James Dudley

Associate Professor James Dudley

Associate Professor, Dentistry

Adelaide Dental School

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD - email supervisor to discuss availability.


James is the Program Director of the Specialist Postgraduate Prosthodontics Program at The University of Adelaide where he is also the Discipline Head of Fixed Prosthodontics, Discipline Head of Implantology, Clinical Tutor, and Restorative Dentistry Group Leader.

He has been awarded Fellowship of the International College of Dentists, Fellowship of the Pierre Fauchard Academy, Membership of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (Prosthodontics), serves on the Board of the International College of Prosthodontics, and is a member of the of the Education and Research Committee of the International College of Prosthodontists.

James has published extensively in implantology, fixed prosthodontics and dental education in prosthodontics and is on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Prosthodontics and a Reviewer for the Australian Dental Journal.

He maintains a part time specialist private practice limited to Prosthodontics.

James is a Convener for the Australian Dental Council and maintains active membership of the International Team For Implantology and Academy of Australian and New Zealand Prosthodontists.

Research Interests: Implant dentistry, implant materials, fixed prosthodontics, complex prosthodontics cases, prosthodontic education, dental scanners.

Identifiers:

ORCID: 0000-0002-2004-0531

Web Of Science ResearcherID: D-9186-2018

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en&user=RWtH208AAAAJ

  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2022 Walipoor, M., & Dudley, J. (2022). The influence of a composite resin adhesive on microleakage into the implant screw access chamber. Australian Dental Journal, 67(1), 39-45.
    DOI Scopus1
    2022 Dudley, J. (2022). Influence of a major pre-clinical programme restructure on undergraduate student fixed prosthodontics clinical unit completions. European Journal of Dental Education, 6 pages.
    DOI Scopus1 WoS1
    2022 Tan, K., & Dudley, J. (2022). The marginal gaps of sequentially milled lithium disilicate crowns using two different milling units. Australian Dental Journal, 67(3), 239-248.
    DOI
    2022 Dudley, J. (2022). A comparative evaluation of student experience with artificial teeth used in pre-clinical fixed prosthodontics post-core undergraduate teaching programs. European Journal of Dental Education, 9 pages.
    DOI Scopus1 WoS1
    2022 Dudley, J. (2022). Fixed prosthodontics clinical unit completions in an undergraduate curriculum: A 10-year retrospective study. European Journal of Dental Education, 7 pages.
    DOI
    2022 Bamajboor, A., & Dudley, J. (2022). The Influence of Ferrule on the Marginal Gap and Fracture Resistance of Zirconia Endocrowns. The International journal of prosthodontics, 35(4), 494-501.
    DOI
    2021 Su, S., & Dudley, J. (2021). The marginal gaps of lithium disilicate crowns constructed by different scanner and milling unit combinations.. Australian dental journal, 67(2), 7 pages.
    DOI Scopus1 WoS1
    2021 Dudley, J., Bamajboor, A., Pellew, J., & Walipoor, M. (2021). Restorative complications of the single implant-retained crown: A review. Journal of International Oral Health, 13(6), 549-554.
    DOI Scopus1
    2021 Farook, T. H., Rashid, F., Jamayet, N. B., Abdullah, J. Y., Dudley, J., & Khursheed Alam, M. (2021). A virtual analysis of the precision and accuracy of 3-dimensional ear casts generated from smartphone camera images. The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, 128(4), 830-836.
    DOI Scopus3 Europe PMC2
    2021 Dudley, J. (2021). The use of artificial teeth for post-core techniques in a pre-clinical fixed prosthodontics undergraduate teaching program: an evaluation of student experience. Journal of International Oral Health, 13(2), 144-150.
    DOI Scopus2
    2021 Beh, Y. H., Farook, T. H., Jamayet, N. B., Dudley, J. E., Rashid, F., Barman, A., & Alam, M. K. (2021). Evaluation of the Differences Between Conventional and Digitally Developed Models Used for Prosthetic Rehabilitation in a Case of Untreated Palatal Cleft. The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, 58(3), 386-390.
    DOI Scopus6 WoS2 Europe PMC2
    2020 Dudley, J. E. (2020). Restoration of converging implants: Restorative complexity to facilitate retrievability. The Journal of Indian Prosthodontics Society, 20(4), 436-442.
    DOI Scopus1
    2020 Barman, A., Rashid, F., Farook, T. H., Jamayet, N. B., Dudley, J., Yhaya, M. F. B., & Alam, M. K. (2020). The Influence of Filler Particles on the Mechanical Properties of Maxillofacial Prosthetic Silicone Elastomers: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.. Polymers (Basel), 12(7), 16 pages.
    DOI Scopus7 WoS4 Europe PMC1
    2020 Dudley, J. E., & Mughal, F. (2020). Clinical practice preferences of Australian and New Zealand practitioners in the implant management of the edentulous mandible. Saudi Journal of Oral Sciences, 7(3), 156-163.
    DOI
    2020 Kwong, B., & Dudley, J. (2020). A comparison of the marginal gaps of lithium disilicate crowns fabricated by two different intraoral scanners. Aust Dent J, 65(2), 150-157.
    DOI Scopus2 WoS3
    2020 Dudley, J. E., Richards, L., & Mahmud, M. (2020). The use of a psychological testing instrument as an indicator of dissatisfaction with aesthetic dental treatment – a preliminary study. BMC Psychology, 8(1), 1-6.
    DOI Scopus3 WoS3
    2019 Zhang, Y., & Dudley, J. (2019). The influence of different cement spaces on the marginal gap of CAD/CAM all-ceramic crowns. Australian Dental Journal, 64(2), 167-174.
    DOI Scopus7 WoS7 Europe PMC1
    2018 Dudley, J. E., & Tabesh, R. (2018). A comparison of marginal gaps of all-ceramic crowns constructed from scanned impressions and models. International Journal of Prosthodontics, 31(1), 71-73.
    DOI Scopus3 WoS5 Europe PMC2
    2018 Dudley, J., & Badwal, A. (2018). Accuracy of milled titanium frameworks constructed with splinted impression and direct scanning techniques. International Journal of Prosthodontics, 31(3), 236-238.
    DOI
    2018 Dudley, J. E. (2018). Comparison of coronal tooth reductions resulting from different crown preparations. International Journal of Prosthodontics, 31(2), 142-144.
    DOI Scopus3 WoS3
    2018 Dudley, J. E., Mughal, F., Hotinski, E., & Mahmud, M. (2018). Prosthodontic management of maxillofacial cases: a case series. Australian Dental Journal, 63(1), 124-128.
    DOI
    2018 Duong, A., & Dudley, J. (2018). Twenty-year analysis of implant treatment in an Australian public dental clinic. Australian Dental Journal, 63(2), 177-186.
    DOI Scopus5 WoS5 Europe PMC2
    2018 Hotinski, E., & Dudley, J. (2018). Abutment screw loosening in angulation correcting implants: an in vitro study. Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, 121(1), 151-155.
    DOI Scopus12 WoS10 Europe PMC2
    2018 Dudley, J. (2018). In vitro assessment of simulation teeth in a preclinical teaching program. Saudi J Oral Sci, 5(2), 75-79.
    DOI
    2018 Dudley, J. (2018). International Prosthodontics: Two Decades of Discussions. Scientific Dental Journal, 2(3), 85-92.
    DOI
    2017 Tran, J., Dudley, J., & Richards, L. (2017). All-ceramic crown preparations: an alternative technique. Australian Dental Journal, 62(1), 65-70.
    DOI Scopus7 WoS6 Europe PMC1
    2017 Dudley, J. E., Guo, Y., Logan, R., & Richards, L. (2017). Implant dentistry in Australia: the present and future. A survey of Australian dentists and specialists. Australian Dental Journal, 62(4), 500-509.
    DOI Scopus7 WoS7 Europe PMC2
    2015 Dudley, J. (2015). Implants for the ageing population. Australian Dental Journal, 60(S1), 28-43.
    DOI Scopus23 WoS26 Europe PMC9
    2014 Dudley, J. E. (2014). The 2-implant maxillary overdenture: a clinical report. The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, 112(2), 104-107.
    DOI Scopus4 WoS3 Europe PMC2
    2013 Dudley, J. (2013). Maxillary implant overdentures: current controversies. Australian Dental Journal, 58(4), 420-423.
    DOI Scopus24 WoS20 Europe PMC10
    2010 Mattheos, N., Ivanovski, S., Heitz-Mayfield, L., Klineberg, I., Sambrook, P., & Scholz, A. (2010). University teaching of implant dentistry: guidelines for education of dental undergraduate students and general dental practitioners. An Australian consensus document. Australian Dental Journal, 55(3), 329-332.
    DOI Scopus15 WoS17 Europe PMC12
    2010 Mattheos, N., Ivanovski, S., Sambrook, P., & Klineberg, I. (2010). Implant dentistry in Australian undergraduate dental curricula: knowledge and competencies for the graduating dentist. Australian Dental Journal, 55(3), 333-338.
    DOI Scopus17 WoS17 Europe PMC12
    2010 Ivanovski, S., Mattheos, N., Scholz, S., & Heitz-Mayfield, L. (2010). University postgraduate training in implant dentistry for the general dental practitioner. AUSTRALIAN DENTAL JOURNAL, 55(3), 339-345.
    DOI WoS14 Europe PMC6
    2008 Dudley, J., Richards, L., & Abbott, J. (2008). Retention of cast crown copings cemented to implant abutments. Australian Dental Journal, 53(4), 332-339.
    DOI Scopus36 WoS30 Europe PMC23
    Dudley, J. (n.d.). The use of artificial teeth in a pre-clinical fixed prosthodontics post-core undergraduate teaching program.
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  • Theses

    Year Citation
    2019 AlZahrani, F. (2019). An in vitro study of the failure of short-fibre reinforced composite post and core restoration of endodontically treated teeth. (PhD Thesis).
    2019 AlZahrani, F. (2019). An in vitro study of the failure of short-fibre reinforced composite post and core restoration of endodontically treated teeth. (PhD Thesis).
    2017 Sellick, B. (2017). A comparison of a proprietary and generic dental implant abutment connection using computerised microtomography (micro-CT). (Master's Thesis).
    2017 Sellick, B. (2017). A comparison of a proprietary and generic dental implant abutment connection using computerised microtomography (micro-CT). (Master's Thesis).
    2008 Dudley, J. E. (2008). The influence of compressive cyclic loading on the retention of cast crown copings cemented to implant abutments.

Healthy Societies FAME Strategy Grant 2022 - $100,000

Kwok Lee Bequest Grant, Adelaide Dental School 2022 - $68,000

Australian Prosthodontics Society Grant 2022 - $1000

Australian Dental Research Funds Grant 2021 - $1300

Australian Prosthodontics Society Education and Research Grant 2021 - $2,000

Nobel Biocare 2020 - $14,000

Australian Prosthodontics Society Education and Research Grant 2019 - $1,000

University of Adelaide Asia Postgraduate Program Endeavour Mobility Grant 2017 - $8,000

University of Adelaide Beacon Global Learning Experience New Initiative Grant 2016 - $5,000

Australian Prosthodontics Society Education and Research Grant 2016 - $1,000

3M Oral Care 2015

Stoneglass Industries 2015

Kerr Dental 2014

Neoss Implants 2014

Australian Society of Implant Dentistry Grant for Implant Education 2010-2014 - $110,000

Program Director of the Specialist Postgraduate Prosthodontics Program

Discipline Head of Fixed Prosthodontics

Discipline Head of Implantology

Discipline Head of Maxillo-facial Prosthodontics

Restorative Dentistry Group Leader

Clinical Tutor

  • Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

    Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
    2022 Principal Supervisor Digitization and computer assisted diagnostics of dental status, jaw movement and occlusion parameters Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Taseef Hasan Farook
    2021 Co-Supervisor Evaluation of the factors that Influence the durability of CAD/CAM restorations Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Naseer Dhadod Nasser Almizban
  • Past Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

    Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
    2014 - 2017 Co-Supervisor A comparison of a proprietary and generic dental implant abutment connection using computerised microtomography (micro-CT) Doctor of Clinical Dentistry Doctorate Full Time Dr Benjamin Robert Sellick
    2014 - 2019 Co-Supervisor An In Vitro Study of the Failure of Short-Fibre Reinforced Composite Post and Core Restoration of Endodontically Treated Teeth Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Dr Fawzia Salim AlZahrani
    2011 - 2015 Co-Supervisor Implant Dentistry in Australia: The Present and Future Doctor of Clinical Dentistry Doctorate Full Time Dr Ying Nan Guo
  • Board Memberships

    Date Role Board name Institution name Country
    2018 - ongoing Board Member Board of Studies, International Islamic University, Malaysia International Islamic University Malaysia
    2017 - ongoing Board Member International College of Prosthodontists International College of Prosthodontists Australia
  • Committee Memberships

    Date Role Committee Institution Country
    2019 - ongoing Chair International College of Prosthodontists Membership Committee International College of Prosthodontists Australia
    2019 - ongoing Chair International College of Prosthodontists Education Grants Committee International College of Prosthodontists Australia
    2017 - ongoing Board Member International College of Prosthodontists International College of Prosthodontists
    2015 - ongoing Member Academy of Australian and New Zealand Prosthodontists Education and Curriculum Review Committee Academy of Australian and New Zealand Prosthodontists Australia
    2010 - ongoing Member International College of Prosthodontists Education and Research Committee
  • Memberships

    Date Role Membership Country
    2010 - ongoing Member International College of Prosthodontists
    2009 - ongoing Member International Team for Implantology
    2007 - ongoing Member Academy of Australian and New Zealand Prosthodontists
    1996 - ongoing Australian Dental Association
  • Editorial Boards

    Date Role Editorial Board Name Institution Country
    2020 - ongoing Editor Pain Research and Management with Digital Dentistry Hindawi Publishing United Kingdom
    2019 - ongoing Board Member International Journal of Prosthodontics International Journal of Prosthodontics Australia
    2018 - ongoing Member Australian Dental Journal Australian Dental Journal Australia
  • Presentation

    Date Topic Presented at Institution Country
    2019 - 2019 Invited Speaker, 100 Years of Adelaide Dental School Adelaide Dental School, The University of Adelaide Adelaide Dental School, The University of Adelaide Australia
    2019 - 2019 Invited Speaker, International College of Prosthodontics Biennial Meeting International College of Prosthodontics Biennial Meeting International College of Prosthodontics Netherlands
    2017 - 2017 Session Chair, Special Needs - Geriatrics Session International College of Prosthodontics Biennial Meeting, Santiago International College of Prosthodontics Chile
    2017 - 2017 Invited Speaker, Restodontic Conference Restodontic Conference, International Islamic University International Islamic University, Kuantan Malaysia
    2011 - 2011 Invited Presenter, The University of Adelaide’s Festival of Learning and Teaching The University of Adelaide’s Festival of Learning and Teaching The University of Adelaide Australia
  • Position: Associate Professor, Dentistry
  • Phone: 83136546
  • Email: james.dudley@adelaide.edu.au
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences, floor 10
  • Org Unit: Dental

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