Johan Aps

Dr, DDS, MSc, PhD UGent MSc DMFR Lond.

  • The University of Western Australia (M512), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Personal profile


- DDS, 1993, Ghent University, Belgium
- Certificate Paediatric Dentistry and Special Needs, 1997, Ghent University, Belgium
- PhD in Dentistry, 2002, Ghent University, Belgium
- MSc DMFR, 2008, University of London, United Kingdom

- 10/1993 till 2/2004: Part-time private dental practice and Part-time faculty at Ghent University, Belgium
- 2/2004 till 6/2012: Full-time faculty at Ghent University and Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
- 7/2012 till 1/2018: Full-time faculty at University of Washington, Seattle, USA
- 1/2018 till present: Full-time faculty at University of Western Australia, Perth

Associate Editor for the official journal of the IADMFR, Dentomaxillofacial Radiology (BIR publishers)

Roles and responsibilities

Discipline Lead Dentomaxillofacial Radiology

Future research

Dental and Maxillofacial Radiology and Oral Diagnostics

Previous positions

Associate Editor of Dentomaxillofacial Radiology
Key Opinion Leader for Dental HiTec (intra-osseous anaesthesia techniques)

Teaching overview

Ghent University
* Local anaesthesia in dentistry
* dental and maxillofacial radiology
* guest lectures on saliva, and dental erosion in other courses
University of Washington:
* oral and maxillofacial radiology
* guest lectures in paediatric dentistry


- dental and maxillofacial radiology (2D and 3D)
- oral diagnostics
- local anaesthesia in dentistry


Dutch (native language)

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dentistry Physics & Astronomy
anesthesia Physics & Astronomy
Cone-Beam Computed Tomography Medicine & Life Sciences
radiology Physics & Astronomy
Mandible Medicine & Life Sciences
Age Groups Medicine & Life Sciences
Pediatrics Medicine & Life Sciences
Dental Occlusion Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2018 2018

Assessment of the location of the mandibular lingula in pediatric patients using cone beam computed tomography images

Aps, J. K. M., Gazdeck, L. Y., Nelson, T., Slayton, R. L. & Scott, J. M., 1 May 2018, In : Journal of Dentistry for Children. 85, 2, p. 58-65 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Age Groups
Dental Occlusion