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The Journal of Korean Academy of Prosthodontics is the official publication of the Korean Academy of Prosthodontics (KAP) founded on September 16, 1959. Abbreviated title is 'J Korean Acad Prosthodont'. It is the leading professional journal in Korea, devoted to prosthetic, restorative and implant dentistry. This journal provides many Korean clinicians, teachers and researchers with scientific progress on patient care, education and research in prosthodontics and interrelated disciplines. The journal continues to publish the English version of clinically, or scientifically well-organized articles. The journal is published 4 times (the last day of January, April, July, and October).

  • Aim and Scope
    The Journal of Korean Academy of Prosthodontics aims to convey scientific and clinical progress in the field of prosthodontics and its related areas to many dental communities concerned with functional and aesthetic restoration, occlusion or prosthodontic dental materials. This journal publishes

    • Original research data of high scientific merit in the field of diagnosis, function, esthetics and stomatognathic physiology related to prosthodontic rehabilitation, physiology and mechanics of occlusion, mechanical and biologic aspects of prosthodontic materials including dental implants.
    • Review articles by experts on controversies and new developments in prosthodontics.
    • Case reports if they provide or document new fundamental knowledge.


  • Subscriptions
    The Journal of Korean Academy of Prosthodontics is not for sale. This journal was supported by the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies (KOFST) and the Korea Research Foundation Grant funded by the Korean Government (MEST, Basic Research Promotion Fund). Full text is freely abailable from http://journal.kap.or.kr. This journal is distributed to the KAP members and relevant research or educational institutes. For further inquiries, contact KAP office at +82 2 569 1604, jkapeditor@kap.or.kr.

  • Customers' service
    The Journal of Korean Academy of Prosthodontics is the main journal of Korea Research Foundation (KSCIE), could be reread on The Journal's website (http://journal.kap.or.kr), Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI) homepage (http://society.kisti.re.kr) or Korea Education & Research Information Service (KERIS) Research Information Service System (RISS), Google Scholar, DOI/Crossref, KOMCI, KoreaMed, KoreaMed Synapse.

  • Editorial Board
    • EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
              Sung-Hun Kim (Seoul National University, Rep. of Korea)   http://orcid.org/0000-0003-3289-9703

    • DEPUTY EDITOR
              Ahran Pae (Kyung Hee University, Rep. of Korea)    http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8758-0754

    • EDITORIAL BOARD
      Kung-Rock Kwon (Kyung Hee University, Rep. of Korea)   http://orcid.org/0000-0002-9777-8980
      Sang-Won Park (Chonnam National University, Rep. of Korea)   http://orcid.org/0000-0002-9376-9104
      Chan-Jin Park (Gangneung-Wonju National University, Rep. of Korea)   http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4734-214X
      Mee-Kyoung Son (Chosun University, Rep. of Korea)   http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9225-1744
      June-Sung Shim (Yonsei University, Rep. of Korea)    http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1428-0122
      Seung-Geun Ahn (Chonbuk National University, Rep. of Korea)   http://orcid.org/0000-0002-9105-931X
      Sang-Chun Oh (Wonkwang University, Rep. of Korea)   http://orcid.org/0000-0001-5496-126X
      Joon-Seok Lee (Dankook University, Rep. of Korea)   http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2962-1380
      Cheong-Hee Lee (Kyungpook National University, Rep. of Korea)   http://orcid.org/0000-0002-2005-0801
      Young-Jun Lim (Seoul National University, Rep. of Korea)   http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2504-9671
      Chang-Mo Jeong (Pusan National University, Rep. of Korea)   http://orcid.org/0000-0001-5009-9799
    • Manuscript Editor :    Yeon-Jung Lee