International Journal of Dental Sciences ISSN Impreso: 1659-1046 ISSN electrónico: 2215-3411

Odovtos - International Journal of Dental Sciences

Odovtos ‚Äď International Journal of Dental Sciences¬† (Odovtos-Int J Dent Sc) is the official scientific publication of the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Costa Rica. ¬†The main objective of this peer-reviewed journal is to disseminate original and transcendental knowledge in the field of dentistry and its specialties.

  Odovtos-Int J Dent Sc primary readership consists of dentists, dental educators, academics, dental students, researchers, health professionals and general public interested in expanding their knowledge in the area.

  Our journal consider unpublished and original manuscripts with a prominent focus on critical and innovative data, promoting major clinical, academic and scientific research, based on International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) recommendations. Odovtos - Int J Dent Sc offers Online-First publication, allowing frequent dissemination of its content. 




Odovtos ‚Äď International Journal of Dental Sciences compromises to disseminate their contents worldwide, through collaborations with several Dental Schools, online databases, index and repositories, website, social media, among others. All submitted manuscripts are peer-reviewed based solely on the criteria of quality, innovation and pertinence. The pre-publication process is brief due to online submission. Moreover, Odovtos-Int. J. Dent. Sc. is an Online-First Journal, which allows frequent publication in Internet according to Open Access Initiative, favoring the diffusion of its content.

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Special Issue in Clinical Dentistry

The Odovtos - International Journal of Dental Sciences is excited to announce the publication of a special supplement encompassing all areas of clinical case report in the dental, oral and craniofacial sciences. This peer‚Äźreviewed supplement will strive to bring emerging contributions in evidenced-based dentistry for the healthcare community. All manuscripts submitted for consideration will be subject to the peer review process and should adhere to the journal guidelines.

Papers should be submitted to, no later than July 31, 2016 to be given full consideration.

Best wishes from,

Dra. Jessie Reyes Carmona Editor-in-chief




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