Dorota T. Kopycka-Kedzierawski, D.D.S., M.P.H.

Dorota T. Kopycka-Kedzierawski, D.D.S., 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) 275-0706

Research Bio

Dr. Dorota Kopycka-Kedzierawski currently serves as a Deputy Director for the Northeast Region of the National Dental Practice-Based Research Network (National Dental PBRN). In the network, she leads a multicenter, prospective, cohort study entitled "Management of Dentin Hypersensitivity". Her research interest include oral epidemiology, teledentistry as an adjunct tool to screen, diagnose and refer young children for oral disease, especially Early Childhood Caries (ECC) and caries risk assessment in children and adults. She directs two graduate courses in Oral Epidemiology that are designed for postgraduate dental residents.

Awards & Honors (National)

Trainee in Research Grant, Rochester Training Program for Oral Health Clinical Research, University of Rochester, Rochester NY | NIH/NIDCR 2000 - 2003

Awards & Honors (Local)

Michael Buonocore Award, Rochester, NY 2001 | Eastman Department of Dentistry 2001

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 22 available »

McLaren, SW.; Kopycka-Kedzierawski, DT. "Compliance for Dental Treatment Recommendations of Rural Pediatric Patients after a Live-Video Teledentistry Consultation: A Preliminary Report". Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, in press. 2015; .
Kopycka-Kedzierawski, DT. "Maternal Salivary Bacterial Challenge is Associated With Oral Infection Among Children and Predicts Early Childhood Caries (ECC) Incidence in a High-risk Cohort of 36-month-old Children". Journal of Evidence-Based Dental Practice. 2014; 14: 147-148.
Kopycka-Kedzierawski DT; Billings RJ. "Comparative effectiveness study to assess two examination modalities used to detect dental caries in preschool urban children." Telemed J E Health. 2013; 19(11): 834-40.
Kopycka-Kedzierawski, DT. "Child's Age at the Time of Traumatic Injury to the Primary Dentition Contributes to the Increased Risk of the Presence of the Developmental Sequelae in the Permanent Dentition". Journal of Evidence-Based Dental Practice. 2012; 12(1): 33-34.
Gill, JB; Karp, JM; Kopycka-Kedzierawski, DT. "Oral Piercing Injuries in United States Emergency Departments, 2002-2008." Pediatric Dentistry. 2012; 34(1): 56-60.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Dentistry (SMD) - Primary


MPH | Public Health | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent2003
DDS | Dentistry | Poland-State Univ of Lublin1992

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in General Dentistry at Eastman Dental School06/01/1999 - 06/01/2002