Publications

Scholarly Journals--Published

  • https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/1z9D8i7UWy-5_/bibliography/public/ (05/2024)
  • Martinez A, Im J, Bezman E, Lee E, DeAnda D, Ree R, Oyoyo U, Kwon S. A Comparison of Toothpaste Tablets and a Sodium Fluoride Dentifrice for the Control of Supragingival Plaque and Gingivitis: A Two-Week Randomized Controlled Trial. Am J Dent. 2023 Aug;36(4):172-176 (08/2023)
  • Morgan M, Batthika K, Hanna S, Aggarval R, Wiafe S, Oyoyo U, Kwon S. Assessing Adherence to Provider's Recommendations in Caries Risk Assessment and Management: A Retrospective Data Review. J Contemp Dent Pract. 2023 Jun 1;24(6):409-413.   (06/2023)
  • Padilla K, Savage K, Kim H, Poon E, Diaz D, Garcia-Godoy F, Oyoyo U, Kwon S. Effect of Toothpaste Tablets on Gloss and Surface Roughness of Resin-based Composite Materials. Am J Dent. 2023;36(3):156-160. (03/2023)
  • Rodriguez-Fitzpatrick S, Gonzalez A, Dudar B, Oyoyo U, Kwon S. Dental Students' Knowledge, Attitude, and Confidence toward Evidence-based Dentistry: A 5-year Retrospective Study. J Contemp Dent Pract. 2022 Nov 1;23(11):1146-1149.  (11/2022)
  • Le NT, Boskovic TJM, Allard MM, Nick KE, Kwon S, Perry CC. Gold Nanostar Characterization by Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis. ACS Omega. 2022 Nov 30;7(49):44677-44688. (11/2022)
  • Rodriguez-Fitzpatrick S, Kim SE, Won J, Kwon S. Insight into Faculty Job Satisfaction at a Southern California Dental School Using a Logistic Regression Model. J Dent Educ. 2022: 10.1002/jdd.13111.  (11/2022)
  • Nath A, Aoghiz S, Nnagbo C, Powell S, Choi EP, Oyoyo U, Christensen HL, Won J, Kwon S. Educational Outcome of a New Teledentistry Initiative in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. J Contemp Dent Prac 2022;23(3):284-288. (11/2022)
  • Silvestre G, Chung S, Tolentino E, Chee V, Oyoyo U, Won J, Kwon S. Impact of COVID-19 in Teaching the Tooth Morphology Course to the New Generation of Learners. J Contemp Dent Prac 2022;23(1):3-7. (11/2022)
  • Cua J, Crespo E, Phelps S, Ramirez R, Roque-Torres G, Oyoyo U, Kwon S. Tooth Color Change and Erosion: Hydrogen Peroxide versus Non-Peroxide Whitening Strips. Oper Dent. 2022;47(3):301-308.  (11/2022)
  • Won J, Choi EP, Powell S, Kwon S. A faculty development program at a California dental school: Joy of lifting each other and rising together. J Dent Educ. 2022 Jun;86 Suppl 1:829-831. (11/2022)
  • Wu K, Chen JW, Kwon S. A MicroCT Study on Mineral Change over Time Associated with Demineralisation in Primary Teeth. Chinese Journal of Dental Research 2022;25(2):125-130.  (11/2022)
  • Shaikh M, Sung H, Lopez T, Andra R, McKean B, Jesson J, Pascal C, Chavez C, Schwieterman K, Oyoyo U, Kwon S. Effect of charcoal dentifrices on tooth whitening and enamel surface roughness. Am J Dent. 2021 Dec;34(6):295-299. (12/2021)
  • Tran C, Choi E, Watu B, Oyoyo U, Perry C, Kwon S. Synthesis and Testing of an Experimental Bleaching Agent. Restor Dent Endodont 2021;46:e47. Published online Sep 02, 2021.  https://doi.org/10.5395/rde.2021.46.e47. (11/2021)
  • Shaikh M, Lund G, Ko J, Roque-Torres G, Oyoyo U, Kwon S. Micro Computed Tomography Analysis of Abrasivity of Toothpaste Tablets Compared to Conventional Toothpaste. Am J Dent 2021;34(5):235-239. (11/2021)
  • Shin Y, Lopez E, Bullock A, Chirachevin P, Oyoyo U, Burtch P, Tian A, Kim B, Kwon S, Li Y. Dental and Dental Hygiene Students’ Knowledge and Perception on Fluoride Use in Dentistry. J Contemp Dent Prac 2021;22(1):4–8. (11/2021)
  • Kwon S, Lee S, Oyoyo U, Wiafe S, DeGuia S, Pedersen C, Martinez K, Rivas J, Chavez D, Rogers T. Oral Health Knowledge and Oral Health Related Quality of Life of Older Adults. Clin Exp Dent Res 2021;7(2):211-218. (07/2021)
  • Roque-Torres G, Kwon S, Oyoyo U, Li Y. Measurement of Erosion Depth using Microcomputed Tomography and Light Microscopy. Micros Res Tech 2020;83(12):1450-1455. (12/2020)
  • Watu B, Tran C, Choi E, Drew A, Sinclair R, Perry C, Kwon S. Surface Roughness Change of 3D Printed Discs Infused with Nanomaterials. Cal Dent Assoc J 2020;48(12):681-687. (12/2020)
  • Kwon S, Cortez E, Wang M, Jagwani M, Oyoyo U, Li Y. Systematic review of in vitro studies evaluating tooth bleaching efficacy. Am J Dent 2020;33:17-24. (08/2020)
  • Kwon S, Li Y, Walemba E, Bozhilov K, M, Perry C. Potential penetration of CTAB and MUDA coated gold nanorods into tooth enamel. J Contemp Dent Pract 2020;21(5):475-480. (05/2020)
  • Chi C, Springer B, Walemba E, Nick K, Perry C, Kwon S. Titanium-Oxide Nanoparticles and Nanofibers used alone or with UV-Light Activation. Cal Dent Assoc J 2019;47(12):777-782. (12/2019)
  • Lee SS, Kwon S, Ward M, Jenkins W, Souza S, Li Y. A 3 months clinical evaluation comparing two professional bleaching systems of 25% and 40% hydrogen peroxide and extended treatment outcome using a power versus a manual toothbrush. J Esthet Restor Dent. 2019 Mar;31(2):124-131. (03/2019)
  • Kwon S. The Single Discolored Incisor Dilemma. J Cos Dent 2019;35(1):54-59. (01/2019)
  • Chi C, Chun M, Gullo A, Teddy D, Hwang E, Oyoyo U, Kwon S. Color Monitoring: Comparison between Visual and Instrumental Methods with Do-It-Yourself Whitening. Cal Dent Assoc J 2018;46(11):715-720. (11/2018)
  • Santiago V, Cardenas M, Charles AL, Hernandez E, Oyoyo U, Kwon S. Evidence-Based Practice Knowledge, Attitude, Access and Confidence: A comparison of dental hygiene and dental students. J Dent Hyg. 2018 Apr;92(2):31-37. (04/2018)
  • Kwon S, Pallavi F, Shi Y, Oyoyo U, Mohraz A, Li Y. Effect of bleaching gel viscosity on tooth whitening efficacy and pulp chamber penetration: an in vitro study. Op Dent 2018;43(3):326-334. (03/2018)
  • Kwon S, Batra A, Kindred T, Perez-Ortiz K, Wang M, Cho E, Oyoyo U. Fostering student research in the LLUSD curriculum that aligns with strategic plans to advance 21st century dental education. Articulator 2018. (01/2018)
  • Allard M, Merlos S, Springer B, Cooper J, Zhang G, Boskovic DS, Kwon S, Nick KE, and Perry CC. The Role of TiO2 Anatase Surface Morphology on Organophosphorus Interfacial Chemistry. J. Phys Chem C;2018: DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b08641. (01/2018)
  • Kwon S. The technology of tooth whitening. Decisions in Dentistry 2016;7:14-17. (07/2017)
  • Ariyakriangkai W, Vargas M, Kwon S. Evidence-based approach to managing peg-shaped incisors. Decisions in Dentistry 2017;3:26-30. (03/2017)
  • Park S, Kwon S, Qian F, Wertz PW. The Effect of Delivery System and Concentration on Tooth Whitening Efficacy and Hydrogen Peroxide Penetration Level-An In Vitro Study. J Esthet Restor Dent 2016, 28(5):313-320. (05/2016)
  • Lee J, Chen J, Omar S, Kwon S, Meharry M. Evaluation of Stain Penetration by Beverages in Demineralized Enamel Treated with Resin Infiltration. Oper Dent 2016;41:93-102. (01/2016)
  • Gratton DG, Kwon S, Blanchette D, Aquilino SA. Impact of digital tooth preparation evaluation technology on preclinical dental students’ technical and self-evaluation skills. J Dent Educ 2016;80:91-9. (01/2016)
  • AlShehri A, Kwon S. Etiology and Management of White Spot Lesions. Decisions in Dentistry 2016;1:18-23. (01/2016)
  • Kwon S, Kolker J. Improve outcomes with minimally invasive dentistry. Decisions in Dentistry 2016;2:40-43. (01/2016)
  • Kwon S, Dawson DV, Wertz PW. Time course of potassium nitrate penetration into the pulp cavity and the effect of penetration levels on tooth whitening efficacy. J Esthet Restor Dent 2016;28(Suppl1):S14-22. (01/2016)
  • Kwon S. Elucidating the mechanism of tooth whitening. Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry 2016;32:94-101. (01/2016)
  • Kwon S, Li Y. The technology behind tooth whitening. Dimensions of Dental Hygiene 2016. (01/2016)
  • Gratton DG, Kwon S, Blanchette D, Aquilino SA. Impact of digital tooth preparation evaluation system on preclinical dental students’ technical and self-evaluation skills. Eur J Dent Educ 2016, DOI: 10.1111/eje.12231 (01/2016)
  • AlShehri A, Kwon S. Addressing White Spot Lesions. Dimensions of Dental Hygiene 2015;8:32-35. (08/2015)
  • Kwon S, Kurti SR, Oyoyo U, Li Y. Effect of various tooth whitening modalities on microhardness, surface roughness and surface morphology of the enamel. Odontology 2015;103(3):274-9. (03/2015)
  • Lam MT, Kwon S, Qian F, Denehy GE. Evaluation of an Innovative Digital Assessment Tool in Dental Anatomy. J Contemp Dent Prac 2015;16:353-358. (01/2015)
  • Geisinger S, Kwon S, Qian F. Employment of Reservoirs in At-Home Whitening Trays: Efficacy and Efficiency in Tooth Whitening. J Contemp Dent Pract 2015;16:383-388. (01/2015)
  • Kwon S, Dawson DV, Schenck D, Fiegel J, Wertz PW. Spectrophotometric Evaluation of Potassium Nitrate Penetration into the Pulp Cavity. Oper Dent 2015;40:614-621. (01/2015)
  • Kwon S, Kurti SR, Oyoyo U, Li Y. Effect of Light Activated Tooth Whitening on Color Change Relevant to Artificial Stain Color. J Esthet Restor Dent 2015;27:s10-s17. (01/2015)
  • Kwon S, Hernandez MM, Blanchette DR, Lam MT, Gratton DG, Aquilino SA. Effect of Computer Assisted Learning on Students’ Dental Anatomy Waxing Performance. J Dent Educ 2015;79:1093-100. (01/2015)
  • Kwon S, Wertz PW. A Review on the Mechanism of Tooth Whitening. J Esthet Restor Dent 2015;27:240-57. (01/2015)
  • Brambert P, Qian F, Kwon S. Erosion potential of whitening regimens as evaluated with polarized light microscopy. J Contemp Dent Pract 2015;16:921-925. (01/2015)
  • Hemming M, Kwon S, Qian F. Repeatability in Color Measurements of a Spectrophotometer using Different Positioning Devices. J Contemp Dent Pract 2015;16:933-938. (01/2015)
  • Hemming M, Kwon S, Qian F. Repeatability in Color Measurements of a Spectrophotometer using Different Positioning Devices. J Contemp Dent Pract 2015;16:933-938. (01/2015)
  • Kwon S, Restrepo-Kennedy N, Dawson DV, Hernandez MM, Denehy GE, Blanchette DR, Gratton DG, Aquilino SA, Armstrong SR. Dental Anatomy Grading: Comparison between Conventional Visual and a Novel Digital Assessment Technique. Journal of Dental Education 2014;78(12):1655-62. (12/2014)
  • Kwon S, Kolker JL. What the dental hygienist know about minimally invasive restorations. Dimensions of Dental Hygiene 2014;12(8):22-25. (08/2014)
  • Kwon S, Swift EJ Jr. Critical Appraisal In-office whitening: Pulpal effects and tooth sensitivity issues. Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry 2014;26(5):353-358. (05/2014)
  • Alammari R, Kwon S. Minimally Invasive Management of Missing Maxillary Lateral Incisors: Canine Substitution. J Cos Dent 2014;30(3):54-62. (03/2014)
  • Kwon S, Oyoyo U, Li Y. Influence of application techniques on contact formation and voids in anterior resin composite restorations. Operative Dentistry 2014;39(2):213-20. (02/2014)
  • Kwon S, Meharry M, Oyoyo U, Li Y. Efficacy of Do-It-Yourself Whitening as Compared to Conventional Tooth Whitening Modalities: An In Vitro Study. Operative Dentistry 2014;40(1):E21-7. DOI: 10.2341/13-333-LR (01/2014)
  • Kurti SR, Der Boghossian B, Kwon S. Direct Measurement of Stain Retention in Third Molars. Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice 2013;14(6):1060-4. (06/2013)
  • Kwon S, Wertz PW, Dawson DV, Cobb DS, Denehy GE. The relationship of hydrogen peroxide exposure protocol to bleaching efficacy. Oper Dent 2013;38(2):177-85. (02/2013)
  • Kwon S, Wang J, Oyoyo U, Li Y. Evaluation of Bleaching Efficacy and Erosion Potential of Four Different Over-The-Counter Bleaching Products. American Journal of Dentistry 2013;26:356-360. (01/2013)
  • Kwon S, Li Y. Ensure the success of tooth whitening: How to effectively monitor color change during the bleaching process. Dimensions of Dental Hygiene 2013;5:52-55. (01/2013)
  • Kwon S, Oyoyo U, Li Y. Effect of light activation on tooth whitening efficacy and hydrogen peroxide penetration: an in vitro study. Journal of Dentistry 2013;41(Suppl 3):e39-45. (01/2013)
  • Kwon S, Wertz PW. A Confocal Laser Microscopy Observation of Tetracycline Affected Human Dentin. Journal of Dental & Oro-facial Research 2013;1(1):12-15. (01/2013)
  • Kwon S, Li Y, Oyoyo U, Aprecio RM. Dynamic model of hydrogen peroxide diffusion kinetics into the pulp cavity. J Contemp Dent Pract 2012;13(4):440-5. (04/2012)
  • Kwon S, Chan DC. Tooth Whitening of Tetracycline-Stained Teeth. World J Dent 2012;3(3):257-60. (03/2012)
  • Kwon S, Wertz PW, Li Y, Chan DC. Penetration pattern of rhodamine dyes into enamel and dentin: confocal laser microscopy observation. Int J Cosmet Sci 2012;34(1):97-101. (02/2012)
  • Kwon S, Li Y. Tooth Whitening Safety: What the evidence says about the effects of bleaching on tooth structure. Dimensions of Dental Hygiene 2012;10(5):30-9. (01/2012)
  • Kwon S, Denehy GE. Predictable diastema closure using an innovative, indirect mock-up technique. Dental Tribune Russia 2012;11:31-32. (01/2012)
  • Kwon S, Li Y. Maximizing esthetic success by combining orthodontics, tooth whitening and restorative dentistry. MICD Journal 2011;1(1):26-30. (01/2011)
  • Chan DC, Chung AK, Browning WD, Kwon S. Confocal microscopy investigation of enamel subsurface structure following bleaching. Cosmetic Dentistry 2011;2:22-25. (01/2011)
  • Lee Y, Kwon S, Park J. The effectiveness of sealing technique on in-office bleaching. J of Korean Academy of Conservative Dentistry 2008;33(5):463-71. (01/2008)
  • Kwon S. The sealed bleaching technique. Aesthetic Dentistry Today 2007;1(3):14-8. (01/2007)
  • Kwon S, Lee S. The effect of various periodontal ligament treatment upon periodontal healing and root resorption after replantation in rats. J of Korean Academy of Conservative Dentistry 1999;25(3):338-58. (01/1999)
  • Kwon S, Yoon T, Park D. The effect of various All-Etching agents and varied etching time on enamel morphology and bond strength. J of Korean Academy of Conservative Dentistry 1996;21(1):136-49. (01/1996)

Books and Chapters

  • Kwon S. Tooth Whitening-An Evidence Based Perspective, edited by Jorge Perdigao Chapter 2. How does it work? Springer, SPI Global, 2023. (10/2023)
  • Kwon S. Tooth Whitening-An Evidence Based Perspective, edited by Jorge Perdigao Chapter 1. Introduction. Springer, SPI Global, 2023. (10/2023)