Oral and Craniofacial Sciences Faculty

Jeffrey Nickel, D.M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Recent Publications (More articles at PubMed)

Iwasaki LR, Crosby MJ, Gonzalez Y, McCall WD, Ohrbach R, Nickel JC (2010): Human TMJ eminence shape and minimization of joint load. J Dent Res 89:722-727.

Kumar V, Gosset L, Shearer A, Iwasaki L, Williams K, Nickel J (2011): A Comparison between Cone-Beam Computed Tomography and Intraoral Digital Radiography for Assessment of Tooth Root Lesions. Am J Orthod Dentofac Orthop. 139:e533-541.

Gonzalez Y, Iwasaki LR, McCall WD, Ohrbach R, Nickel JC (2011): Reliability of EMG activity from human masticatory muscles. Eur J Oral Sci 119:219-224.

Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR, Beatty MW, Marx DB (2009): Tractional forces on porcine temporomandibular joint discs. J Dent Res 88:736-740.

Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR, Beatty MW, Marx DB (2009). Variables that determine surface tractional forces on porcine TMJ discs. J Dent Res (in press).

Nickel JC, Iwaskai LR, Gallo L, Palla S, Marx DB (2009). Tractional forces, work, and energy densities in the human TMJ. In: Temporomandibular disorders and orofacial pain: separating controversy from consensus. Kapila SD and McNamara JA editors. Ann Arbor, MI: Needham Press, pp. 427-450.

Nickel J, Spilker R, Iwasaki L, Gonzalez Y, McCall WD, Ohrbach R, Beatty MW, Marx D (2009). Static and dynamic mechanics of the temporomandibular joint: plowing forces, joint load and tissue stress. Orthod Craniofac Res 12(3):159-167. PMC2741000.

Spilker RL, Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR (2009). A biphasic finite element model of in vitro plowing tests of the temporomandibular joint disc. Ann Biomed Eng 37(6):1152-1164.

Iwasaki LR, Chandler JR, Marx DB, Pandey JP, Nickel JC (2009). IL-1 gene polymorphisms, secretion in gingival crevicular fluid, and speed of human orthodontic tooth movement. Orthod Craniofac Res 12(2):129-140.

Iwasaki LR, Nickel JC (2008). Gingival crevicular fluid in diagnosis and research. Biological Mechanisms of Tooth Movement and Craniofacial Adaptation (in press).

Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR, Gallo L, Palla S, Marx DB (2008). Tractional forces, work and energy densities in the human TMJ. Current Controversies in Temporomandibular Disorders (in press).

Iwasaki LR, Uchida S, Marx DB, Yotsui Y, Maeda T, Inoue H, Nickel JC (2008). Ipsilateral and contralateral human TMJ loads compared via validated numerical models. Current Controversies in Temporomandibular Disorders (in press).

Beatty MW, Hohl RH, Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR, Pidaparti RM (2008). Mode I and Mode III fractures in intermediate zone of full-thickness porcine temporomandibular joint discs. Ann Biomed Eng 36(5):801-812.

Uchida S, Iwasaki LR, Marx DB, Yotsui Y, Inoue H, Nickel JC (2008). Variations in activities of human jaw muscles depend on tooth-tipping moments. Arch Oral Biol 53(2):199-205.

Iwasaki LR, Crouch LD, Nickel JC (2008). Genetic factors and tooth movement. Semin Orthod 14:135-145.

Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR, Beatty MW, Moss MA, Marx DB (2006). Static and dynamic loading effects on temporomandibular joint disc tractional forces. J Dent Res 85(9):809-813.

Gallo LM, Chiaravalloti G, Iwasaki LR, Nickel JC, Palla S (2006). Mechanical work during stress-field translation in the human TMJ. J Dent Res 85(11):1006-1010.

Iwasaki LR, Gibson CS, Crouch LD, Marx DB, Pandey JP, Nickel JC (2006). Speed of tooth movement is related to stress and IL-1 gene polymorphisms. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130(6):698 e691-699.

Iwasaki LR, Crouch LD, Tutor A, Gibson S, Hukmani N, Marx DB, Nickel JC (2005). Tooth movement and cytokines in gingival crevicular fluid and whole blood in growing and adult subjects. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 128(4):483-491.

Iwasaki LR, Thornton BR, McCall Jr WD, Nickel JC (2004). Individual variations in numerically modeled human muscle and temporomandibular joint forces during static biting. J Orofac Pain 18(3):235-245.

Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR, Beatty MW, Marx DB (2004). Laboratory stresses and tractional forces on the TMJ disc surface. J Dent Res 83(8):650-654.

Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR (2004). In vivo tests of TMJ morphology and masticatory muscle forces predicted by computer-assisted models. In: Biological mechanisms of tooth movement and craniofacial adaptation. Davidovitch Z and Mah J, editors. Boston: 2004 Harvard Society for the Advancement of Orthodontics, pp. 63-74.

Iwasaki LR, Crouch LD, Reinhardt RA, Nickel JC (2004). The velocity of human orthodontic tooth movement is related to stress magnitude, growth status, and the ratio of cytokines in gingival crevicular fluid. In: Biological mechanisms of tooth movement and craniofacial adaptation. Davidovitch Z and Mah J, editors. Boston: 2004 Harvard Society for the Advancement of Orthodontics, pp. 137-147.

Beatty MW, Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR, Leiker M (2003). Mechanical response of the porcine temporomandibular joint disc to an impact event and repeated tensile loading. J Orofac Pain 17(2):160-166.

Iwasaki LR, Baird BW, McCall Jr WD, Nickel JC (2003). Muscle and temporomandibular joint forces associated with chincup loading predicted by numerical modeling. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 124(5):530-540.

Iwasaki LR, Petsche PE, McCall Jr WD, Marx D, Nickel JC (2003). Neuromuscular objectives of the human masticatory apparatus during static biting. Arch Oral Biol 48(11):767-777.

Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR, Walker RD, McLachlan KR, McCall Jr WD (2003). Human masticatory muscle forces during static biting. J Dent Res 82(3):212-217.

Iwasaki LR, Beatty MW, Nickel JC (2003). Friction and orthodontic mechanics: clinical studies of moment and ligation effects. Semin Orthod 9(4):290-297.

Iwasaki LR, Beatty MW, Randall CJ, Nickel JC (2003). Clinical ligation forces and intraoral friction during sliding on a stainless steel archwire. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 123(4):408-415.

Nickel JC, Yao P, Spalding PM, Iwasaki LR (2002). Validated numerical modeling of the effects of combined orthodontic and orthognathic surgical treatment on TMJ loads and muscle forces. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 121(1):73-83.

Beatty MW, Ojha AK, Cook JL, Alberts LR, Mahanna GK, Iwasaki LR, Nickel JC (2002). Small intestinal submucosa versus salt-extracted polyglycolic acid-poly-L-lactic acid: a comparison of neocartilage formed in two scaffold materials. Tissue Eng 8(6):955-968.

Beatty MW, Bruno MJ, Iwasaki LR, Nickel JC (2001). Strain rate dependent orthotropic properties of pristine and impulsively loaded porcine temporomandibular joint disk. J Biomed Mater Res 57(1):25-34.

Iwasaki LR, Haack JE, Nickel JC, Reinhardt RA, Petro TM (2001). Human interleukin-1 beta and interleukin-1 receptor antagonist secretion and velocity of tooth movement. Arch Oral Biol 46(2):185-189.

Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR, Feely DE, Stormberg KD, Beatty MW (2001). The effect of disc thickness and trauma on disc surface friction in the porcine temporomandibular joint. Arch Oral Biol 46(2):155-162.

Gallo LM, Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR, Palla S (2000). Stress-field translation in the healthy human temporomandibular joint. J Dent Res 79(10):1740-1746.

Iwasaki LR, Haack JE, Nickel JC, Morton J (2000). Human tooth movement in response to continuous stress of low magnitude. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 117(2):175-183.

Nickel JC, Iwasaki LR, McLachlan KR (1997). Effect of the physical environment on growth of the temporomandibular joint. In: Science and Practice of Occlusion. McNeil C, editor. Quintessence Publishing, pp. 115-124.

Iwasaki LR, Nickel JC, McLachlan KR (1997). Relationship between growth, function, and stress in the temporomandibular Joint. In: Science and practice of occlusion. McNeil C, editor. Quintessence Publishing, pp. 125-136.

Nickel JC, McLachlan KR (1994). In vitro measurement of the stress-distribution properties of the pig temporomandibular joint disc. Arch Oral Biol 39(5):439-448.

Nickel JC, McLachlan KR (1994). An analysis of surface congruity in the growing human temporomandibular joint. Arch Oral Biol 39(4):315-321.

Nickel JC, McLachlan KR (1994). In vitro measurement of the frictional properties of the temporomandibular joint disc. Arch Oral Biol 39(4):323-331.

Nickel JC, McLachlan KR (1990). A technique to measure the pressure distribution properties of the temporomandibular joint disc. CMBES 16:111-112.

Nickel JC, McLachlan KR, Smith DM (1988). Eminence development of the postnatal human temporomandibular joint. J Dent Res 67(6):896-902.

Nickel JC, McCall Jr WD, Smith DM (1988). A theoretical model of loading and eminence development of the postnatal human temporomandibular joint. J Dent Res 67(6):903-910.

Jeffrey Nickel, D.M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D.Associate Professor

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