English (Maxillofacial Prosthetics)

English (Maxillofacial Prosthetics)

Welcome to Maxillofacial Prosthetics
Educational Outline and Graduate Course

Department of Maxillofacial Prosthetic is the special unit of the prosthodontic and/or prosthetic treatment for patients with defects in oral and/or maxillofacial regions. The main objective of this course is to provide students with opportunity to gain sound understanding of the restoration of functional and esthetic disorders of oral and/or maxillofacial areas that are caused by congenital developmental or acquired diseases by means of the high-advanced dental and medical cares.


Our department is the special unit for the prosthodontic treatment for patients with congenital or acquired defects in head and neck regions. The main goal of the research is to establish a novel theory and feedback it to the clinic to improve the quality of life of each patient. In this respect, we are focusing on several projects.

#1 Diagnosis of functional impairment in patients with a maxillofacial defect
#2 Treatments for functional rehabilitation of patients with a maxillofacial defect
#3 Masticatory evaluation in patients with a maxillofacial defect
#4 Speech evaluation in patients with a maxillofacial defect
#5 Development of new materials for facial prosthesis

Contact Us
Please email yuka.mfp@tmd.ac.jp for any questions or for more information.

1-5-45, Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN 113-8549
(Office) +81-3-5803-5556
(Clinic) +81-3-5803-5720