Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry

Print ISSN: 1053-4628 | Online ISSN: 1557-5268

The purpose of Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry (JOCPD) is to provide clinically relevant information to enable the practicing dentist to have access to the state of the art in pediatric dentistry. From prevention, to information, to the management of different problems encountered in children's related medical and dental problems, this peer-reviewed journal keeps you abreast of the latest news and developments related to pediatric dentistry.


Open Access

Prevalence and associated factors of enamel developmental defects among Nigerian children with perinatal HIV exposure

Nonso Emmanuel Onyia,Paul Akhigbe,Esosa Osagie,Ozoemene Obuekwe,Augustine Omoigberale,Vincent P. Richards,Modupe O. Coker,DOMHaIN Study team

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.007

Abstract ( 433 ) PDF (1.35 MB) ( 182 ) Full Text

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The design and clinical application of a new appliance to treat impacted maxillary central incisors

Yuqi Peng,Zhaohao Zhen,Huanhuan Qiu,Meimei Li,Huacui Xiong,Ke Chen

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.010

Abstract ( 427 ) PDF (10.84 MB) ( 211 ) Full Text

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Oral microbiome characteristics in children with and without early childhood caries

Xianyin Xu,Baokun Shan,Qiuxiang Zhang,Wenwei Lu,Jianxin Zhao,Hao Zhang,Wei Chen

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.012

Abstract ( 404 ) PDF (3.34 MB) ( 211 ) Full Text

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Assessment of orthodontic treatment needs in patients with β-thalassemia major and sickle cell disease

Salmeh Kalbassi,Mohammadreza Younesi,Samira Louni Aligoudarzi

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.006

Abstract ( 419 ) PDF (308.58 kB) ( 149 ) Full Text

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Solitary median maxillary central incisor in Kabuki syndrome 2 with novel missense mutation of KDM6A and ABCC8 genes

Farouk B. Rihani,May M. Altayeh,Rand Z. Al-Kilani,Rawan A. Alrejjal

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.005

Abstract ( 361 ) PDF (3.55 MB) ( 229 ) Full Text

Published Ahead of Print

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Self-reported oral health habits, knowledge and conditions of schoolchildren and adolescents in mainland China

Ren Yang,Tianyi Tang,Sujuan Wu,Litong Wu,Lang Lei,Huang Li

Online publish date: 14 March 2023

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.017

Abstract ( 237 ) PDF (313.33 kB) ( 147 ) Full Text

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Evaluation of the relationship between anxiety levels and dental appearance

Gamze Metin-Gürsoy,Ayse Bikem Haciomeroglu,Selin Kale-Varlık,Tuba Tortop

Online publish date: 14 March 2023

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.018

Abstract ( 233 ) PDF (1.1 MB) ( 138 ) Full Text

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Emergency dental treatment among patients waitlisted for the operating room

Monica Ashok,Christie Lumsden,Aaron Myers,Richard Yoon

Online publish date: 08 March 2023

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.015

Abstract ( 255 ) PDF (337.62 kB) ( 148 ) Full Text

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Impaction of multiple dilacerated primary incisors: a case report

Seong-Eun Mo,Jae-Gon Kim,Yeon-Mi Yang,Dae-Woo Lee

Online publish date: 08 March 2023

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.016

Abstract ( 247 ) PDF (3.84 MB) ( 119 ) Full Text

Special Issues

Special issue title:

Nutrition,Oral Health and Oral Diseases in Children

Keywords: Pediatric dentistry; Oral health; Child nutrition; Dietary habit; Dental caries;

Editor: Dr. Tao Lin, MD, PhD

Submission deadline: 07 August 2023

Special issue title:

New technologies and materials in clinical pediatric dentistry

Keywords: Technology; Material; Artificial Intelligence; Deep Learning; Restoration; Children; Pediatric Dentistry

Editor: Dr. Hong-Keun Hyun, DDS, MSD, PhD

Submission deadline: 31 October 2023

Special issue title:

Behavior Management in Pediatric Dentistry

Keywords: Behavior Guidance; Behavior Management; Children; Dental Anxiety; Pediatric Dentistry

Editor: Dr. Burak Buldur, DDS, PhD

Submission deadline: 17 August 2023

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Prof. Andrea Scribante, DDS, PostGrad(Orthod), PhD, MHA, MSc

Prof. Andrea Scribante currently works as an Associate Professor at School of Dentistry, at School of Dental Hygiene and at the Postgraduate Program in Orthodontics (University of Pavia, Italy). He is Clinical Resident of the Unit of Orthodontics and Paediatric Dentistry, Section of Dentistry, Department of Clinical, Surgical, Diagnostic and Paediatric Sciences, University of Pavia. He actively participates in academic publication, and has signed over 130 publications on Scopus/PubMed indexed international Journals. He is also the Editorial Committee/Editorial Board Member of many international journals, and a Top peer reviewer in Publons.