Research & Faculty Publications

2017

Delsnyder J, Colina T, Elsemary N, Padilla M, Enciso R. Stabilization Appliances as Treatment for Myogenous Temporomandibular Disorders: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Open Journal of Dentistry and Oral Medicine 2017;5(4):72-84.  doi: 10.13189/ojdom.2017.050402.
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Larsen B, Mau K, Padilla M, Enciso R. NMDA Receptor Antagonists for the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain Compared to Placebo: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Open Journal of Dentistry and Oral Medicine 2017;5(4):59 – 71. doi: 10.13189/ojdom.2017.050401.
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Moldez M, Camones V, Ramos G, Padilla M, Enciso R.  Effectiveness of Sodium Hyaluronate and Corticosteroid Intra-articular Injections for Temporomandibular Joint Disorders: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis, Journal of Oral & Facial Pain and Headache, published online ahead of print doi: 10.11607/ofph.1783

Schwartz M, Acosta L, Hung YL, Padilla M, Enciso R. Effects of CPAP and mandibular advancement device treatment in obstructive sleep apnea patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Sleep Breath. 2017 Nov 11. doi:10.1007/s11325-017-1590-6. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PubMed PMID: 29129030.

2016

L. Nocera, M. Padilla, G.T. Clark (2016) Virtual Patient System for Orofacial Pain and Oral Medicine: Experience at Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, USC, ICERI2016 Proceedings, pp. 5360-5370.
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Khalifeh M, Mehta K, Varguise N, Suarez-Durall P, Enciso R. Botulinum toxin type A for the treatment of head and neck chronic myofascial pain syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis. The Journal of the American Dental Association. 2016 Oct 10.
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Yamazaki Y, Shigeta Y, Ogawa T, Enciso R, Ando E. The Relationship between Anterior Tubercle of the Atlas to the Adjacent Oropharyngeal Airway Volume: Implication of Normalized Variables and Gender Differences. J Dent Oral Care Med. 2016;2(1):107.
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Sedghizadeh PP, Billington WD, Paxton D, Ebeed R, Mahabady S, Clark GT, Enciso R. Is p16-positive oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma associated with favorable prognosis? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Oral oncology. 2016 Mar 31;54:15-27.
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Lapidus D, Goldberg J, Hobbs EH, Ram S, Clark GT, Enciso R. Effect of premedication to provide analgesia as a supplement to inferior alveolar nerve block in patients with irreversible pulpitis. The Journal of the American Dental Association. 2016 Jun 30;147(6):427-37.
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Enciso R, Keaton J, Saleh N, Ahmadieh A, Clark GT, Sedghizadeh PP. Assessing the utility of serum C-telopeptide cross-link of type 1 collagen as a predictor of bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw: A systematic review and meta-analysis. The Journal of the American Dental Association. 2016 Mar 31.
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Shackleton T, Ram S, Black M, Ryder J, Clark GT, Enciso R. The efficacy of botulinum toxin for the treatment of trigeminal and postherpetic neuralgia: a systematic review with meta-analyses. Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 2016 Jul 31;122(1):61-71.
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Salah S, Thomas L, Ram S, Clark GT, Enciso R. Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of the Efficacy of Oral Medications Compared with Placebo Treatment in the Management of Postherpetic Neuralgia. Journal of Oral & Facial Pain & Headache. 2016 Jul 1;30(3).
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2015

Durall PS, Enciso R, Rhee J, Mulligan R. Attitude toward rapid HIV testing in a Dental School Clinic. Special Care in Dentistry. 2015 Jan 1;35(1):29-36.
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Ando E, Shigeta Y, Nejima J, Yamanaka H, Hirai S, Ogawa T, Clark GT, Enciso R. Assessment of the calcification of the nuchal ligament and osteophytes of the cervical spine in obstructive sleep apnoea subjects and snorers. Journal of oral rehabilitation. 2016 Feb 1;43(2):96-102.
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Enciso R, Sundaresan S, Yekikian M, Mulligan R. Oral Health Status of Children Attending a Mobile Dental Clinic—A Comparative Study. Journal of health care for the poor and underserved. 2015;26(4):1418-27.
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Guo J, Vahidnia A, Sedghizadeh P, Enciso R. Root and canal morphology of mandibular permanent first molars in a US population-A multi-ethnicity evaluation by CBCT. Endodontic Practice Today. 2015 Sep 1;9(3).
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Magne P, Menezes Pedrosa Malta DA, Enciso R, Monteiro-Junior S. Heat Treatment Influences Monomer Conversion and Bond Strength of Indirect Composite Resin Restorations. The journal of adhesive dentistry. 2015 Dec;17(6):559-66.
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2014

Guo J, Vahidnia A, Sedghizadeh P, Enciso R. Evaluation of root and canal morphology of maxillary permanent first molars in a North American population by cone-beam computed tomography. Journal of endodontics. 2014 May 31;40(5):635-9.
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Kim TH, Ahn TJ, Enciso R, Knezevic A. Effect of gypsum separating media on the appearance of stone cast surfaces. The Journal of prosthetic dentistry. 2014 Oct 31;112(4):1001-5.
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2013

Shigeta Y, Ogawa T, Tomoko I, Clark GT, Enciso R. Soft palate length and upper airway relationship in OSA and non-OSA subjects. Texas dental journal. 2013 Mar;130(3):203-11.
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Shintaku WH, Enciso R, Covington JS, Migliorati CA. Can dental students be taught to use dental radiographs for osteoporosis screening?. Journal of dental education. 2013 May 1;77(5):598-603.
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Azeredo F, de Menezes LM, Enciso R, Weissheimer A, de Oliveira RB. Computed gray levels in multislice and cone-beam computed tomography. American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. 2013 Jul 31;144(1):147-55.
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Venturin JS, Durall PS, Enciso R, Clark GT, Mulligan R. Comparing methods of cultural competency training and assessment in a predoctoral dental course. Journal of dental education. 2013 Apr 1;77(4):476-84.
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2012

Kumar SK, Gorur A, Schaudinn C, Shuler CF, Costerton JW, Sedghizadeh PP. The role of microbial biofilms in osteonecrosis of the jaw associated with bisphosphonate therapy. Current osteoporosis reports. 2010 Mar 1;8(1):40-8
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Patel S, Choyee S, Uyanne J, Nguyen AL, Lee P, Sedghizadeh PP, Kumar SK, Lytle J, Shi S, Le AD. Non‐exposed bisphosphonate‐related osteonecrosis of the jaw: a critical assessment of current definition, staging, and treatment guidelines. Oral diseases. 2012 Oct 1;18(7):625-32.
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Chadha GK, Ahmadieh A, Kumar S, Sedghizadeh PP. Osseointegration of dental implants and osteonecrosis of the jaw in patients treated with bisphosphonate therapy: A systematic review. Journal of Oral Implantology. 2013 Aug;39(4):510-20.
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Sedghizadeh PP, Nguyen M, Enciso R. Intracranial physiological calcifications evaluated with cone beam CT. Dentomaxillofacial Radiology. 2014 Jan 28.
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Stephens H, Jensen B, Carpiaux W, Sedghizadeh P, Chai Y. A collaborative approach to advance student research at the University of Southern California. Journal of the California Dental Association. 2012 May;40(5):433-6.
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Saber MH, Schwarzberg K, Alonaizan FA, Kelley ST, Sedghizadeh PP, Furlan M, Levy TA, Simon JH, Slots J. Bacterial flora of dental periradicular lesions analyzed by the 454-pyrosequencing technology. J Endod 2012; 38:1484-8.

Schaudinn C, Webster P, Gorur A, Jones A, Neely M, Jelliffe RW, Le AD, Sedghizadeh PP. Quantification by energy dispersive x-ray spectroscopy of alendronate in the diseased jaw bone of patients with bisphosphonate-related jaw osteonecrosis. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 2012; 114:480-6.

Sedghizadeh PP, Jones AC, LaVallee C, Jelliffe RW, Le AD, Lee P, Kiss A, Neely MN. Population PK-PD of bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw. Clin Pharmacol Drug Develop; 2012;1:205-6.
Sedghizadeh PP, Chen MT, Schaudinn C, Gorur A, Jiang C. Inactivation kinetics study of an atmospheric-pressure cold plasma jet against pathogenic microorganisms. IEEE Trans Plasma Science 2012.

Pandarakalam C, Siegel W, Sedghizadeh PP. Persistent lip swelling: a case report. Int J Dent Case Reports 2012.

Wanger G, Gorby Y, El-Naggar M, Yuvzinsky TD, Schaudinn C, Gorur A, Sedghizadeh PP. Electrically conductive bacterial nanowires in bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw biofilms. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 2012.

Sedghizadeh PP, Jones AC, LaVallee C, Jelliffe RW, Le AD, Lee P, Kiss A, Neely MN. Population pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic modeling for assessing risk of bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 2012.

Sedghizadeh PP, Yoosef S, Fadrosh DW, Zeigler-Allen L, Thiagarajan M, Salek M, Farahnik F, Williamson S. Metagenomic investigation of microbes and viruses in patients with jaw osteonecrosis associated with bisphosphonate therapy. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 2012.

Clark GT, Mulligan R, Kataoka R, Baba K. Integrating a traditional problem based learning course with a learning management system. Dent. Med. Res. 2011 Nov;31(3):221-7.

Abe Y, Suganuma T, Ishii M, Yamamoto G, Gunji T, Clark GT, Tachikawa T, Kiuchi Y, Igarashi Y, Baba K. Association of genetic, psychological and behavioral factors with sleep bruxism in a Japanese population. J Sleep Res. 2012 Jun;21(3):289-96.

Minakuchi H, Sakaguchi C, Hara ES, Maekawa K, Matsuka Y, Clark GT, Kuboki T. Multiple sleep bruxism data collected using a self-contained EMG detector/analyzer system in asymptomatic healthy subjects. Sleep Breath. 2012 Jan 26. [Epub ahead of print].

Hara ES, Matsuka Y, Minakuchi H, Clark GT, Kuboki T. Occlusal dysesthesia: a qualitative systematic review of the epidemiology, aetiology and management. J Oral Rehabil. 2012 Aug;39(8):630-8.

Clark GT, Suri A, Enciso R. Autonomous virtual patients in dentistry: system accuracy and expert versus novice comparison. J Dent Educ. 2012 Oct;76(10):1365-70.

Enciso R, Shigeta Y, Nguyen M, Clark GT. Comparison of cone-beam computed tomography incidental findings between patients with moderate/severe obstructive sleep apnea and mild obstructive sleep apnea/healthy patients. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2012 Sep;114(3):373-81.

Ram S, Balasubramaniam R. Book Chapter: Extracranial and Systemic Causes of Head/Facial Pain. In: Orofacial Pain: Guidelines for Assessment, Diagnosis, and Management. Fifth Edition. Reny de Leeuw and Gary Klasser (Eds.) Quintessence, 2012.

Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds) Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. WJ Wiley. 2012.

Clark GT. The Top 30 Chronic Painful Diseases, Disorders and Dysfunctions that occur in the Orofacial Region. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Clark GT. Top 60 most important medications used in an OFP Treatment Center. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Dionne RA and Clark GT. Non-Opioid Analgesics, Salicylates, NSAIDs and Corticosteroids for Chronic Pain. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Clark GT and Richeimer SH. Opioids for Chronic Orofacial Pain with a focus on Non-Malignant Chronic Pain. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Clark GT. Nocebo Responsive Patients and Topical Pain Control agents used for Orofacial and Mucosal Pain. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Clark GT and Teruel A. Anti-convulsants agents used for Neuropathic Pain including Trigeminal Neuralgia. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Clark GT and Sahai S. Skeletal Muscle Relaxants and Anti-Spasticity Drugs for Orofacial Pain Disorders. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Clark GT, Gutierrez MA, Venturin JS and Richeimer SH. Psychopharmacologic Agents (Antidepressants, Antipsychotics, Anxiolytics and Psychostimulants) used in Chronic Pain. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Kumar S, Clark GT and Dionne R. Anti-Bacterial Agents as Analgesics in Chronic Pain. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management.

Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Ram S, Kumar S, and Clark GT. Using Oral Medications, Infusions and Injections for Differential Diagnosis of Orofacial Pain. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Clark GT and Stiles, A. Interventional Therapy and Injected agents for Orofacial Pain and Spasm (including Botulinum Toxin). In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Kumar S, Teruel A, and Clark GT. Treatment for Oral Mucositis and Non-Infectious, Non-Neoplastic Oral Ulcerations. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Ram S and Clark GT. Management of Orofacial Pain and other Co-morbidities in Oropharyngeal and Nasopharyngeal Cancer Patients. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Suarez P, and Clark GT. Burning Mouth Syndrome. An Update on Diagnosis and Treatment Methods. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Sahai S, and Clark, GT. Headaches with a focus on Chronic Daily HA medications. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Clark GT. Differential Diagnosis and Management of Masticatory Myogenous Pain and Dysfunction. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Clark GT. Diagnosing and Managing Chronic Trigeminal Neuropathy. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Teruel A, Broussard JS, Jr. and Clark GT. Temporomandibular Joint Arthritis. Implications, diagnosis and management. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Clark GT, and Ram S. Five Oral Motor Disorders. Habitual Tooth Clenching and Other Involuntary Oral Motor Disorders. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Clark GT. Diagnosis and treatment of TMJ Internal Derangements. In: Orofacial Pain: A guide to medications and management. Clark GT and Dionne R (Eds); WJ Wiley. 2012.

Tong H, Enciso R, Van Elslande D, Major PW, Sameshima GT. A new method to measure mesiodistal angulation and faciolingual inclination of each whole tooth with volumetric cone-beam computed tomography images. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 2012 Jul;142(1):133-43.

Enciso R, Shigeta Y, Nguyen M, Clark GT. Comparison of Cone-Beam computed tomography incidental findings between patients with moderate/severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea and mild Obstructive Sleep Apnea/healthy patients. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 2012 Sep;114(3):373-81.

Magne P, Silva M, Oderich E, Boff L, Enciso R. Damping behavior of implant-supported restorations. Clin Oral Implants Res 2011 Oct 3. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0501.2011.02311.x. [Epub ahead of print]

Sedghizadeh PP, Nguyen N, Enciso R. Intracranial physiological calcifications evaluated with cone-beam CT. Dentomaxillofac Radiol 2012 Jul 27. [Epub ahead of print].

Tseng ZJ, Mcnitt-Gray JL, Flashner H, Wang X, Enciso R. Model Sensitivity and Use of the Comparative Finite Element Method in Mammalian Jaw Mechanics: Mandible Performance in the Gray Wolf. PLoS ONE 2011;6(4): e19171. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0019171.

Weissheimer A, Menezes LM, Sameshima GT, Enciso R, Pham J, Grauer D. Imaging software accuracy for 3-dimensional analysis of the upper airway. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2012 Dec;142(6):801-13.

Clark G, Apar S, Enciso R. Autonomous Virtual Patients: System Accuracy and Expert versus Novice Comparison. J Dent Educ 2012;76(10):1365-1370.

2011

Clark GT, Mulligan R. Fifteen common mistakes encountered in clinical research. J Prosthodont Res. 2011 Jan;55(1):1-6.

Clark GT. Burning Mouth Syndrome: Is it a neuropathic disease and does having this disease change your brain? Jpn. J Orofac Pain. 2010; 3(1):7-19.

Shigeta Y, Ogawa T, Ando E, Clark GT, Enciso R. Influence of tongue/mandible volume ratio on oropharyngeal airway in Japanese male patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2011 Feb;111(2):239-43.

Clark GT, Mulligan R, Baba K. Developing and Providing an Online (Web-Based) Clinical Research Design Course in Japan: Lessons Learned. J Prosthodont Res. 2011 Feb;(55:61-8.

Freire MO, Sedghizadeh PP, Schaudinn C, Gorur A, Downey JS, Choi JH, Chen W, Kook JK, Chen C, Goodman SD, Zadeh HH. Development of an Animal

Model for Aggregatibacter Actinomycetemcomitans Biofilm-Mediated Oral Osteolytic Infection: A Preliminary Study. J Periodontol. 2011 Jan 11.

Samiee A, Sabzerou D, Edalatpajouh F, Clark GT, Ram S. Temporomandibular joint injection with corticosteroid and local anesthetic for limited mouth opening. J Oral Sci. 2011 Sep;53(3):321-5.

Haghparast N, Okubo M, Enciso R, Clark GT, Shuler C. Comparing student-generated learning needs with faculty objectives in PBL cases in dental education. J Dent Educ. 2011 Aug;75(8):1092-7.

Ram S, Kumar S, Navazesh M. Management of xerostomia and salivary gland hypofunction. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2011 Sep;39(9):656-9.

Kumar S, Ram S, Navazesh M. Salivary gland and associated complications in head and neck cancer therapy. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2011 Sep;39(9):639-47.

Clark GT, Mulligan R, Kataoka R, Baba K. Integrating a traditional problem based learning course with a learning management system. Dent. Med. Res. 2011 Nov;31(3):221-7.

Enciso R, Clark GT. Comparing the Berlin and the ARES questionnaire to identify patients with sleep apnea. Sleep Breath. 2011;15(1):83-89.

Magne P, Silva M, Oderich E, Boff L, Enciso R. Damping behavior of implant-supported restorations. Clin Oral Implants Res 2011 Oct 3. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0501.2011.02311.x. [Epub ahead of print]

Tseng ZJ, Mcnitt-Gray JL, Flashner H, Wang X, Enciso R. Model Sensitivity and Use of the Comparative Finite Element Method in Mammalian Jaw Mechanics: Mandible Performance in the Gray Wolf. PLoS ONE 2011;6(4): e19171. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0019171.

2010

Ono T, Maekawa K, Sonoyama W, Kojima S, Tanaka T, Clark GT, Kuboki T. Gene expression profile of mouse masseter muscle after repetitive electrical stimulation. J Prosthodont Res. 2010 Jan;54(1):36-41.

Venturin JS, Shintaku WH, Shigeta Y, Ogawa T, Le B, Clark GT. Temporomandibular Joint Condylar Abnormality: Evaluation, Treatment Planning, and Surgical Approach. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010 May; 68(5):1189-96. Epub 2010 Feb 13.

Chung JW, Enciso R, Levendowski DJ, Morgan TD, Westbrook PR, Clark GT. Treatment outcomes of mandibular advancement devices in positional and non-positional OSA patients Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010 May;109(5):724-31. (Paper of the Year Award -OOOOE Oral Medicine)

Enciso R, Nguyen M, Shigeta Y, Ogawa T, Clark GT. Comparison of cone-beam CT parameters and sleep questionnaires in sleep apnea patients and control subjects. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010 Feb;109(2):285-293. (Paper of the Year Award – OOOOE Oral Radiology)

Inoue E, Maekawa K, Minakuchi H, Nagamatsu-Sakaguchi C, Ono T, Matsuka Y, Clark GT, Kuboki T. The relationship between temporomandibular joint pathosis and muscle tenderness in the orofacial and neck/shoulder region. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010 Jan;109(1):86-90.

Enciso R, Clark GT. Comparing the Berlin and the ARES questionnaire to identify patients with obstructive sleep apnea in a dental setting. Sleep Breath. 2010 Feb 2.

Choi JK, Hur YK, Lee JM, Clark GT. Effects of mandibular advancement on upper airway dimension and collapsibility in patients with obstructive sleep apnea using dynamic upper airway imaging during sleep. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010 May;109(5):712-9. Epub 2010 Mar 29.

Kreiner M, Zaffaroni A, Alvarez R, Clark GT. Validation of a simplified sham acupuncture technique for its use in clinical research: a randomised, single blind, crossover study. Acupunct Med 2010 28: 33-36

Shintaku WH, Venturin JS, Langlais RP, Clark GT. Imaging Modalities to Access Bony Tumors and Hyperplasic Reactions of the Temporomandibular Joint. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010 Aug;68(8):1911-21.

Park JW, Clark GT, Kim YK, Chung JW. Analysis of thermal pain sensitivity and psychological profiles in different subgroups of TMD patient. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010 Oct;39(10):968-74. Epub 2010 Jul 6.

Takiguchi S, Maekawa K, Ono T, Sasai N, Kaji M, Clark GT, Kuboki T. Relationship between a chronically painful trapezius muscle and its metabolic state analyzed with PET/CT Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010 Jul;110(1):54-61.

Nagamatsu-Sakaguchi C, Maekawa K, Ono T, Yanagi Y, Minakuchi H, Matsuka Y, Miyawaki S, Clark GT, Kuboki T. Test-retest Reliability of MRI-based disk position diagnosis of the temporomandibular joint. Clinical Oral Investigations. 2010 Oct 15.

Chung JW, Enciso R, Levendowski DJ, Westbrook PR, Clark GT. Positional vs non-positional obstructive sleep apnea patients: a retrospective study of risk factors associated with apnea-hypopnea severity. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010 Nov;110(5):605-10.

Ram S, Seirawan H, Kumar SKS, Clark GT. Prevalence and impact of sleep disorders and sleep habits in the United States. Sleep and Breathing. 2010 February; 14 (1): 63-70.

Clark GT, Suri A. Autonomous Virtual Patients used for Clinical Competency Assessment in Orofacial Pain and Oral Medicine: a preliminary report. J. Jpn. Dent. Educ. Assoc. 2010 Dec;26(3):311-8.

Boros AL, Davis JP, Sedghizadeh PP, Yamashita DD. Glomus tumor: report of a rare case affecting the oral cavity and review of the literature. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010 Sep;68(9):2329-34. Epub 2010 Jun 17. Review.

Parsa K, Schaudinn C, Gorur A, Sedghizadeh PP, Johnson T, Tse DT, Costerton JW. Demonstration of bacterial biofilms in culture-negative silicone stent and jones tube. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Nov-Dec;26(6):426-30.

Jaskoll T, Abichaker G, Htet K, Bringas P Jr, Morita S, Sedghizadeh PP, Melnick M. Cytomegalovirus induces stage-dependent enamel defects and misexpression of amelogenin, enamelin and dentin sialophosphoprotein in developing mouse molars. Cells Tissues Organs. 2010;192(4):221-39.

Kumar SK, Gorur A, Schaudinn C, Shuler CF, Costerton JW, Sedghizadeh PP. The role of microbial biofilms in osteonecrosis of the jaw associated with bisphosphonate therapy. Curr Osteoporos Rep. 2010;8(1):40-8.
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Liu Y, Olszewski R, Alexandroni ES, Enciso R, Xu T, Mah JK. The validity of in vivo tooth volume determinations from cone-beam computed tomography. Angle Orthod 2010 Jan;80(1):160-6.

Zhao Y, Nguyen M, Sameshima G, Mah JK, Enciso R. Oropharyngeal airway changes after rapid palatal expansion evaluated with cone-beam computed tomography. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 2010 Apr;137(4 Suppl):S71-8.

Chung J-W, Enciso R, Levendowski DJ, Morgan TD, Westbrook PR, Clark GT. Treatment outcomes of mandibular advancement devices in positional and non-positional OSA patients. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 2010 May;109(5):724-31.

 Kartalian A, Gohl E, Adamian M, Enciso R. A Cone-beam CT evaluation of the maxillary dento-skeletal complex after Rapid Palatal Expansion. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 2010 Oct;138(4):486-92.

Gohl E, Nguyen M, Enciso R. A Three-dimensional Computed Tomography Comparison of the Maxillary Palatal Vault between Patients with Rapid Palatal Expansion and Orthodontically Treated Controls. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 2010 Oct;138(4):477-485.

Shigeta Y, Ogawa T, Tomoko I, Clark GT, Enciso R. Soft palate length and upper airway relationship in OSA and non-OSA subjects. Sleep Breath 2010;14(4):353.

2009

Jiang C, Chen MT, Gorur PA, Schaudinn C, Jaramillo DE, Costerton JW, Sedghizadeh PP, Vernier PT, Gundersen MA. Endodontic biofilm disinfection by a cold atmospheric-pressure plasma. J Endod 2009.

Jiang C, Chen MT, Gorur A, Schaudinn C, Jaramillo DE, Costerton JW, Sedghizadeh PP, Vernier PT, Gundersen MA. Nanosecond pulsed plasma needle for wound disinfection. Plasma Process Polym 2009. .

Sedghizadeh PP, Kumar SKS, Gorur A, Schaudinn C, Shuler CF, Costerton JW. Microbial biofilms in osteomyelitis of the jaw and osteonecrosis of the jaw secondary to bisphosphonate therapy. J Am Dent Assoc. 2009 Oct;140(10):1259-65.

Schaudinn C, Gorur A, Keller D, Sedghizadeh PP, Costerton JW. Periodontitis is an archetypical biofilm disease. J Amer Dent Assoc. 2009 Aug;140(8):978-86.

Sedghizadeh PP, Stanley K, Caligiuri M, Hofkes S, Lowry B, Shuler CF. Oral bisphosphonate use and the prevalence of osteonecrosis of the jaw: an institutional inquiry. J Amer Dent Assoc 2009;140:61-66.

Jiang C, Chen MT, Gorur A, Schaudinn C, Jaramillo DE, Costerton JW, Sedghizadeh PP, Vernier PT, Gundersen MA. Pulsed atmospheric-pressure cold plasma for endodontic disinfection. IEEE Trans Plasma Science 2009. .

Teruel A, Ram S, Kumar SKS, Hariri S, Clark GT. Prevalence of Hypertension in Patients with Trigeminal Neuralgia. J Headache Pain. 2009 Jun;10(3):199-201.

Ram S, Teruel A, Kumar S, Clark G. Clinical Characteristics and Diagnosis of Atypical Odontalgia: Implications for Dentists. J Am Dent Assoc 2009;140;223-228.

Clark GT, Baba K, McCreary CP. Predicting the Outcome of a Physical Medicine Treatment for TMD Patients. 2009 Summer;23(3):221-9.

Simmons M, Clark GT. The potentially harmful medical consequences of untreated sleep-disordered breathing: the evidence supporting brain damage. J Am Dent Assoc. 2009 May;140(5):536-42.

Clark GT and Suarez P. Prevalence of Chronic Orofacial Pain Disorders. In: Head, Face, and Neck Pain. N Mehta, G Maloney and SJ Scrivani (Eds.) WJ Wiley. 2009. (CHAPTER 21)

Clark GT and Ram, S. Orofacial Motor Disorders. In: Head, Face, and Neck Pain. N Mehta, G Maloney, SJ Scrivani and Bana DS (Eds.) WJ Wiley. 2009. (CHAPTER 29).

2008

Kumar SK, Meru M, Sedghizadeh PP. Osteonecrosis of the jaws secondary to bisphosphonate therapy: a case series. J Contemp Dent Pract. 2008 Jan 1;9(1):63-9.

Liu L, Kumar SK, Sedghizadeh PP, Jayakar AN, Shuler CF. Oral squamous cell carcinoma incidence by subsite among diverse racial and ethnic populations in California. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2008 Apr;105(4):470-80. Epub 2008 Feb 21.

Kumar SK, Dhyllon A, Sedghizadeh PP. Indurated tongue lesion. J Am Dent Assoc. 2008 Feb;139(2):159-61.

Sedghizadeh PP, Kumar SK, Gorur A, Mastin C, Boros AL. Toxic epidermal necrolysis with a rare long-term oral complication requiring surgical intervention. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2008 Apr;105(4):e29-33.

Kumar SK, Shuler CF, Sedghizadeh PP, Kalmar JR. Oral mucosal melanoma with unusual clinicopathologic features. J Cutan Pathol. 2008 Apr;35(4):392-7.

Sedghizadeh PP, Kumar SK, Gorur A, Schaudinn C, Shuler CF, Costerton JW. Identification of microbial biofilms in osteonecrosis of the jaws secondary to bisphosphonate therapy. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008 Apr;66(4):767-75.

Jaskoll T, Abichaker G, Sedghizadeh PP, Bringas P Jr, Melnick M. Cytomegalovirus induces abnormal chondrogenesis and osteogenesis during embryonic mandibular development. BMC Dev Biol. 2008 Mar 27;8:33.

Le B, Burstein J, Sedghizadeh PP. Cortical tenting grafting technique in the severely atrophic alveolar ridge for implant site preparation. Implant Dent. 2008 Mar;17(1):40-50.

Navazesh M, Mulligan R, Karim R, Mack WJ, Ram S, Seirawan H, Greenspan J, Greenspan D, Phelan J, Alves M; Oral Substudy of the Women’s Interagency HIV Study Collaborative Study Group*. Effect of HAART on salivary gland function in the Women’s Interagency HIV Study (WIHS). Oral Dis. 2009 Jan;15(1):52-60. Epub 2008 Nov 11.

Mulligan R, Seirawan H, Alves ME, Navazesh M, Phelan JA, Greenspan D, Greenspan JS, Mack WJ. Oral health-related quality of life among HIV-infected and at-risk women. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol. 2008 Dec;36(6):549-57.

Balasubramaniam R, Ram S. Orofacial movement disorders. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2008 May;20(2):273-85, vii.

Clark GT. Classification, causation and treatment of masticatory myogenous pain and dysfunction. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2008 May;20(2):145-57.

Clark GT, Ram S. Orofacial pain and neurosensory disorders and dysfunction in cancer patients. Dent Clin North Am. 2008 Jan;52(1):183-202, ix-x.

Shigeta Y, Enciso R, Ogawa T, Shintaku WH, Clark GT. Correlation between retroglossal airway size and body mass index in OSA and non-OSA patients using cone beam CT imaging. Sleep Breath. Nov;12(4):347-52. Epub 2008 Apr 30.

Shigeta Y, Enciso R, Ogawa T, Clark GT. Changes in three dimensional simulation models of the airway which are due to increases in age or body mass index. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2008;132:460-2.

Shigeta Y, Ogawa T, Venturin J, Nguyen M, Clark GT, Enciso R. Gender- and age-based differences in computerized tomographic measurements of the orophaynx. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2008 Oct;106(4):563-70. Epub 2008 Jul 7.

Shigeta Y, Enciso R, Ogawa T, Ikawa T, Clark GT. Cervical CT derived neck fat tissue distribution differences in Japanese males and females and its effect on retroglossal and retropalatal airway volume. OOOOE 2008 Aug;106(2):275-84. Epub 2008 Jun 13.

Nagamatsu-Sakaguchi C, Minakuchi H, Clark GT, Kuboki T. Relationship between the frequency of sleep bruxism and the prevalence of signs and symptoms of temporomandibular disorders in an adolescent population. Int J Prosthodont. 2008 Jul-Aug;21(4):292-8.

Clark G. Top 60 medications used for orofacial pain treatment. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2008 Oct;36(10):747-67.

Clark GT and Suarez P. Prevalence of Chronic Orofacial Pain Disorders. In: Head, Face, and Neck Pain. N Mehta, G Maloney, D Bana, and SJ Scrivani (Eds.) WJ Wiley. 2008. (CHAPTER)

Clark GT and Ram, S. Orofacial Motor Disorders. In: Head, Face, and Neck Pain. N Mehta, G Maloney, D Bana, and SJ Scrivani (Eds.) WJ Wiley. 2008. (CHAPTER)

Shigeta Y, Enciso R, Ogawa T, Shintaku W, Clark GT. Correlation between Retroglossal Airway Size and Body Mass Index in OSA and Non-OSA Patients using Cone Beam CT imaging.  Sleep Breath 2008 Nov;12(4):347-52.

Shigeta Y, Ogawa T, Venturin J, Nguyen M, Clark GT, Enciso R.  Gender and age-based differences in computed-tomography measurements of the oropharynx. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2008;106:563-70.

2007

Ogawa T, Enciso R, Shintaku W, Clark GT Evaluation of Cross-section Airway Configuration of Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2007;103(1):102-8.

Clark GT, and Ram, S. Four oral motor disorders: bruxism, dystonia, dyskinesia and drug-induced dystonic extrapyramidal reactions. Dent Clin North Am. 2007 Jan; 51(1):225-43.

Clark, GT, Stiles A, Lockerman LZ, Gross S. A critical review of botulinum toxin for the treatment of orofacial pain disorders. Dent Clin North Am. 2007 Jan;51(1):245-61.

Itzhaki S, Dorchin H, Clark GT, Lavie L, Lavie P, Pillar G. One-year treatment with a Herbet mandibular advancement splint improves Obstructive Sleep Apnea, oxidative stress and endothelial function. Chest. 2007 Mar;131(3):740-9.

Suarez P, Clark GT. Oral conditions of 1,049 patients referred to a university-based oral medicine and orofacial pain center. Spec Care Dentist.

Suzuki K, Maekawa K, Minakuchi H, Yatani H, Clark GT and Kuboki T Responses of Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal axis and pain threshold changes in orofacial region upon cold pressor stimulation in normal individuals. Arch Oral Biol. 2007 Aug;52(8):797-802. Epub 2007 Feb 26.

Sedghizadeh PP, Wong D, Shuler CF, Linz V, Kalmar JR, Allen CM. Multifocal calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2007 Aug;104(2):e30-4. Epub 2006 Oct 16.

Haghparast N, Sedghizadeh PP, Shuler CF, Ferati D, Christersson C. Evaluation of student and faculty perceptions of the PBL curriculum at two dental schools from a student perspective: a cross-sectional survey. Eur J Dent Educ. 2007 Feb;11(1):14-22.

2006

Suarez P and Clark GT. Burning mouth syndrome: An update on Diagnosis and Treatment Methods Calif Dent Assoc J 34:611-622, 2006.

Ram S, Kumar SKS, Clark GT. Using Oral Medications, Infusion and Injections for Differntial Diagnosis of Orofacial Pain. Calif Dent Assoc J 34:645-654, 2006.

Undt G, Murakami K, Clark GT, Ploder O, Dem A, Neumüller M, Lang T, Wiesinger GF. Cross-cultural adaptation of the JPF Questionnaire for German-speaking patients with functional temporomandibular joint disorders. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2006 Apr 16.

Clark GT. Persistent Orodental Pain, Atypical Odontalgia and Phantom Tooth Pain: When are they Neuropathic Disorders. Calif Dent Assoc J 34:599-609, 2006.

Lotaif AC, Mitrirattanakul S, Clark GT. Orofacial Muscle Pain: New Advances in Concept and Therapy. Calif Dent Assoc J 34:625-630, 2006.

Shintaku W, Enciso R, Broussard J, Clark GT. Diagnostic Imagine for Chronic Orofacial Pain, Maxillofacial Osseous and Soft Tissue Pathology and Temporomandibular Disorders. Calif Dent Assoc J 34:633-644, 2006.

Clark GT. Medical Management of Oral Motor Disorders: Dystonia, Dyskinesia and Drug Induced Dystonic Extrapyramidal Reactions. Calif Dent Assoc J 34:657-666, 2006.

Clark GT, Minakuchi H. The Role of Oral Appliances in the Management of TMDs. In: Temporomandibular Joint Disorders. D. Laskin, C Green, W. Hylander (Eds.) Quintessence Publishing Company, Chicago, Il. 2006. (CHAPTER)

Clark GT, Myogenous Pain and Dysfunction. In: Temporomandibular Joint Disorders. D. Laskin, C Green, W. Hylander (Eds.) Quintessence Publishing Company, Chicago, Il. 2006. (CHAPTER)

Clark GT, Minakuchi H. The Role of Oral Appliances in the Management of TMDs. In: Temporomandibular Joint Disorders. D. Laskin, C Green, W. Hylander (Eds.) Quintessence Publishing Company, Chicago, Il. 2006. (CHAPTER)

Clark GT, Myogenous Pain and Dysfunction. In: Temporomandibular Joint Disorders. D. Laskin, C Green, W. Hylander (Eds.) Quintessence Publishing Company, Chicago, Il. 2006. (CHAPTER)

Sedghizadeh PP, Mallery SR, Thompson SJ, Kresty L, Beck FM, Parkinson EK, Biancamano J, Lang JC. Expression of the serine protease DESC1 correlates directly with normal keratinocyte differentiation and inversely with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma progression. Head Neck. 2006 May;28(5):432-40.

Rawal YB, Angiero F, Allen CM, Kalmar JR, Sedghizadeh PP, Steinhilber AM. Gnathic osteoblastoma: clinicopathologic review of seven cases with long-term follow-up. Oral Oncol. 2006 Feb;42(2):123-30. Epub 2005 Aug 29.

Kumar SK, Ram S, Jorgensen MG, Shuler CF, Sedghizadeh PP. Multicentric peripheral ossifying fibroma. J Oral Sci. 2006 Dec;48(4):239-43.

Rawal YB, Angiero F, Allen CM, Kalmar JR, Sedghizadeh PP, Steinhilber AM. Gnathic osteoblastoma: clinicopathologic review of seven cases with long-term follow-up. Oral Oncol. 2006 Feb;42(2):123-30. Epub 2005 Aug 29.

Simon JHS, Enciso R, Malfaz JM, Roges R, Bailey-Perry M, Patel A. Differential diagnosis of large periapical lesions using cone-beam computed-tomography measurements and biopsy. J Endod  2006 Sep;32(9):833-7.

2005

Clark GT, Minakuchi H, Lotaif AC. Orofacial Pain and Sensory Disorders in the Elderly. Dent Clin North Am. 2005 Apr;49(2):343-62.

Baba K, Haketa T, Sasaki Y, Ohyama T, Clark GT. Association between masseter muscle activity levels recorded during sleep and joint sounds in healthy young adults. J Orofac Pain. 2005 Summer;19(3):226-31.

Kuboki T, Maekawa K, Clark GT. Intramuscular haemodynamics using near infra-red spectroscopy as a research strategy to understand chronic muscle pain pathophysiology. Spectroscopy 19 (1):27-36. 2005.

Ogawa T, Enciso R, Memon A, Mah JK, Clark GT. Evaluation of 3D Airway Imaging of Obstructive Sleep Apnea with Cone-beam Computed Tomography. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2005;111:365-8.

2004

Clark GT What are the oral motor disorders, and can they be treated with botulinum toxin? J Canad. Dent Assoc. 2004, 70 (5):312-313.

Baba K, Haketa T, Clark GT, Ohyama T. Does tooth wear status predict ongoing sleep bruxism in 30-year-old Japanese subjects? Int J Prosthodont. 2004 Jan-Feb;17(1):39-44.

Tran W, Loeb G, R Richmond F, Ahmed R, Clark G, Haberman P. First subject evaluated with simulated BION treatment in genioglossus to prevent obstructive sleep apnea. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2004;6:4287-9.

Walker L, Enciso R, Mah J. Three-dimensional localization of maxillary canines with cone-beam computed tomography. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 2004;128 (4): 418-423.