Hidehiko WatanabeDDS, MS

  • Associate Professor of Restorative Dentistry, School of Dentistry


  • Dentistry

Special focus on

  • Restorative Dentistry


1990: D.D.S. Tokyo Dental College, Tokyo, Japan

1990 -2003: Private Practice (General Dentistry) Yokohama Japan

2003-2005: M.S. and a certificate in Operative (Restorative) Dentistry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

2005-2010:  Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center Department of Adult Restorative Dentistry, Lincoln Nebraska

2010-2015: Associate Professor (tenured), University of Nebraska Medical Center, Department of Adult Restorative Dentistry, Lincoln Nebraska

2006-2015: Faculty Dental Practice (CAD/CAM and restorative dentistry), Lincoln Nebraska

2015-Present: Associate Professor/Director of CAD-CAM Restorative Dentistry , Oregon Health & Science University Restorative Dentistry Department

Current interests: CAD/CAM ceramic  restorations, one-day crown delivery using CEREC, Aesthetic and minimally invasive restorative dentistry, resin composite


  • D.D.S., 1990, Tokyo Dental College
  • M.S., 2005, University of Iowa
  • Residency:

    • University of Iowa Collge of Dentistry Operative Detistry
  • Certifications:

    • Operative Dentistry


  • English
  • Japanese

Memberships and associations

  • Academy of Operative Dentistry (AOD)
  • American Dental Education Association (ADEA)
  • Academy of American Dental Association (ADA)
  • International Association for Dental Research (IADR)