general dentists with the confidence and resources they need to build orthodontics into their practice. We are excited to partner with Dr. Dan German and his team as they navigate the company's rapid growth."

JumpStart also invested from its NEXT II Fund, a $50 million venture fund focused on early-stage technology startups in Ohio and the Midwest.

"orthobrain is a home-grown company that is driving innovation and job creation in Ohio," said J.P. Nauseef, president and CEO of JobsOhio. "orthobrain's continued advancement of digital technology and AI learning systems makes it an outstanding example of the kind of company that thrives in Ohio."

Founded in 2016 by Dr. Dan German, orthobrain is a proven dental practice growth system that makes integrating orthodontics easy and profitable by combining digital technology, proprietary AI and learning systems with the expertise of orthodontists. With a focus on providing the highest level of care to patients, orthobrain delivers a total solution – from patient acquisition to treatment – to grow practice capabilities and clinical confidence.

"We are grateful for this group of premier investors to be supporting orthobrain's next phase of growth. As patient demand for orthodontic treatment increases, we envision orthobrain becoming the go-to solution for delivering beautiful smiles worldwide," says Dr. Dan German, Founder, CEO and Chief Orthodontist, orthobrain.