Ulf Wikesjo

Professor

Ulf Wikesjo

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Periodontics

  • (706) 721-8983
  • GC 4265

Education

  • Ph.D., Periodontics/Periodontology (C Lund University, 1991

  • DDS, Dentistry (DDS, DMD) Lund University, 1973

Certifications

  • BCPERIO Am Brd of Periodontology, 1994

  • DEN Georgia Board of Dentistry, 2006

  • Dental Licensure Georgia Board of Dentistry,

  • Dental Licensure State Board of Dentistry,

  • Clinical Examination California Board of Dental Examiners,

  • Dental Licensure California Board of Dental Examiners,

  • Technique Examination California Board of Dental Examiners,

  • National Board Dental Examinations (Part I and II) American Dental Association,

  • Dental Licensure National Board of Health and Welfare,

Awards & Honors

  • The 2013 Isaih Lew Memorial Research Award 62nd AAID Annual Meeting, 2013

  • The 2011 Judson C. Hickey Scientific Writing Award 2012

  • The R. Earl Robinson Periodontal Regeneration Award 2011

  • The Inaugural IADR/Straumann Award in Regenerative Periodontal Medicine IADR, 2010

  • Charter Member Loma Linda University Society of Scholars, Loma Linda University, 2003

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PERR 7001

    Periodontal Therapy Seminar
  • PERR 8005

    Advanced Periodontology 4
  • PERR 9007

    Advanced Periodontology 6
  • PERI 5902

    Periodontic Clinic
  • OBMP 9300

    Research

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Alveolar ridge and maxillary sinus augmentation using rhBMP-2: Systematic review, 2015
    Other
  • Wound healing following surgical and regenerative periodontal therapy, 2015
    Other
  • Alveolar augmentation, focus on growth factors (BMPs), 2014
    Other
  • Biodegradable polymer scaffolds loaded with low-dose BMP-2 stimulate periodontal ligament cell differentiation, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Effect of Platform Shift on Crestal Bone Levels and Mucosal Profile Following Flap Surgery and Subcrestal Implant Placement in Presence/Absence of Gap Defects, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Professional Service

  • Clinical and Experimental Dental Research 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Journal of Periodontal & Implant Science 2010 - Present

  • Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry/Implant Committee 2010 - Present

  • Medical College of Georgia/Internal Advisory Committee for Research 2010 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry/Administrative Council 2009 - Present

    Role: Member