About the Journal

Pakistan Oral and Dental Journal is a peer-review journal published quarterly a year. It is bringing out 2 editions. One is the usual print edition, and the other is the online edition: www.podj.com.pk.

The journal accepts original research articles, reviews, case reports, short scientific communications, letters to the editor and commentaries. The journal was established in 1981 and it is a recognized journal of “Pakistan Medical and Dental Council” and HEC. It is also indexed by the following international /national databases:
J-gate (India), iTunes, Publons, Pak Medi Net, Index Medicus WHO (EMR), Google Scholar.

Published by Prof Ahmad Iqbal for Pakistan Society for Promotion of Oral & Dental Research.
Printed at Khyber Mail

Mission statement: The role of Pakistan Oral & Dental Journal is to stimulate interest, debate & discussion among dentists of all disciplines and to inform its readers of latest developments (clinical, practical & scientific) as well as of ideas, opinions and key issues.

Open Access Statement: This is an open-access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author.