About the Journal

The Open Dentistry Journal

ISSN: 1874-2106
Volume: 17, 2023

Aims and Scope

The Open Dentistry Journal is an Open Access online journal, which publishes research articles, reviews/mini-reviews, letters, case reports and guest edited single topic issues in all areas of dentistry and the oral cavity.

The journal encourages submissions related to the following fields of dentistry:

  • Restorative Dentistry
  • Management of Dental Disease
  • Periodontology
  • Dental Implants
  • Oral Pathology
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Endodontology
  • Operative Dentistry
  • Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics
  • Dental Biomaterials Science
  • Oral Medicine
  • Clinical Trials
  • Translational Research

The Open Dentistry Journal, a peer-reviewed journal, is an important and reliable source of current information on important recent developments in the field. The emphasis will be on publishing quality papers rapidly and freely available to researchers worldwide.

About the Editor

Ibtisam Al-Hashimi
Department of Surgery
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Brief Biography

Ibtisam Al-Hashimi, BDS, MS, PhD is working as Professor in the Dept. of Periodontics, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, Texas since 2006. She has also worked as Visiting Professor at the Queens University, School of Dentistry, Belfast, Northern Ireland from 2003-04. She completed her M.S. in Oral Science and Ph.D. in Oral Biology both from State University of New York at Buffalo in 1985 and 1989, respectively. She is a member of a number of societies, such as Consultant to the ADA Council on Scientific Affairs, External Reviewer, Promotion and Tenure Committee, University Of Sharjah, UAE. She was the President of the Salivary Research Group/ IADR and President of Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society, Baylor College of Dentistry. She has a number of scientific papers and book chapters to her credit. Besides, she has organized a number of programs and symposia. She has been a reviewer and board member of a number of journals, such as The Open Pathology Journal, The Open Dentistry Journal, of Oral Pathology & Medicine Drugs & Aging etc.

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