• Quintessence Publishing Deutschland
ISSN (print) 1602-1622

Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry

Open Access

Issue cycle: irregular
Language: English
Impact factor: 1.256 (2020)

Categories: Human Medicine, Interdisciplinary, Science and Research, General Dentistry

Editor-in-chief: Prof. Dr. med. dent. Dr. hc Anton Sculean MSc, Dr. Poul Erik Petersen, Prof. Dr. Avijit Banerjee
Coordinating editor: Kathleen Splieth
QP Deutschland

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No registration, no subscription fees, just good scientific literature.

Clinicians, general practitioners, teachers, researchers, and public health administrators will find this journal an indispensable source of essential, timely information about scientific progress in the fields of oral health and the prevention of caries, periodontal diseases, oral mucosal diseases, and dental trauma. Central topics, including oral hygiene, oral epidemiology, oral health promotion, and public health issues, are covered in peer-reviewed articles, such as clinical and basic science research reports or reviews.

Creative Commons LicenseThe open access journal "Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry" (from the start of 2020) is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Publication Fee: After acceptance of the submitted article, a publication fee of 1250,- EUR (excluding taxes) is charged. Article submission fees are not charged.


Prof. Dr. med. dent. Dr. hc Anton Sculean MSc

Switzerland, Bern

Professor and chairman of the Department of Periodontology and Executive Director of the School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Switzerland. Research awards: Anthony Rizzo Young Investigator Award of the Periodontal Research Group (PRG) of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR), the IADR/PRG Award in Regenerative Periodontal Medicine, Distinguished Teacher Award of the European Orthodontic Society. Member on the editorial board or Editor of more than 14 dental journals. Past president of the Periodontal Research Group of the IADR Past president of the Swiss Society of Periodontology President of the European Federation of Periodontology (EFP) President Elect of the International Academy of Periodontology (IAP).


Dr. Poul Erik Petersen


Prof. Dr. Avijit Banerjee

United Kingdom, London
Coordinating editor

Kathleen Splieth

Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry, 01/2021