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Journal of Dental Research

Featuring Critical Reviews in Oral Biology & Medicine

University of Michigan
2013 Impact Factor: 4.144
2013 Ranking: 2/83 in Dentistry, Oral Surgery & Medicine |
Source: 2013 Journal Citation Reports ® (Thomson Reuters, 2014)

The journal for dental, oral and craniofacial research.

The Journal of Dental Research (JDR) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal dedicated to the dissemination of new knowledge and information on all sciences relevant to dentistry and to the oral cavity and associated structures in health and disease.

JDR is published monthly, allowing for frequent dissemination of its leading content. Rapid publication from acceptance to print provides timely communication of the latest research to the oral and dental community.


  • Original research in all fields of dental, oral and craniofacial sciences
  • Biological, Clinical and Biomaterials & Bioengineering sections for original research articles
  • Timely state-of-the-art review articles in the Critical Reviews in Oral Biology & Medicine (CROBM) section
  • Erudite articles on noteworthy topics of research interest in the DISCOVERY!
  • Leading meeting proceedings in the e-supplement, Advances in Dental Research (see below)


  • Oral, dental and craniofacial researchers and clinical scientists
  • Dentists
  • Oral and dental policy-makers
  • Dental educators
  • Hard-tissue scientists

Additional JDR information

Notice:  Please note that no issues were published in 1925, 1926, and 1936. Issue 15:4 and 24:4 were also not published. Volume and pagination sequencing skip over these breaks in publication; for example, Volume 6 was published in 1924 and Volume 7 in 1927.

Advances in Dental Research (ADR) is an e-supplement to JDR.  Subscribers to JDR receive access to all new ADR content. 

The journal Critical Reviews in Oral Biology & Medicine (CROBM) was merged into the JDR. Subscriptions to CROBM are no longer available, but all content from Volume 1, Issue 1 (1990) to Volume 15, Issue 1 (2004) is hosted online and accessible with your JDR subscription.

Members of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) receive complimentary online access to the JDR and reduced print subscription pricing. For more information about joining IADR please click here or if you are already a member and are trying to access JDR, please click here.

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)

Subscription Information :
Institutional Subscription, Combined (Print & E-access) £626.00
Institutional Subscription, E-access £563.00
Institutional Subscription, Print Only £613.00
Individual Subscription, Print Only £283.00

To purchase a non-standard subscription or a back issue, please contact SAGE Customer Services for availability. +44 (0) 20 7324 8701

Institutional, Single Print Issue £56.00
Individual Single Print Issue £31.00
Frequency: Monthly eISSN: 1544-0591 ISSN: 0022-0345
Months of Distribution: January , February , March , April , May , June , July , August , September , October , November , December Current Volume: 94 Current Issue: 7
Other Titles in: Dentistry, Oral Surgery & Medicine

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