STOMATOLOGY EDU JOURNAL

ISSN(print) 2360-2406; ISSN(on-line) 2502-0285; ISSN-L 2360-2406

Editorial Board


Editors-in-Chief

Jean-François Roulet DDS, PhD, Prof hc Professor, Department of Restorative Dental Science, College of Dentistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

Rolf Ewers MD, DMD, PhD Professor and Chairman em. University Hospital for Cranio Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Marian-Vladimir Constantinescu DDS, PhD, Professor, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Medicine, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania


Deputy Editors-in-Chief

Adrian Bejan, Eng, PhD, J.A. Jones Distinguished Professor, Acad (AR), Mechanical Engineering Faculty Duke University, Durham, NC 27708-0300, USA

Constantin Ionescu-Tîrgoviște, MD, PhD, Professor, Acad (AR), Faculty of Medicine, “Carol Davila”
University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania


Co-Editors-in-Chief (Americas)

Hom-Lay Wang DDS, MSD, PhD, Professor and Director of Graduate Periodontics, Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine, University of Michigan, School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Mauro Marincola MD, DDS, Clinical Professor, State University of Cartagena, Cartagena, Colombia

George E. Romanos DDS, PhD, DMD, Professor, Department of Periodontology, School of Dental Medicine, Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY, USA


Co-Editors-in-Chief (Europe)

Nicoleta Ilie Dipl-Eng, PhD, Professor, Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, Faculty of Medicine, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, München, Germany

Alexandre Mersel DDS, PhD, Professor, Director FDI Europe, Geneva-Cointrin, Switzerland

Constantinus Politis MD, DDS, MM, MHA, PhD, Professor & Chairperson, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium


Co-Editors-in-Chief (Asia-Pacific)

Lakshman Perera Samaranayake DSc (hc), DDS (Glas), DSRCSE (hon), FRCPath (UK), FRACDS (hon) Professor, Department of Oral Microbiomics and Infection, Head, School of Dental Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Takahiro Ono DDS, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Gerodontology and Oral Rehabilitation, Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan

Mahesh Verma BDS, MDS, MBA, FAMS, FDSRCS (England), FDSRCPSG (Glasgow), FDSRCS (Edinburgh), PhD (HC) Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Director – Principal, Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences New Delhi, India


Senior Editors

Bruce R. Donoff DMD, MD, Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dean, Harvard School of Dental Medicine Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA

Adrian Podoleanu Eng, PhD, Professor, FInstP, FOSA, FSPIE, Professor of Biomedical Optics, Head of the Applied Optics Group, School of Physical Sciences, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, UK

David Wray MD (Honours), BDS, MB ChB, FDS, RCPS (Glasgow), FDS RCS (Edinburgh) F Med Sci Professor Emeritus, Professor, Department of Oral Medicine, Dental School, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK


Emeritus Editors-in-Chief

Birte Melsen DDS, Dr Odont, Professor, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Prathip Phantumvanit DDS, MS, FRCDT, Professor, Thammasat University, Bangkok, Thailand

Rudolf Slavicek MD, DMD, Professor, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Julian B. Woelfel DDS, FACD, FICD, Professor Emeritus, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA


Associate Editors-in-Chief

Mariano Sanz Alonso, DDS, MSD, PhD, Professor, Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Radu Septimiu Câmpian, DMD, MD, Professor, Dean, “Iuliu Hațieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
François Duret, DDS, DSO, PhD, MS, MD, PhD, Professor, Acad (ANCD), University of Montpellier, Montpellier, France
Luigi M Gallo, PhD, Dr Eng, MEng, Professor and Chairman, University of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Peter Hermann, DMD, MSc, PhD, Professor and Head, Vice-Rector, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
Ecaterina Ionescu, DDS, PhD, Professor, Vice-Rector, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
Vjekoslav Jerolimov, DDS, PhD, Acad (CASA), University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Ion Lupan, DMD, MD, Profesor, Dean, “Nicolae Testemițanu” State Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Chişinău, Moldova
Veronica Mercuţ, DMD, PhD, Professor, Dean, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Craiova, Dolj, Romania
Georg B. Meyer, DMD, PhD, Dr hc, Professor and Chairman, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt, University, Greifswald, Germany
Pablo Galindo-Moreno, DDS, PhD, Professor University of Granada, Granada, Spain
Rade D. Paravina, DDS, MS, PhD, Professor, Director, University of Texas, Houston, TX, USA
Poul Erik Petersen, DDS, Dr Odont, BA, MSc, Professor, WHO Senior Consultant, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Gottfried Schmalz, DDS, PhD, Dr hc, Professor, Acad (Leopoldina), Dean, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
Anton Sculean, DMD, Dr hc, MS, Professor, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Sergey Talustanovich Sokhov, DDS, MD, PhD, Professor, Vice-Rector “A.I. Evdokimov” Moscow State University of Medicine and Stomatology, Moscow, Russia
Adam Stabholz, DDS, PhD, Professor, Head The Hebrew University-Hadassah, Jerusalem, Israel
Jon B Suzuki, DDS, PhD, MBA, Professor, Associate Dean, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Jacques Vanobbergen, MDS, PhD, Professor Em. Professor and Chairman, Gent University, Gent, Belgium
Yongsheng Zhou, DDS, PhD, Chair and Professor, Associate Dean, Peking University, Beijing, China

Associate Editors

Gerwin Arnetzl, DDS, PhD, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
Rafael Benoliel, DDS, PhD, BDS, Associate Dean, The State University of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, USA
Dana Cristina Bodnar, DDS, PhD, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
Romeo Călărașu, MD, PhD, Acad (ASM), “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Asja Čelebić, DDS, MSc, PhD, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Norina Consuela Forna, DDS, PhD, Dean, “Gr. T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Jassy, Romania
Roland Frankenberger, DMD, PhD, FICD, FADM, FPFA, Hon Prof Dean, University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany
Lola Giusti, DDS, CERT, University of the Pacific, San Francisco, CA, USA
Klaus Gotfredsen, DDS, PhD, Dr Odont, University of Copenhagen, København, Denmark
Maria Greabu, MD, PhD, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Galip Gürel, DDS, MSc, Dentis Dental Clinic, Istanbul, Turkiye
Anastassia E Kossioni, DDS, PhD, Athens Dental School University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Amid I Ismail, BDS, MPH, MBA, Dr PH, Dean, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Fawad Javed, BDS, PhD, University of Rochester, NY, USA
Joannis Katsoulis, DMD, PhD, MAS, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Luca Levrini, DDS, PhD, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
Giorgio Lombardo, MD, DDS, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
Armelle Maniere-Ezvan, DDS, PhD, Dean, Nice Sophia-Antipolis University, Nice, France
Domenico Massironi, DDS, PhD, MSC Massironi Study Club, Melegnano Milano, Italy
Noshir R. Mehta, DMD, MDS, MS, Associate Dean, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
Meda-Lavinia Negruțiu, DMD, PhD, Dean, “Victor Babeș” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Timișoara, Romania
Marian Neguț, MD, PhD, Acad (ASM), “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Jean-Daniel Orthlieb, DDS, PhD, Vice-Dean, Aix Marseille University, Marseille, France
Letizia Perillo, DDS, PhD, The Second University of Naples (SUN), Naples, Italy
Chiarella Sforza, MD, PhD, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Roman Šmucler, MD, PhD, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Roberto Carlo Spreafico, DM, DMD, Busto-Arsizio, Milan, Italy

Editors

Sorin Andrian, DDS, PhD, “Gr. T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Jassy, Romania

Wilson Martins Aragão, Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
Vasile Astărăstoae, MD, PhD, “Gr. T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Jassy, Romania
Gabriela Băncescu, MD, MSc, PhD, “Carol Davila”, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Emanuel Adrian Bratu, DDS, MD, PhD, “Victor Babeș” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Timișoara, Romania
Alexandru Dumitru Brezoescu, DDS, Chairman, Dentists’ College, Bucharest, Romania
Alexandru Bucur, DDS, MD, PhD, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
Octavian Buda, MD, PhD, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Arnaldo Castellucci, DDS, PhD, Florence, Italy
Ingrīda Čēma, DDS, PhD, Riga Stradins University, Riga, Latvia
Gabi Chaushu, DMD, MD, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Rayleigh Ping-Ying Chiang, MD, MMS, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Robert A. Convissar, DDS, FAGD, New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, New York, NY, USA
Antonino Marco Cuccia, DDS, PhD, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Orlando Alves Da Silva, MD, PhD, Hospital Santa Maria, Lisbon, Portugal
Ioan Dănilă, DDS, PhD, “Gr. T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Jassy, Romania
Yuri Dekhtyar, Eng, Dr phys, Riga Technical University, Riga, Latvia
Luc De Visschere, DDS, PhD, Gent University, Gent, Belgium
Diana Dudea, DDS, PhD, “Iuliu Hațieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Mohamed Sherine El-Attar, DDS, PhD, University Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
Paul B. Feinmann, DDS, PhD, Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
Luis J. Fujimoto, DDS, PhD, New York University, New York, NY, USA
Adi A. Garfunkel, DDS, PhD, Professor Em., Hebrew University Hadassah Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel

Răzvan Ionuţ Ghinea, PhD, MSc, BSc, University of Granada, Granada, Spain
Daniela Aparecida Godoi Gonçalves, DDS, PhD, UNESP – Univ Est Paulista, Araraquara, Brazil
Martin D Gross, BDS, LDS, RCS, MSc, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Emilian Hutu, DDS, PhD, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
Alexandru A. Iliescu, DDS, PhD, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Craiova, Dolj, Romania

Andrei C Ionescu, DDS, PhD, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Abdolreza Jamilian, DDS, PhD, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
Hercules Karkazis, BDS, PhD, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Joanna Kempler, DDS, PhD, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
Amar Hassan Khamis, PhD, DEA, MSc, BSc, College of Dental Medicine (HBMCDM), Dubai, UAE
Robert L. Ibsen, DDS, OD, Santa Maria, CA, USA
Henriette Lerner, DDS, PhD, Baden-Baden, Germany
Paulo Ribeiro de Melo, DDS, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal

Annalisa Monaco, DDS, PhD, University of L’Aquila, L’Aquila, Italy
Nina Mussurlieva, DDS, PhD, Medical University of Plovdiv, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Radmila R. Obradović, DDS, PhD, University of Niš, Niš, Serbia
Sever Toma Popa, DDS, PhD, “Iuliu Hațieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Xiaohui Rausch-Fan, DDS, PhD, Bernhard-Gottlieb-University, Vienna, Austria
Mihaela Răescu, DDS, PhD, “Titu Maiorescu” University, Bucharest, Romania
Matjaz Rode, DDS, PhD, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Mare Saag, DDS, PhD, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
Mihai C. Teodorescu, MD, PhD, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics Madison, Madison, WI, USA
Douglas A. Terry, DDS, PhD, Esthetics Institute of Esthetic & Restorative Dentistry, Houston, TX, USA
Constantin Marian Vârlan, DDS, PhD, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
Emilio Carlos Zanatta, DDS, PhD, MS, Santa Cecília University (UNISANTA), Santos, SP, Brasil

Irina Nicoleta Zetu, DDS, PhD, “Gr. T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Jassy, Romania


Advisory Board

Marcus Oliver Ahlers, DDS, PD, Department of Operative Dentistry and Preventive Dentistry,
Center for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg University Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany

Cristina Maria Borțun, DDS, PhD, Professor and Head, Prosthetic Dentistry Technology Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, “Victor Babeș” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Timișoara, Romania

Bogdan Calenic, DDS, PhD, Associate Professor, Biochemistry Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

Nardi Casap-Caspi, DMD, MD, Professor and Head, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department, Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Hebrew University Hadassah Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel

Andrea Cicconetti, DMD, MD, PhD, Professor, Oro-Cranio-Facial Department, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, “Sapienza” University of Rome, Rome, Italy

Paulo G. Coelho, DDS, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Biomaterials, College of Dentistry, New York University, New York, NY, USA

Bogdan Alexandru Dimitriu, DDS, PhD, Professor and Head, Endodontic Department, Vice-Dean, Faculty of Dental Medicine, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

Daniel Edelhoff, CDT, DMD, PhD, Professor and Head, Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Medicine, Ludwig-Maximilians- München University, München, Germany

Claudia Maria de Felicio, MD, PhD, Professor, Orofacial Motricity Unit, Department of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, School of Medicine, Universidade de São Paulo (USP) Ribeirão Preto, Brazil

Dorjan Hysi, DMD, MsC, PhD, Associate Professor, Pedodontics Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine Tirana, University of Medicine Tirana, Tirana, Albania

Heinz Kniha, DDS, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department, Faculty of Medicine, Ludwig-Maximilians- München University, München, Germany

Rodica Luca, DDS, PhD, Professor, Pediatric Dentistry Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

Mariam Margvelashvili, DDS, MSc, PhD, Professor, Department of Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA

Rodolfo Miralles, MD, PhD, Professor, Physiology and Biophysics Department, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile

Mutlu Özcan, DDS, PhD, Professor, Head of Dental Biomaterials Unit, Clinic of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Dental Material Science, Center of Dental Medicine (ZZM), University of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

Mariana Păcurar, DDS, PhD, Professor and Head, Orthodontics and DentoFacial Orthopedics Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Târgu Mureș, Romania

Ion Pătrașcu, DDS, PhD, Professor and Head, Dentures Technology and Dental Materials Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest, Romania

Sanda Mihaela Popescu, DDS, PhD, Professor and Head, Dental Reabilitation and Medical Surgery Emergencies Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Craiova, Dolj, Romania 

Sorin Claudiu Popșor, DDS, PhD, Professor and Head, Removable Prosthodontics Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Tg. Mureș, Romania

Alina Pūrienė, DDS, PhD, Professor, Periodontics Department, Institute of Odontology, Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania

Lucien Reclaru, Eng, PhD, Biomaterials Consultant, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Stephen F. Rosenstiel, BDS, MSD, Professor and Chair, Restorative and Prosthetic Dentistry, College of Dentistry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA

Hande Sar Sancakli, DDS, PhD, Professor, Department of Operative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkiye

Martina Schmid-Schwap, DDS, PhD, Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Bernhard Gottlieb University of Dentistry, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Gregor Slavicek, DDS, PhD, Professor, Steinbeis-Transfer-Institute of Biotechnology in Interdisciplinary Dentistry, Steinbeis University, Berlin, Germany

Marius Steigmann, DDS, PhD, Professor, Steigmann Implant Institute, Neckargemund, Germany

Ștefan-Ioan Stratul, PhD, MSc, MDiv, Associate Professor, Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics, Faculty of Dental Medicine, “Victor Babeș” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Timișoara, Romania

Gianluca Martino Tartaglia, DDS, PhD, Associate Professor, Functional Anatomy Research Center, Laboratory of Functional Anatomy of the Stomatognathic Apparatus, Department of Biomedical Sciences for Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Milan, Milan, Italy

Bernard Touati, DDS, PhD, Assistant Professor, Prosthodontics Department, Faculty of Odontology, Paris V University, Paris, France

Tamara Tserakhava, DDS, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Dental Faculty, Belarusian State Medical University, Minsk, Belarus

Sorin Uram-Țuculescu, DDS, PhD, Assistant Professor, Prosthodontics Department, School of Dentistry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA


Reviewers-in-Chief

Stephen F. Rosenstiel, BDS, MSD, Professor Emeritus, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
Mihaela Rodica Păuna, DDS, PhD, Professor, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
Sheldon Dov Sydney, DDS, FICD, Associate Professor, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA World Editor, International, College of Dentists

Reviewers

Petr Bartak, Prague, Czech Republic
Cristian Niky Cumpătă, Bucharest, Romania
Andrezza Lauria de Moura, São Paulo, Brazil
Nikolay Ishkitiev, Sofia, Bulgaria
Barbara Janssens, Gent, Belgium
John Kois, Seattle, WA, USA
Cinel Maliţa, Bucharest, Romania
Enrico Manca, Cagliari, Italy
Vlademir Margvelashvili, Tbilisi, Georgia
Costin Marinescu, München, Germany
Marina Meleșcanu-Imre, Bucharest, Romania
Joel Motta Junior, Manaus, AM, Brazil
Hazem Mourad, Qassim, Saudi Arabia
Nikola Petricevic, Zagreb, Croatia
Cristina Teodora Preoteasa, Bucharest, Romania
Robert Sabiniu Şerban, Bucharest, Romania
Elina Teodorescu, Bucharest, Romania
Mei-Qing Wang, Xi’an, China
Maciej Zarow, Krakow, Poland

English Language Editor-in-Chief

Roxana-Cristina Petcu, Phil, PhD, Professor, Faculty of Foreign Languages, University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

English Language Editors

Valeria Clucerescu, Biol.
Niculina Smaranda Ion, Phil.

Honorary Statistical Adviser

Radu Burlacu, PhD, Bucharest, Romania
Ioan Opriș, PhD, Associate Scientist, Miami, USA

Editorial Book Reviewers

Iulia Ciolachi, DMD, Bucharest, Romania
Florin-Eugen Constantinescu, DMD, PhD Student, Bucharest, Romania

Project Editor

Irina-Adriana Beuran, DMD, PhD, Faculty of Dental Medicine “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

 

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