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Kimberly Carr

D.M.D.

Associate Professor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
SDB 804
(205) 934-7016
Research Interests: Oral microbiological disease and its association with systemic disease, and special care dentistry

Member, National Dental Practice Based Research Network
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Hussein Basma

D.D.S., M.S.

Assistant Professor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
SDB 412
(205) 934-4506
Research Interests: Soft and hard tissue augmentation in preparation for endosseous dental implants; Digital technologies to enhance dental implant surgical treatment plan; Integration of digital dental implant planning into dental education Faculty Profile

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Kyounga Cheon

D.M.D., M.S.

Associate Professor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
SDB 802
(205) 975-4303
Research Interests: Regenerative Dental Research - to develop a highly innovative injectable nitric oxide releasing biomimetic nanomatrix gel targeting root canal disinfection and pulp-dentin complex regeneration with multidisciplinary team approach (Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Endodontics, and Biomedical Engineering at UAB)Faculty Profile

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Mia Geisinger

D.D.S., M.S.

Professor
Program Director, Advanced Education in Periodontology
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SDB 412
(205) 934-4984
Research Interests: Periodontal-systemic interactions related to periodontal infection and immuno-inflammatory response in patients with diabetes, pregnancy outcomes, rheumatoid arthritis, obesity, and dementia; Plaque control in special populations to improve oral and systemic health; Nonsurgical intervention for periodontal and peri-implant diseases; Periodontal hard and soft tissue regenerative materials and techniques

Member, National Dental Practice Based Research Network
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Nicolaas Geurs

D.D.S., M.S.

Weatherford/Palcanis Endowed Professor and Chair This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
SDB 412
(205) 934-1074
Research Interests: Community outcomes of implant therapy; Clinical translation research of periodontal therapies; Regenerative medicine; Oral disease system health relationship

Member, National Dental Practice Based Research Network
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Janice Jackson

D.M.D.

Professor/Chair This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
SDB 304
(205) 934-7016
Member, National Dental Practice Based Research Network Faculty Profile

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Amjad Javed

Ph.D.

Professor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
SDB 714
(205) 996-5124
Research Interests: Craniofacial Development; Osteopenia/Osteoporosis; Genetics of Mineralized Tissue; Cartilage Development and Degeneration; Cleido Cranial Dysplasia; Mineral Metabolism; Regulation of Bone Adiposity Faculty Profile

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Maninder Kaur

B.D.S., M.P.H., M.S.

Assistant Professor
Predoctoral Program Director, Periodontology
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SDB 412
(205) 934-4506
Research Interests: Periodontal disease and periodontal therapy and its effects on adverse pregnancy outcomes; Inflammatory markers in gingival and serum samples in patients with systemic diseases and conditions, including anxiety/depression, diabetes, and pregnancy; Multilineage potential of gingival mesenchymal stem cells for dental tissue regeneration; Role of growth factors for bone regeneration at extraction sites; Nonsurgical treatments of periodontal diseases Faculty Profile

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Sufian Yassin

B.D.S., M.Sc., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
SDB 507
(205) 934-1022
Research Interests: Occlusion; Dental Implants; Implant prosthesis; Dental Materials; Digital Dentistry, Oral Microbiology; CAD/CAM dental prostheses, restorative materials Faculty Profile

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Ping Zhang

D.D.S., Ph.D.

Professor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
SDB 801-A1
(205) 996-9803
Research Interests: Osteoimmunology; Host/microbial interactions in the pathogenesis of periodontal disease and dental caries; Mucosal vaccines for oral infectious diseases; Adjuvant development and characterizationFaculty Profile