Jaw Functional Orthopedics and Craniofacial Growth

publishes articles presenting information that is new and relevant to jaw functional orthopedics

The List of Principal Topics:

  • ▸ Biology of craniofacial growth with an emphasis on the mandible and maxillae
  • ▸ Clinicians' point of view - space for discussion based on scientific evidence, and clinical experience on topics of clinical interest
  • ▸ Prevention and early treatment of malocclusion
  • ▸ Treatment of malocclusion with Jaw Functional Orthopedics
  • ▸ New materials/new products
  • ▸ Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD)
  • ▸ Dental sleep medicine
  • ▸ Clinicians' space - case reports
  • ▸ Jaw functional orthopedics and digital flow
  • ▸ Advances in digital diagnosis
  • ▸ Advances in digital images
  • ▸ Occlusion and craniofacial growth
  • ▸ Use of vibration (laser, electromagnetic, mechanical vibration) in the treatment with Jaw Functional orthopedic appliances
  • ▸ Systematic reviews

Jaw Functional Orthopedics and Craniofacial Growth (JFOCG) ISSN (Online) 2669-2783 promotes the advanced study, science, and practice of Jaw Functional Orthopedics and Craniofacial Growth. It serves both researchers and practicing clinicians by providing a space for the presentation and discussion of evidence-based jaw functional orthopedics research, treatment concepts, techniques, and procedures, and a Clinical space for the publication of and discussion on case reports. The objective of the Journal is to facilitate the effective worldwide transmission of new and innovative related research and knowledge. The journal publishes original scientific articles presenting information that is new and relevant to Jaw Functional Orthopedics. Additionally, publishes reports of innovative techniques and clinical treatments, systematic reviews of topics of interest to the field, reviews of new techniques/appliances and products, new uses for existing material, digital technology advances related to Jaw Functional Orthopedics, instructive clinical reports, editorials, and announcements of importance to the community worldwide.

Established in 2021 and published 2 times a year (semiannually).

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Publication dates

Issue 1
June 30th
Issue 2
December 31st
Open Access
Jaw Functional Orthopedics and Craniofacial Growth is published Open Access. By 'open access' to this literature, we mean its free availability on the public internet, permitting any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the internet itself. Author(s) retain copyright of their work. Articles are published under the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC-BY).
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Orlando Santiago Júnior

Associate Professor Orlando Santiago Júnior

Dental School Faculdade Arnaldo Jansen, Brazil
Editor in Chief

Editorial Board
Andrea Deregibus Andrea Deregibus University of Turin Dental School, Italy
Bruno Frazão Gribel Bruno Frazão Gribel Michigan University, Brazil
Almiro José Machado Júnior Almiro José Machado Júnior Unicamp, Brazil
German Ramirez-Yanez German Ramirez-Yanez Aurora Kids Dentistry, Canada
Eduardo Sakai Eduardo Sakai Fundação Hermínio Ometto - UNIARARAS, Brazil
Aidé Terán Alcocer Aidé Terán Alcocer Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro, Mexico
Patricia Valério Patricia Valério FAOA Dentistry Faculty, Brazil

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