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Dwight Rice, DDS
Associate Professor, Radiology and Imaging Sciences
School of Dentistry
Research & Grantsmanship    Funded Research Project (PI)
  • Magnetic Resonance Morphometric Analysis of Temporomandibular (TM) Joints and Associated Periarticular Soft Tissues: A Retrospective Study.  Dwight Rice, Edwin Christiansen, Charles J. Goodacre, Nathaniel D. Wycliff (2012-present)

    ( 3/2012 - 3/2014 )
  • Identification of supplementary root canal systems in mandibular incisors using different diagnostic tools: an in vitro study, Rice, Christensen,Fernandes* (2012)

    ( 4/2012 - 10/2012 )
  Non-Funded Research Project
  • "Association between Gingival Biotype and Labial plate thickness in the esthetic zone: A cone-beam computed Tomography assessment" Joseph Kan(PI), Kitichai Rungcharassaeng*, Phillip Roe*, Dwight Rice(CI), Jamie Lazada(CI), Petch Oonpat*.

    ( 10/2012 - 2/2014 )
  • "Predictability of  mandibular rehabilitation with endosseous implants following alveoloplasty using stereolithiographic bone model guided surgery" Jamie Lozada(PI), Keerthi Senthil*, Yoon Jeong Kim*, Dwight Rice(CI).

    ( 4/2012 - 12/2013 )
  • “Superimposition Software Analysis of Buccal Bone Changes of Immediately Placed and Provisionalized Implants In the Maxilla Using Computer Guided Templates - A Prospective Pilot Study.”  Jaime Lozada(PI), Ashish Sharma*, John Won(CI), Dwight Rice(CI), Alejandro Kleinman(CI), Dennis Smith(CI).  

    ( 10/2012 - 10/2013 )
  • "Assessment of the Anterior Loop of the Mental Nerve Using Cone Beam CT-Scan" Jaime Lozada (PI), Chun-I Lu*, Aladdin Al-Ardah*, John Won(CI), Ruben Santana, Dwight Rice(CI).

    ( 6/2012 - 10/2013 )
  • "Effect of CBCT software training on the accuracy in detection of periapical bone defects in human jaws."  Torabinejad(PI), Luikham*, Christensen(CI), Rice(CI).

    ( 5/2012 - 10/2013 )
  Abstracts Reporting Research -- Peer Reviewed
  • Luciana Maria Paes da Silva Ramos Fernandes,  Dwight Rice,  Ronald Ordinola Zapata,  Ana Lúcia Álvares Capelozza,  Heidi Christensen.  "Identification of number and shape of root canals in mandibular incisors using digital periapical radiography, 3 CBCT scanners, and micro-CT as the gold standard."  19th International Congress of the IADMFR (Bergen/ Norway)   Accepted

    ( 6/2013 )