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Dr. Susan Karlene Hummel

Susan Karlene Hummel, DDS, MS

Associate Professor
Department of Restorative Sciences

3302 Gaston Ave.
Dallas, Texas 75246
Phone: (214) 828-8187
Email: shummel@bcd.tamhsc.edu

Education and Post-Graduate Training


1. Baylor College of Dentistry @ TAMUS                   
Date         1998   
Major        Prosthodontics
Degrees    MS                                   
                                        
2. Baylor College of Dentistry                   
Date         1988           
Major        Prosthodontics       
Degrees    Certificate Prosthodontics

3. University of Iowa College of Dentistry Iowa City, Iowa           
Date         1981           
Major        Dentistry       
Degrees    DDS

4. University of Iowa Iowa City, Iowa           
Date         1981           
Major        Microbiology       
Degrees    BS

Selected Publications

Refereed Papers
1.    PACE LLP, HUMMEL SK*, MARKER VA, BOLOURI A. COMPARISON OF THE FLEXURAL STRENGTH OF FIVE ADHESIVE RESIN CEMENTS. J OF PROSTHODONTICS VOL. 16 NO. 1 2007 PP.18-24.
2.    Hummel SK*, Wilson MA, Marker VA, Nunn ME. Quality of removable partial dentures worn by the adult U.S. population. J Prosthet Dent 2002;88:37-43 
3.    Hummel SK, Marker VA, Buschang P, et al: A PILOT STUDY TO EVALUATE DIFFERENT  PALATE MATERIALS FOR MAXILLARY COMPLETE DENTURES WITH XEROSTOMIC PATIENTS. J of Prosthodont 1999;8:10-17.
4.    TA Chuman, SK Hummel T Bokmeyer:  An Evaluation of working distances for seven popular 35 mm Dental Camera Systems.  J of Prosthodont. 1998;7:2:91-99.
5.    SK Hummel*, LL Pace, VA Marker, JP Ford, C Jackson:  Surface Treatment of Indirect Resin Composite Surfaces Prior to Cementation.  J Prosthet Dent. 1997;77:6:568-572.
6.    JT Bridgeman, VA Marker, SK Hummel, B Benson, L Pace: Comparison of Ti an Co-Cr RPD Clasps. J Prosthetic Dent.  1997;78:2:187-193.
7.    SK Hummel, LL Pace, VA Marker: A Comparison of Two Silicoating Techniques. J of Prosthodont 1994;3:2:108-113.
8.    SK Hummel:  Esthetic veneers for forced eruption procedures. J Prosthet Dent 1993;69:346-7.
9.    TA Chuman, SK Hummel: Teaching Photography in Dental Schools. J Dent Educ 1992;56:10:696-698.
Citations by Others: Citation Indices -  Science Citation Index
1.     Bridgeman JT, Marker VA, Hummel SK, et al.
Comparison of titanium and cobalt-chromium removable partial denture clasps
JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY 78 (2): 187-193 AUG 1997 Times Cited: 9

1)    Tse ETP, Cheng LYY, Luk HWK, et al.
Comparison of the retentive characteristics of cobalt-chromium and commercially pure titanium clasps using a novel method
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PROSTHODONTICS 19 (4): 371-372 JUL-AUG 2006
2)    Arda T, Arikan A
An in vitro comparison of retentive force and deformation of acetal resin and cobalt-chromium clasps
JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY 94 (3): 267-274 SEP 2005
3)    Bezzon OL, Pedrazzi H, Zaniquelli O, et al.
Effect of casting technique on surface roughness and consequent mass loss after polishing of NiCr and CoCr base metal alloys: A comparative study with titanium
JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY 92 (3): 274-277 SEP 2004
4)    Kim D, Park C, Yi Y, et al.
Comparison of cast Ti-Ni alloy clasp retention with conventional removable partial denture clasps
JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY 91 (4): 374-382 APR 2004
5)    Gapido CG, Kobayashi H, Miyakawa O, et al.
Fatigue resistance of cast occlusal rests using Co-Cr and Ag-Pd-Cu-Au alloys
JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY 90 (3): 261-269 SEP 2003
6)    Baltag L, Watanabe K, Kusakari H, et al.
Internal porosity of cast titanium removable partial dentures: Influence of sprue direction on porosity in circumferential clasps of a clinical framework design
JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY 88 (2): 151-158 AUG 2002
7)    Rodrigues RCS, Ribeiro RF, de Mattos MDC, et al.
Comparative study of circumferential clasp retention force for titanium and cobalt-chromium removable partial dentures
JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY 88 (3): 290-296 SEP 2002
8)    Zhang XP, Yu SR, Xia LJ, et al.
The present status of Ti and Ti alloys in dentistry
RARE METAL MATERIALS AND ENGINEERING 31 (4): 246-251 AUG 2002
9)    Jang KS, Youn SJ, Kim YS
Comparison of castability and surface roughness of commercially pure titanium and cobalt-chromium denture frameworks
JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY 86 (1): 93-98 JUL 2001

2.    Hummel SK,* Wilson MA, Marker VA, et al.
Quality of removable partial dentures worn by the adult US population
JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY 88 (1): 37-43 JUL 2002 Times Cited: 2
1)    Salinas TJ, Sheridan PJ, Castellon P, et al.
Treatment planning for multiunit restorations - The use of diagnostic planning to predict implant and esthetic results in patients with congenitally missing teeth
JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY 63 (9): 45-58 Suppl. 2 SEP 2005
2)    Christensen GJ : What happened to removable partial prosthodontics? JAM Dent Assoc 134(1):111-113 Jan 2003
3.    Hummel SK*, Marker V, Pace L, et al.
Surface treatment of indirect resin composite surfaces before cementation
JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY 77 (6): 568-572 JUN 1997 Times Cited: 9
1)    Hisamatsu N, Tanoue N, Yanagida H, et al.
Twenty-four hour bond strength between layers of a highly loaded indirect composite
DENTAL MATERIALS JOURNAL 24 (3): 440-446 SEP 2005
2)    Sengun A, Unlu N, Ozturk B, et al.
Microtensile bond strength of two resin composite materials placed with direct and indirect techniques under simulated pulpal pressure
JOURNAL OF ADHESIVE DENTISTRY 7 (3): 197-202 FAL 2005
3)    Reston EG, Closs LQ, Sato CT
Customized and low-cost aspirator device for intra-oral sandblasting
OPERATIVE DENTISTRY 29 (3): 354-356 MAY-JUN 2004
4)    Hisamatsu N, Atsuta M, Matsumura H
Effect of silane primers and unfilled resin bonding agents on repair bond strength of a prosthodontic microfilled composite
JOURNAL OF ORAL REHABILITATION 29 (7): 644-648 JUL 2002
5)    Cesar PF, Faara PMM, Caldart RM, et al.
Tensile bond strength of composite repairs on Artglass using different surface treatments
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF DENTISTRY 14 (6): 373-377 DEC 2001
6)    Peutzfeldt A
Indirect resin and ceramic systems
OPERATIVE DENTISTRY : 153-176 Suppl. 6 AUG 2001
7)    Yoshida K, Kamada K, Atsuta M
Effects of two silane coupling agents, a bonding agent, and thermal cycling on the bond strength of a CAD/CAM composite material cemented with two resin luting agents
JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY 85 (2): 184-189 FEB 2001
8)    Whitters CJ, Strang R, Brown D, et al.
Dental materials: 1997 literature review
JOURNAL OF DENTISTRY 27 (6): 401-435 AUG 1999
9)    Frankenberger R; Kramern;SindelJ : Repair strength of etched vs. silica-coated metal-ceramic and all-ceramic restorations. Operative Dentistry 2000, Vol 25, Iss 3, pp 209-215.

4.    SK Hummel*, LL Pace, VA Marker: A Comparison of Two Silicoating Techniques. J of Prosthodont 1994;3:2:108-113. Times Cited: 3
1)    Frankenberger R; Kramern;SindelJ : Repair strength of etched vs. silica-coated metal-ceramic and all-ceramic restorations. Operative Dentistry 2000, Vol 25, Iss 3, pp 209-215.
2)    Stokholm R, Isidor F, Ravnholt G :Tensile Bond Strength of Resin Luting Cement to a Porcelain-Fusing Noble Alloy. International Journal of Prosthodontics; 1996;9:4;323-330:
3)    Dental Materials 1995;11;1;52-77: Review of the 1994 Dental Materials Literature. Swift EJ, Bayne SC, Marker VA et al.

5.    HUMMEL SK*, MARKER VA, PACE L, et al.
RETENTIVE FORCE OF TI VS CO-CR RPD CLASPS
JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH 73: 287-287 Sp. Iss. SI 1994 Times Cited: 1
1)    Taylor JC, Hondrum SO, Prasad A, et al.
Effects of joint configuration for the arc welding of cast Ti-6Al-4V alloy rods in argon JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY 79 (3): 291-297 MAR 1998

Specialty Training/Board Certifications

1.    American Board of Prosthodontics, Diplomate 1990
2.    Recertificate 2004 American Board of Prosthodontics
3.    Texas Dental License-1988
4.    Central Regional Dental Testing Boards -1981
5.    National Boards Part 1 & 2  1981