Concurrent 4A: Mitsuhiro Tsukiboshi – Can’t Help Falling in Love with Transplants


Mitsuhiro Tsukiboshi – “Can’t Help Falling in Love with Transplants”



Can’t Help Falling in Love with Transplants

Dr. Tsukiboshi is a 1976 graduate of Osaka University School of Dentistry. He earned a PhD in dental materials from Kyoto University in 1980 and has been engaged in private practice since 1981. Dr. Tsukiboshi’s interest in dental traumatology and autotransplantation has led to extensive clinical involvement, course presentations and publications.

Dr. Tsukiboshi has lectured extensively around the world on dental trauma and autotransplantation. He has authored many articles and two textbooks, one on dental trauma in 1998 and one on autotransplantation in 2000. The texts have been published in multiple languages, including English. Dr. Tsukiboshi is a visiting lecturer at Osaka University and Loma Linda University, and is a Past President of the International Association of Dental Traumatology (2009-2010).

Dr. Tsukiboshi was certified in 2012 as an adjunctive assistant professor at Western University in the United States and as a clinical professor at the dental school of Tohoku University in 2015.