LEE, Sung-Bok(Richard)

Position : Professor, Department of Biomaterials & Prosthodontics, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gang Dong, University of Kyung Hee School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

Specialty : 

  • Immediate function and restoration in dental implant treatment
  • Computer-guided Implant Surgery, CAD/CAM Implant Restorations
  • Magnetic attachment & Universal Design in Dentistry for Elderly & Disabled Patients

Education :

  • Kyung Hee University School of Dentistry, Seoul, South Korea(DMD)
  • Kyung Hee University Dental School Hospital, Seoul, South Korea(Prosthodontic training)
  • Kyung Hee University Graduate School of Dentistry, Seoul, South Korea(DMD, PhD)

Experience : 

  • 1. Scholarship Researcher, Ohu University, College of Dentistry, Department of Removable Prosthodontics, Koriyama, Japan
  • 2. Visiting Associate Professor, Nippon Dental University at Niigata, School of Dentistry, Department of Fixed Prosthodontics, Niigata, Japan
  • 3. Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Division of Implant Dentistry, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA

Research papers/ Book chapters : 

  1. The 5th ITI consensus document (Supplement edition, The international journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants. 2014)
  2. Differences in implant stability associated with various methods of preparation of the implant bed: An in vitro study (JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY. 2012;107(6):366-372)
  3. Correlation between surface hydrophilicity and osteoblastic differentiation on microgrooved titanium substrata (JOURNAL OF ORAL IMPLANTOLOGY. 2012;38(1):11-19)
  4. Texture direction of combined microgrooves and submicroscale topographies of titanium substrata influence adhesion, proliferation, and differentiation in human primary cells (ARCHIVES OF ORAL BIOLOGY. 2012;57(7):898-905)
  5. Texture direction of combined microgrooves and submicroscale topographies of titanium substrata influence adhesion, proliferation, and differentiation in human primary cells (ARCHIVES OF ORAL BIOLOGY. 2011;0(0):0-0)
  6. The effects of a static magnetic field on bone formation around a SLA treated titanium implant (JOURNAL OF ORAL IMPLANTOLOGY. 2011;0(0):0-0)
  7. Effect of a Neodymium Magnet Placed into a SLA Treated Implant in the Early Stages of Bone Healing (TISSUE ENGINEERING AND REGENERATIVE MEDICINE. 2011;8(3):314-319)
  8. Enhancement of Dynamic Wettability, Cell Adhesion, and Alkaline Phosphatase Activity of Primary Cells on Titanium Substrata with Combined Surface Topographies of Microgrooves and Acid-Etched Roughness (Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. 2010;Vol.7(No.5):501-512)
  9. Influence of Surface Area Parameters and Water Contact Angles on the Early Differentiation of MG63 Human Osteoblast-Like Cells Cultured on Micro-Grooved Titanium Substrata: a Pilot Study (TISSUE ENGINEERING AND REGENERATIVE MEDICINE. 2010;7(2):202-210)
  10. Factors influencing osteoblast maturation on microgrooved titanium substrata (Biomaterials. 2010;Biomaterials(31):3804-3815)
  11. Histomorphometric Analysis and Removal Torque of Small Diameter Implants With Alternative Surface Treatments and Different Designs (Journal of Oral Implantology. 2010;36(4):263-272)
  12. Influence of etched microgrooves of uniform dimension on in vitro responses of human gingival fibroblasts (CLINICAL ORAL IMPLANTS RESEARCH. 2009;20(5):458-466)
  13. Surface microgrooves and acid etching on titanium substrata alter various cell behaviors of cultured human gingival fibroblasts (CLINICAL ORAL IMPLANTS RESEARCH. 2009;20(3):262-272)
  14. Influence of microgroove dimension on cell behavior of human gingival fibroblasts cultured on titanium substrata (CLINICAL ORAL IMPLANTS RESEARCH. 2009;20(1):56-66)
  15. The 4th ITI consensus document; Implant loading Protocols (The international journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants. 2009;24(7):131-183)

<Book publication>

  1. Lee’s Top-Down Implant Dentistry (in Korean). Myung-Moon Publishing, 2004
  2. Implant Dentistry with New Generation Magnetic Attachments (in English), Quintessence International, 2005
  3. Implant Dentistry with New Generation Magnetic Attachments (in Japanese), Quintessence International, 2006
  4. Manual of Human Occlusion (in Korean). Dental Wisdom, 2010
  5. Removable Partial Prosthodontics (in Korean). Dental Wisdom, 2012

Textbook of Human Occlusion (in Korean). Dental Wisdom, 2014