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  Our journal consider unpublished and original manuscripts with a prominent focus on critical and innovative data, promoting major clinical, academic and scientific research, based on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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Dear Authors:

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Odovtos ‚Äď International Journal of Dental Sciences traditionally was published annually (December) since its first edition. However, as part of the improvements in our journal, the Editorial Team renovate and render to Multilanguage publication since 2014‚Äôs Edition, which was delayed due to different administrative issues occurred, such as the nomination of actual Directors from Faculty and Odovtos-Int J Dent Sc. The current staff acquires the commitment to initiate quarterly publication beginning in 2015. Moreover, authors will be able to submit manuscripts directly to our platform¬†OJS¬†(Open Journal System) at With this system you will be able to check manuscript status in real time and the whole publishing process will be easier.

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Odovtos ‚Äď International Journal of Dental Sciences



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