Academic Staff

Flemmig, Thomas Frank

Professor Flemmig, Thomas Frank

MBA (Duke), Dr med dent (Freiburg), Dr med dent habil (Würzburg)

Title: Dean, Kingboard Professor in Advanced Dentistry, Clinical Professor in Periodontology
Discipline area: Periodontology
Tel: 2859 0342

Areas of Research Expertise

  1. Control of oral biofilms
  2. Economics of periodontal care

Selected Latest Publications


  1. Peters U, Solominidou E, Korkmaz Y, Ruttermann S, Klocke A, Flemmig TF & Beikler T. Regulator of Calcineurin 1 in Periodontal Disease. Mediators of Inflammation 2016;95 (Spec Issue B):1-7. doi:10.1155/2016/5475821
  2. Pozhitkov AE, Leroux BG, Randolph TW, Beikler T, Flemmig TF & Noble PA. Towards microbiome transplant as a therapy for periodontitis: an exploratory study of periodontitis microbial signature contrasted by oral health, caries and edentulism. BMC Oral Health 2015;15. doi:10.1186/s12903-015-0109-4
  3. Neering SH, Adyani-Fard S, Klocke A, Ruttermann S, Flemmig TF & Beikler T. Periodontitis associated with plasminogen deficiency: a case report. BMC Oral Health 2015;15:59. doi:10.1186/s12903-015-0045-3
  4. Pozhitkov AE, Daubert D, Brochwicz DA, Goodgion D, Vagin MY, Leroux BG, Hunter CM, Flemmig TF, Noble PA, Bryers JD & Perez MA. Interruption of Electrical Conductivity of Titanium Dental Implants Suggests a Path Towards Elimination of the Implant's Corrosion. PLOS ONE 2015;10:e0140393. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0140393
  5. Beikler T & Flemmig TF. EAO consensus conference: economic evaluation of implant-supported prostheses. Clinical Oral Implants Research 2015;26 (Suppl 11):57-63. doi:10.1111/clr.12630
  6. Daubert DM, Weinstein BF, Bordin S, Leroux BG & Flemmig TF. Prevalence and Predictive Factors for Peri-Implant Disease and Implant Failure: A Cross-Sectional Analysis. Journal of Periodontology 2015;86:337-347. doi:10.1902/jop.2014.140438
  7. Flemmig TF, Feres M, Faveri M, Flgueiredo LC, Teles R, Williams R & Lang NP. Group B. Initiator paper. Non-surgical periodontal therapy: mechanical debridement, antimicrobial agents and other modalities. Journal of International Academy of Periodontology 2015;17(1 Suppl):21-30.
  8. Kropff B, Petersilka G, Flemmig TF, Ehmke B, Heuft G & Schneider G. Success of a smoking cessation programme in smoking behaviour of chronic periodontitis patients and identification of predictors of motivation for smoking cessation - a pilot study. International Journal of Dental Hygiene 2015;:n/a-n/a. doi:10.1111/idh.12124

Honours and Awards

  1. Transplantation of a health-associated oral microbiome in the treatment of periodontitis Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG). 2016. Flemmig TF.

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