Yan-Fang Ren, D.D.S., Ph.D., M.P.H.

Yan-Fang Ren, D.D.S., Ph.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 683
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 273-5588
Lab: (585) 273-3494
Administrative: (585) 275-5087
Fax: (585) 273-1235

Journal Articles

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2014 Apr
Romanos GE, Basha-Hijazi A, Gupta B, Ren YF, Malmstrom H. "Role of clinician's experience and implant design on implant stability. An ex vivo study in artificial soft bones." Clinical implant dentistry and related research. 2014 Apr; 16(2):166-71. Epub 2012 Jun 21.
2014
Zhang Z.; Han Y.; Song J.; Luo, R.; Jin X.; Mu D.; Su S.; Ji X.; Ren YF*.; Liu H.**. "Interferon-? Regulates the Functionof Mesenchymal Stem Cells from Oral Lichen Planus via Indoleamine 2, 3-Dioxygenase Activity." Journal of Oral Pathology and Medicine. 2014; .
2014
Malmstrom, H.S.; Xiao, J.; Romanos, G.; Ren, YF*;. "Training needs for general dentistry residents to competently place and restore two-implant retained mandibular overdentures." Journal of Dental Education. 2014; .
2013 Nov 4
Malmstrom HS, Xiao J, Romanos G, Ren YF. "TWO-YEAR SUCCESS RATE OF IMPLANT-RETAINED MANDIBULAR OVERDENTURES BY NOVICE GENERAL DENTISTRY RESIDENTS." The Journal of oral implantology. 2013 Nov 4; Epub 2013 Nov 04.
2013 Apr 10
Ning L, Malmstrom H, Ren YF. "Porous collagen-hydroxyapatite scaffolds with mesenchymal stem cells for bone regeneration." The Journal of oral implantology. 2013 Apr 10; Epub 2013 Apr 10.
2013 Apr
Wang Q, Kang Y, Barnes V, Devizio W, Kashi A, Ren YF. "Dentin tubule occlusion and erosion protection effects of dentifrice containing bioadhesive PVM/MA copolymers." Clinical oral investigations. 2013 Apr; 17(3):775-83. Epub 2012 Jun 30.
2013 Feb
Wang W, Xie Q, Xu T, Wang Q, Malmstrom HS, Ren YF. "Fluoride release and anti-erosive effects of dentifrices containing PVM/MA copolymers." Journal of dentistry. 2013 Feb; 41(2):148-54. Epub 2012 Oct 30.
2013
Royer, K.; Liu, X.; Zhu, Q.; Malmstroma, H.; Ren, YF. "Apical and root canal space sealing abilities of resin and glass ionomer-based root canal obturation systems". Chinese Journal of Dental Research. 2013; In Press.
2013
Ren, Y-F. "Tooth bleaching increases dentinal protease activity". Journal of Dental Research. 2013; 92(5): 472. Link
2012 Nov
Cheng T, Sun G, Huo J, He X, Wang Y, Ren YF. "Patient satisfaction and masticatory efficiency of single implant-retained mandibular overdentures using the stud and magnetic attachments." Journal of dentistry. 2012 Nov; 40(11):1018-23. Epub 2012 Aug 24.
2012 Jul
Ren YF, Feng L, Serban D, Malmstrom HS. "Effects of common beverage colorants on color stability of dental composite resins: the utility of a thermocycling stain challenge model in vitro." Journal of dentistry. 2012 Jul; 40 Suppl 1:e48-56. Epub 2012 Apr 27.
2012 Apr
Dong Z, Wu Y, Wang Q, Xie C, Ren Y, Clark RL. "Reinforcement of electrospun membranes using nanoscale Al2O3 whiskers for improved tissue scaffolds." Journal of biomedical materials research. Part A. 2012 Apr; 100(4):903-10. Epub 2012 Jan 24.
2012 Mar
Liu X, Yu L, Wang Q, Pelletier J, Fausther M, Sévigny J, Malmström HS, Dirksen RT, Ren YF. "Expression of ecto-ATPase NTPDase2 in human dental pulp." Journal of dental research. 2012 Mar; 91(3):261-7. Epub 2011 Dec 14.
2011 Oct
Ren YF, Liu X, Fadel N, Malmstrom H, Barnes V, Xu T. "Preventive effects of dentifrice containing 5000ppm fluoride against dental erosion in situ." Journal of dentistry. 2011 Oct; 39(10):672-8. Epub 2011 Aug 02.
2011 Apr
Liu X, Barnes V, DeVizio W, Yang H, Malmstrom H, Ren Y. "Effects of dentin tubule occlusion by dentifrice containing a PVM/MA bioadhesive copolymer in a silica base." Journal of dentistry. 2011 Apr; 39(4):293-301. Epub 2010 Nov 03.
2010 Apr
Arora NS, Ramanayake T, Ren YF, Romanos GE. "Platelet-rich plasma in sinus augmentation procedures: a systematic literature review: Part II." Implant dentistry. 2010 Apr; 19(2):145-57.
2010
Pan, J.; Ren, Y.F. "Clinical trials on teeth whitening". Chinese Journal of Practical Stomatology. 2010; 3(9): 521-3. Link
2010
Shi L, Wang X, Zhao Q, Zhang Y, Zhang L, Ren Y, Chen Z. "Evaluation of packable and conventional hybrid resin composites in Class I restorations: three-year results of a randomized, double-blind and controlled clinical trial." Operative dentistry. 2010 35(1):11-9.
2009 Aug
Arora NS, Ramanayake T, Ren YF, Romanos GE. "Platelet-rich plasma: a literature review." Implant dentistry. 2009 Aug; 18(4):303-10.
2009 Jun
Ren YF, Amin A, Malmstrom H. "Effects of tooth whitening and orange juice on surface properties of dental enamel." Journal of dentistry. 2009 Jun; 37(6):424-31. Epub 2009 Feb 23.
2009 Jun
Ren YF. "[Clinical trials in dentistry in the United States]." Zhonghua kou qiang yi xue za zhi = Zhonghua kouqiang yixue zazhi = Chinese journal of stomatology. 2009 Jun; 44(6):379-81.
2009 May
Ren YF. "[Clinical trials in dentistry in the United States: I]." Zhonghua kou qiang yi xue za zhi = Zhonghua kouqiang yixue zazhi = Chinese journal of stomatology. 2009 May; 44(5):318-20.
2009 Mar
Ren YF, Zhao Q, Malmstrom H, Barnes V, Xu T. "Assessing fluoride treatment and resistance of dental enamel to soft drink erosion in vitro: applications of focus variation 3D scanning microscopy and stylus profilometry." Journal of dentistry. 2009 Mar; 37(3):167-76. Epub 2009 Jan 04.
2009
Ren, YF; Zhao, QZ; Malmstrom, HS; Barnes, VM; Xu, T. "Assessing fluoride treatment and resistance of dental enamel to soft drink erosion in vitro: applications of focus variation 3D microscopy and stylus profilometry". Journal of Dentistry. 2009; 37(3): 167-176. Link
2009
Ren YF, Amin A, Malmstrom HS. "Effects of tooth whitening and orange juice on surface properties of dental enamel". Journal of Dentistry. 2009; 37(6): 424-431. Link
2007 Oct
Ren YF, Malmstrom HS. "Effectiveness of antibiotic prophylaxis in third molar surgery: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials." Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.. 2007 Oct; 65(10):1909-21.
2007 Jul
Ren YF, Cacciato R, Whelehan MT, Ning L, Malmstrom HS. "Effects of toothbrushes with tapered and cross angled soft bristle design on dental plaque and gingival inflammation: a randomized and controlled clinical trial." Journal of dentistry. 2007 Jul; 35(7):614-22. Epub 2007 Jun 04.
2007
Ren, Y.F.; Malmstrom, H.S.;. "Rapid quantitative determination of C-reactive protein at chair side in dental emergency patients". Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology & Endodontics. 2007; 104(1): 49-55.
1999
Ren, Y.F.; Malmstrom, H.S.;. "Alveolar osteitis after surgical removal of impacted mandibular third molars: risk factors and prevention". Am Dent Inst for Cont Ed. 1999; 67: 3-12.
1996 Mar
Tasaki MM, Westesson PL, Isberg AM, Ren YF, Tallents RH. "Classification and prevalence of temporomandibular joint disk displacement in patients and symptom-free volunteers." American journal of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics : official publication of the American Association of Orthodontists, its constituent societies, and the American Board of Orthodontics.. 1996 Mar; 109(3):249-62.
1996
Ren, Y.F.; Westesson, P.L.; Isberg, A.;. "Magnetic resonance imagine of the temporomandibular joint - Value of pseudodynamic images". Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology And Endodontics. 1996; 81(1): 110-123. Link
1995 Nov
Ren YF, Isberg A, Henningsson G. "Velopharyngeal incompetence and persistent hypernasality after adenoidectomy in children without palatal defect." The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association.. 1995 Nov; 32(6):476-82.
1995 Apr
Ren YF, Isberg A. "Tinnitus in patients with temporomandibular joint internal derangement." Cranio : the journal of craniomandibular practice. 1995 Apr; 13(2):75-80.
1995
Ren, Y.F.; Isberg, A.; Westesson, P.L.;. "Condyle Position In The Temporomandibular-Joint - Comparison Between Asymptomatic Volunteers With Normal Disk Position And Patients With Disk Displacement". Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology And Endodontics. 1995; 80(1): 101-107. Link
1995
Ren, Y.F.; Isberg, A.; Westesson, P.L.;. "Steepness Of The Articular Eminence In The Temporomandibular-Joint - Tomographic Comparison Between Asymptomatic Volunteers With Normal Disk Position And Patients With Disk Displacement". Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology And Endodontics. 1995; 80(3): 258-266. Link
1994 Jul
Tanimoto K, Henningsson G, Isberg A, Ren YF. "Comparison of tongue position during speech before and after pharyngeal flap surgery in hypernasal speakers." The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association.. 1994 Jul; 31(4):280-6.
1994 Mar
Ren YF, Isberg A, Henningsson G. "The influence of pharyngeal flap on facial growth. Long-term results in the patients with isolated cleft palate." Scandinavian journal of plastic and reconstructive surgery and hand surgery / Nordisk plastikkirurgisk forening [and] Nordisk klubb for handkirurgi. 1994 Mar; 28(1):63-8.
1994
Ren, Y.F.;. "Aerodynamic assessment of cleft palate speech and respiration". Phoniatric and Logopedic Progress Report. 1994; 9: 41-50.
1993 Apr
Ren YF, Wang GH. "A modified palatopharyngeous flap operation and its application in the correction of velopharyngeal incompetence." Plastic and reconstructive surgery.. 1993 Apr; 91(4):612-7.
1993 Mar
Ren YF, Isberg A, Henningsson G. "Interactive influence of a pharyngeal flap and an adenoid on maxillofacial growth in cleft lip and palate patients." The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association.. 1993 Mar; 30(2):144-9.
1993
Isberg A, Ren YF, Henningsson G, McWilliam J. "Facial growth after pharyngeal flap surgery in cleft palate patients: a five-year longitudinal study." Scandinavian journal of plastic and reconstructive surgery and hand surgery / Nordisk plastikkirurgisk forening [and] Nordisk klubb for handkirurgi. 1993 27(2):119-26.
1992
Ren, Y.F.; Wang, G.H.;. "Diagnosis of velopharyngeal incompetence following cleft palate repair". Chin J Stomatol. 1992; 27: 9-11.
1992
Ren YF, Isberg A, Henningsson G, Larson O. "Tongue posture in cleft palate patients with a pharyngeal flap." Scandinavian journal of plastic and reconstructive surgery and hand surgery / Nordisk plastikkirurgisk forening [and] Nordisk klubb for handkirurgi. 1992 26(3):307-12.
1991 May
Ren YF. "The treatment of cleft palate in China." Plastic and reconstructive surgery.. 1991 May; 87(5):996-7.
1991
Ren, Y.F.; Wang, G.H.; Ma, L.;. "Velopharyngeal incompetence in the patients with repaired cleft palate". Chin J Stomatol. 1991; 26: 247-249.
1990
Ren, Y.F.; Wang, G.H.; Ma, L.;. "Complications of cleft palate surgery-A clinical study on 315 patients operated with three different techniques". J of Clin Stomatol. 1990; 6: 222-225.
1990
Ren, Y.F.;. "Acoustic evaluation of speech intelligibility in cleft palate patients". West Chin J of Stomatology. 1990; 4: 106-111.
1990
Ren, Y.F.; Wang, G.H.; Ma, L.;. "Analysis of the factors influencing the outcome of cleft palate repair". J of Modern Stomatol. 1990; 4: 205-208.
1987
Ren, Y.F.; Wang, G.H.;. "Presurgical orthodontic treatment of complete cleft lip and palate". Comprehen Stomatol. 1987; 4: 107-111.

Books

2012
Ren YF. ""Comprehensive treatment planning in general dentistry"". Dental Treatment Planning and Decision Making. Ke Han, Xing Wang. : PLA Health Press, 2012.
2002
Malmstrom HS, Santos, R, Ren YF. "Dentition and Oral Health". Physical health of adults with intellectual disabilities. V. P. Prasher and M. P. Janicki. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2002. 181-203
1995
Ren YF.. "The psycho-social aspect of cleft lip and palate". Multidisciplinary and systematic management of cleft lip and palate. Wang GH. Beijing: People's Health Press, 1995. 364-366
1995
Ren YF. "The parameters for clinical evaluation and management of cleft lip and palate and other craniofacial anomalies". Multidisciplinary and systematic management of cleft lip and palate. Wang GH. Beijing: People's Health Press, 1995. 367-369
1995
Ren YF. "Oto-rhino-laryngeal disorders related to cleft lip and palate". Multidisciplinary and systematic management of cleft lip and palate. Wang GH. Beijing: People's Health Press, 1995. 353-363
1995
Wang GH, Ren YF.. "The principle and procedures of multidisciplinary management of cleft lip and palate". Multidisciplinary and systematic management of cleft lip and palate. Wang GH. Beijing: People's Health Press, 1995. 1-24
1995
Wang GH, Ren YF.. "Surgical repair of secondary cleft palate deformities". Multidisciplinary and systematic management of cleft lip and palate. Wang GH. Beijing: People's Health Press, 1995. 150-171
1995
Ren YF. "Classification and genetics of cleft lip and palate". Multidisciplinary and systematic management of cleft lip and palate. Wang GH. Beijing: People's Health Press, 1995. 25-36
1991
Ren YF. "Congenital anomalies and developmental deformities in maxillofacial region". Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Ma DQ, Huang MX. : Chinese Medical Association, 1991. 156-179