Past Research Projects in Paediatric/Dentistry and Orthodontics

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Past Projects

Project Name Sponsor Start Year End YearAmountProject Link
Oral Health Status Of Institutionalized Hiv/aids Children Aged 2-15 Years In Nairobi. Prevalence And Patterns Of Early Childhood Caries In Kenya Rural Children And Their Caregiver 2007 View Details
Dental Caries And Gingivitis Among 12 Year Old Children In Kitale Municipality, Trans-nzoia District 2007 View Details
Prevalence And Patterns Of Early Childhood Caries In Kenya Rural Children And Their Caregiver 2007 View Details
Oral Health Status And The Utilisation Of Oral Health Services By Children With Cerebral Palsy In Nairobi, Kenya 2006 View Details
Dental Caries, Dental Fluorosis And Periodonta Disease Among 12-15 Year Old Children In Rural Kenya 2005 View Details
Comparison Of The Oral Health Status Amongst Pre-school Children In A Rural And An Urban Area In Kenya 2005 View Details
Research Proposal 2005 View Details
Research Protocol 2005 View Details
Paediatric Oral-maxillaofacial Injuries At Kenyatta National Hospital 2004 View Details
Department Of Paediatric Dentistry And Orthodontics

 

NAME OF STUDENT

YEAR

TITLE

SUPERVISORS

Prof. G. Opinya

Completed PhD (1993)

 

Daily fluoride intake & toxicity in rural Kenyan children & adolescents (aged 0-17years)

Prof. Bwibo

Prof. Birkeland

Prof Valderhaugh

Prof. Lokken

Dr. D. Musera

Completed MDS (2003)

Dental caries gingivitis, oral health knowledge and practices among 10-12 year old urban & rural children in Kenya

Prof. Ng’ang’a

Dr. Masiga

Dr. A. Hussein

Completed MDS (2003)

Oral health status among children with & without cleft lip & palate seen in Nairobi, Kenya

Prof. Opinya

Prof. Chindia

Dr. L. Waweru

Completed MDS (2005)

Dental caries flourosis & periodontal disease among 12-15 yr old children from Juja in Rural Kenya

Prof. Opinya

Prof. Ng’ang’a

 

Dr. J. Ober

Completed MDS (2006)

Oral health status & utilization of oral health services by children with cerebral palsy in Nairobi, Kenya

Dr. Masiga

Dr. Kemoli

Dr. M. Anver

Completed MDS (2007)

Oral health status & HIV related oral manifestations of children & adolescents living with HIV/AIDS aged 2-15 years in Nairobi & Mombasa

Prof. Opinya

Dr. Abdul

Dr. N. Njoroge

Completed MDS (2007)

Early childhood caries among 3-5 year olds and their caregivers’ Oral Health knowledge, attitude & practice in Kiambaa Division, Kenya

Dr. Kemoli

Dr. Abdul

Dr. Gathece

Dr. R. Owino

Completed MDS (2007)

Dental caries & gingivitis among 12 year old children in peri-urban Kitale, Trans-Nzoia District, Kenya

Prof. Ng’ang’a

Dr. Masiga

Dr. Macigo

Dr. S. Kassami

Completed MDS (2009)

Oral health status of 3-12 year olds in relation to their mothers’ oral health in 3 hospitals in Nairobi Kenya

Dr. Masiga

Dr. Gathece

 

Dr. M. Muasya

Completed MDS (2009)

Malocclusion & traumatic dental injuries in relation to over-jet & lip posture in 12-15 year olds in Nairobi

Prof. Opinya

Prof. Ng’ang’a

Dr. Macigo

Dr. N. Gichu

Completed MDS  (2009)

Influence of parental anxiety on children’s behavior during dental treatment in relation to the caries experience among 3-5 year olds in 3 public dental clinics in Nairobi

Prof. Opinya

Dr. Ngatia

Dr. Gathece

Dr. D.  Kemei

Completed MDS (2010)

Oral hygiene & dental caries among children with heart defects & caregivers’ oral healthcare knowledge, attitudes & practices

Prof. Opinya

Dr. Kemoli

Dr. Gathece

Dr. D. Rop

Completed MDS (2011)

Malocclusion & tooth/arch dimensions in the deciduous dentition of pre-school children in Nairobi

Prof. Ng’ang’a

 

Dr. I. Opondo

Completed MDS (2011)

Effect of dental caries & malocclusion on the oral health related quality of life in 12-14 year old children in Viwandani slum Nairobi

Dr. Kemoli

Dr. Ngesa

Dr. Gathece

Dr. J. Njama

Completed MDS (2011)

Caries experience, oral hygiene & nutritional status among 5-15 year old children with hearing disability in comparison to those without hearing-disability

Prof. Opinya

Dr. Ngatia

Dr. Gathece

Dr. D. Wasunna

Completed MDS (2012)

Nutritional status of children aged 3-5 years with & without severe early childhood caries in New Nyanza Provincial General Hospital, Kisumu Kenya

Dr. Masiga

Dr. Ngatia

Dr. Mutave

 

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