Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery


  • Professor
  • Associate Professor
  • Assistant Professor
  • Clinical Fellow
    • Chihiro MATSUO, D.D.S.
    • Shika MIYAWAKI, D.D.S.
    • Yoshitsugu TAKAYAMA, D.D.S.
    • Ken NAKAGAWA, D.D.S.
    • Rei HANAI, D.D.S.
    • Yusuke MATSUKI, D.D.S.
    • Ayako JINZENJI, D.D.S., Ph.D.
    • Hiroki MORI, D.D.S.,Ph.D.
  • Graduate Student
    • Satoshi KITA, D.D.S.
    • Kenjiro TAKAO, D.D.S.
    • Yuri HOCHI, D.D.S.
    • Saki HIGUCHI, D.D.S.

Current Research Projects

  • In vivo EPR (Electron Paramagnetic Resonance) tooth dosimetry.
  • The utility of quantitative bone scintigraphy in oral and maxillofacial lesions.
  • The investigation of teriparatide therapy of medication related osteonecrosis of the jaw
  • Study of the inhibitory effect of rare sugars on the oral bacteria.
  • Development and clinical trials of extraoral jaw fixing device (AGO cap ®) for preventing temporomandibular joint luxation.

Selected Publications

  • Surgical navigation system for temporomandibular joint ankylosis in a child: a case report.
    Miyazaki R, Iwasaki A, Nakai F, Miyake M.
    Journal of medical case reports. 2021 Sep;15 :464.
  • Bone metabolism of the jaw in response to bisphosphonate: a quantitative analysis of bone scintigraphy images.
    Nakai F, Ohbayashi Y, Nakai Y, Iwasaki A, Miyake M.
    Odontology.  2020 Mar;108 :653-660.
  • The utility of bone scintigraphy in the assessment of mandibular metabolism during long-term bisphosphonate administration.
    Ohbayashi Y, Nakai F, Iwasaki A, Ogawa T, Yamamoto Y, Nishiyama Y, Miyake M.
    Odontology.  2017 Jul;105(3):382-390.

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