Positions

Selected Publications

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2018 Preparation Techniques Used to Make Single-Unit Crowns: Findings from The National Dental Practice-Based Research NetworkJournal of Prosthodontics.  27:813-820. 2018
2018 Impression Techniques Used for Single-Unit Crowns: Findings from the National Dental Practice-Based Research NetworkJournal of Prosthodontics.  27:722-732. 2018
2017 Impression evaluation and laboratory use for single-unit crowns: Findings from The National Dental Practice-Based Research NetworkJournal of the American Dental Association.  148:788-796.e4. 2017
2016 Dentist material selection for single-unit crowns: Findings from the National Dental Practice-Based Research NetworkJournal of Dentistry.  55:40-47. 2016
2016 Treatment recommendations for single-unit crowns: Findings from The National Dental Practice-Based Research NetworkJournal of the American Dental Association.  147:882-890. 2016
2014 Validity and reliability of portfolio assessment of student competence in two dental school populations: A four-Year studyJournal of Dental Education.  78:657-667. 2014
2013 Strength comparison of four techniques to secure implant attachment housings to complete denturesJournal of Prosthetic Dentistry.  110:8-13. 2013
2013 A 24-month evaluation of amalgam and resin-based composite restorations Findings from The National Dental Practice-Based Research NetworkJournal of the American Dental Association.  144:583-593. 2013
2012 Implementation of portfolio assessment of student competence in two dental school populationsJournal of Dental Education.  76:1559-1571. 2012
2012 A residual granuloma in association with a dental implantImplant Dentistry.  21:87-90. 2012
2010 A randomized clinical trial to compare diagnostic casts made using plastic and metal traysJournal of Prosthetic Dentistry.  104:364-371. 2010
2010 Variability of mechanical torque-limiting devices in clinical service at a US dental schoolJournal of Prosthodontics.  19:20-24. 2010
2009 Comparison of the passivity between cast alloy and laser-welded titanium overdenture barsJournal of Prosthodontics.  18:656-662. 2009
2009 Enhancement of bonding to enamel and dentin prepared by Er,Cr:YSGG laserLasers in Surgery and Medicine.  41:454-462. 2009
2009 Validation of strain gauges as a method of measuring precision of fit of implant barsImplant Dentistry.  18:151-161. 2009
2009 ENHANCEMENT OF BONDING TO ENAMEL AND DENTIN PREPARED BY Er,Cr:YSGG LASERLasers in Surgery and Medicine.  54-54. 2009
2007 Fracture toughness micromechanics by energy methods with a photocure fiber-reinforced compositePolymer Composites.  28:311-324. 2007
2007 Micromechanics for fiber volume percent with a photocure vinyl ester compositePolymer Composites.  28:294-310. 2007
2006 Bone associated with implants in diabetic and insulin-treated ratsClinical Oral Implants Research.  17:495-500. 2006
2006 Low-cost implant overdenture option for patients treated in a predoctoral dental school curriculum.Journal of Dental Education.  70:662-666. 2006
2006 Stress-transfer micromechanics for fiber length with a photocure vinyl ester compositePolymer Composites.  27:153-169. 2006
2005 The effect of the addition of a polyglutamate motif to RGD on peptide tethering to hydroxyapatite and the promotion of mesenchymal stem cell adhesionBiomaterials.  26:7046-7056. 2005
2005 Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry analysis of implants in rat tibiaeImplant Dentistry.  14:294-300. 2005
2005 Cement-retained superstructure for a metal-resin fixed complete dentureJournal of Prosthetic Dentistry.  93:298-300. 2005
2002 Histomorphological evaluation of loaded plate-form and root-form implants in Macaca mulatta monkeysClinical Oral Implants Research.  13:214-220. 2002
2001 Analysis of TI-6Al-4V Implants Place with Fibroblast Growth Factor 1 in Rat TibiaeInternational Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants.  16:495-502. 2001
2001 Radioimaging of implants in rats using Tc-99m-MDPClinical Oral Implants Research.  12:372-378. 2001
2000 Bone Response to Titanium Alloy Implants Placed in Diabetic RatsInternational Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants.  15:345-354. 2000
2000 Dental erosion and aspirin headache powders: A clinical reportJournal of Prosthodontics.  9:95-98. 2000
2000 Osseointegration of screw-form titanium implants and regenerated bone in primates.Journal of Dental Research.  79:385-385. 2000
2000 Time-dependence of bond strength and fracture analysis of single component dental adhesives.Journal of Dental Research.  79:453-453. 2000
1999 Dental implant materials: Commercially pure titanium and titanium alloysJournal of Prosthodontics.  8:40-43. 1999
1998 Tooth structure loss apical to preparations for fixed partial dentures when using self-limiting bursJournal of Prosthetic Dentistry.  79:491-494. 1998
1997 Osteointegration of root- and plate-form implants in primatesJournal of Dental Research.  76:1530-1530. 1997
1996 Demineralization effects of 10 percent carbamide peroxideJournal of Dentistry.  24:395-398. 1996

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2014 Biomaterials for Dental Implants.  66-94. 2014

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  • Private Grant  awarded by ZIMMER DENTAL, INC. 2006 - 2012
  • Private Grant  awarded by BIOHORIZONS IMPLANT SYSTEMS, INC. 2007 - 2012
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  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical / Medical Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1998
  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, University of North Carolina System : Chapel Hill 1989
  • Full Name

  • Michael McCracken