Loma Linda University

Enrollment Information
Call us at: 909-558-1000

Faculty Directory
Yiming Li, DDS, PhD, MSD
Director of Center, Center for Dental Research, School of Dentistry
School of Dentistry
Associate Dean, Research, School of Dentistry
School of Dentistry
Professor, Restorative Dentistry
School of Dentistry
Member, Research, SD, Faculty of Graduate Studies
Publications    Scholarly Journals--Published
  • Ma J, Du R, Wang S, Li Y. Effects of background, direction and intensity of ambient light, measuring position, and adjacent teeth, on anterior tooth colour measurement in vitro. The Chinese Journal of Dental Research 2010; 13(2): 147-152. ( 7/2010 - 6/2011 )
  • Li Y, Lee S, Hujoel P, Su M, Zhang W, Arambula M, Rothen M, Su L, Mueller G, Kim J. Prevalence and severity of gingivitis in American adults. Am J Dent 23:9-13, 2010. ( 7/2010 - 6/2011 )
  • Zhao XY, Zhang W, Lee S, Roggenkamp C, Lu M, Li Y. Evaluation of porosity in the restorations of light-cured resin composite.  Zhonghua Kou Qiang Yi Xue Za Zhi, 45:39-43, 2010. ( 7/2010 - 6/2011 )
  • Martínez-Mier EA, Cury JA, Heilman JR, Katz BP, Levy SM, Li Y, Maguire A, Margineda J, O''''Mullane D, Phantumvanit P, Soto-Rojas AE, Stookey GK, Villa A, Wefel JS, Whelton H, Whitford GM, Zero DT, Zhang W, Zohouri V. Development of Gold Standard Ion-Selective Electrode-Based Methods for Fluoride Analysis. Caries Res. 2010; 45:3-12. ( 7/2010 - 6/2011 )
  • Liu J, Xu L, Li Y, Ma J. Temporally controlled multiple-gene delivery in scaffolds: A promising strategy to enhance bone regeneration. Med Hypotheses. 2011; 76:173-5. ( 7/2010 - 6/2011 )
  • Ge L, Shu R, Li Y, Li, C, Luo L, Song Z, Xie Y, Liu D. Adjunctive Effect of Photodynamic Therapy to Scaling and Root Planing in the Treatment of Chronic Periodontitis. Photomedicine and Laser Surgery. 2011; 29: 33-37. ( 7/2010 - 6/2011 )
  • Li Y. Commentary. Successful bleaching of teeth with dentinogenesis imperfecta discoloration: a case report. J Esthet Restor Dent. 2011; 23:11. ( 7/2010 - 6/2011 )
  • Li, Y. Safety Controversies in Tooth Bleaching.  In: Diagnosis and Treatment of the Most Common Esthetic Needs. Eds.: JR. Calamia and MS. Wolff.  Dent Clin N Am. 2011; 55:255–263. ( 7/2010 - 6/2011 )
  • Zhang, W.; Sturman, P.; Khoie, R.N. and Li,.Y. Citrisil in controlling bacteria opportunistic pathogen contamination in DUWLs. Dental Products Report, 45(2):76-84, Feb, 2011. ( 7/2010 - 6/2011 )
  • Li Y, Lee SS, Mateo LR, Zhang YP, Delgado E, De Vizio W. Instant effectiveness comparing Colgate Sensitive Pro-Relief and Sensodyne Rapid Relief. J Dent Res. 90(Special Iss A), # 1465, 2011. ( 7/2010 - 6/2011 )
  • Wang, Q.; Yang, J.; Zhang, W.; Khole, R.; Li, Y.; Zhu, J. and Chen, Z. Manufacture and cytotoxicity of a lead-free piezoelectric ceramic as a bone substitute – consolidation of porous lithium sodium potassium niobate cold isostatic pressing.  International J Oral Sciences 1:87-92, 2009. ( 7/2009 - 7/2010 )
  • Chen, H.; Wang, J.; Zhang, W.; Lee, S.; Zhang, X.; Kim, J. and Li, Y: Comparison of visual and electronic tooth shade measurement.  Zhejiang Medical Journal, 31:1-5, 2009. ( 7/2009 - 6/2010 )
  • Rotstein I. and Li, Y. Tooth discoloration and bleaching. In: Ingle’s Endodontics 6. Eds.: J. I. Ingle; L. K. Bakland and J. C. Baumgartner, pp. 1383-1399, BC Decker Inc.: Hamilton, 2008. ( 7/2008 - 6/2009 )
  • Lee, S.S.; Aprecio, R.M.; Zhang, W.; Arambula, M.; Wilkins, K.B.; Stephens, J.A.; Kim, J.S. and Li, Y. Antiplaque/antigingivitis efficacy and safety of a cetylpyridinium chloride/zinc gluconate mucoadhesive gel: results of a 6-month clinical trial, Compend Contin Educ Dent 29:302-12, 2008. ( 7/2008 - 6/2009 )
  • Zhang, W.; Onyango, O.; Lin, Z.; Lee, S.S. and Li, Y. Evaluation of SteriloxTM for controlling microbial contamination, reducing biofilm and endotoxin in dental water. Compend Contin Educ Dent 28:586-592, 2007. ( 7/2007 - 6/2008 )
  • Li, Y.: Tooth color measurement using chroma meter: techniques, advantages and disadvantages. J Esth Rest Dent 15:S33-S41, 2003. ( 7/2003 - 6/2004 )
  • Zhang, W., Sihotang, E., Onyango, O., Lee, S., Stephens, J., Richardson, P. and Li, Y. Microbial contamination of dental operatory water bottles for DUWLs.  J Dent Res 82:B79, 2003. ( 7/2003 - 6/2004 )
  • Li, Y.; Lee, S.S.; Cartwright, S.; Wilson, A.C.; DeVizio, W.; Petrone, M.; Volpe, A.R.; Zhang, Y.P. Comparative tooth whitening efficacy of 18% carbamide peroxide liquid whitening gel using three different regimens.  J Clin Dent 15:11-16, 2004. ( 7/2003 - 6/2004 )
  Books and Chapters
  • Herring S, Li Y, Popowics T, Rafferty K, Liu Z, Wang S. Oral biology and dental models. In: The Minipig in Biomedical Research. Eds.: P. McAnulty, A. D. Dayan, K. H. Hastings and N. Ganderup. CRC Monograph, Taylor & Francis Publication, 2011.

    ( 7/2010 - 6/2011 )
  • Haywood, V. and Li, Y. Tooth Whitening/Bleaching: Treatment Considerations for Dentists and Their Patients. American Dental Association ADA Council on Scientific Affairs, September 2010. ( 7/2009 - 7/2010 )