About the Journal


The Nigerian Journal of Dental Research (NJDR) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal and an official publication of the School of Dentistry, College of Medical Sciences, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria

To emerge as a reputable journal of international standard in disseminating evidence-based scientific information to health professionals and students geared toward improved and qualitative Oral, Dental and Craniofacial healthcare services

To facilitate and advance evidence-based knowledge of high academic standards and to uniquely emerge as the most sought-after journal for publication and reference in Oral, Dental and Craniofacial healthcare research

To publish innovative articles that will stimulate and promote research which will eventually facilitate the progress of Oral, Dental and Craniofacial Sciences.
To provide a robust platform for researchers and commentators to share knowledge and report findings.
To serve as a medium for suggesting culturally competent reforms in the progress and reach of dentistry to the community especially the underserved and economically constrained.
To serve as a valuable reference for academia, policymakers and industries.


This journal is indexed in African Journals Online (AJOL), African Index Medicus (AIM), IndexCopernicus, Infobase, IJIFactor, DRJI and Journal Factor. AJOL