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Dr Gu, Min
BDS (Wuhan), MDS (Orth) (Sichuan), AdvDipOrth (HK), MOrth RCSEd, PhD (HK), FDS RCSEd
General Information
Title
Clinical Assistant Professor in Orthodontics
Division
Paediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics
Phone Number
2859 0258
Research Theme
Craniofacial Regeneration
Areas of Research Expertise
Paediatric obstructive sleep apnoea and orthodontics
3D computer-aided orthodontic diagnosis and treatment
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Publications
Article
  1. LU C, Zhang Y, Xiang B, Peng S, Gu M, Wong HM. Management of fear and anxiety in dental treatments: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials, Odontology 2022; doi:10.1007/s10266-022-00711-x
  2. AJMERA DH, Hsung TC, Singh P, Wong SM, Yeung WKA, Lam YHW, Khambay BS, Leung MYY, Gu M. Three-dimensional assessment of facial asymmetry in Class III subjects. Part 1: a retrospective study evaluating postsurgical outcomes, Clinical Oral Investigations 2022; 26: 4947-4966 doi:10.1007/s00784-022-04463-4
  3. Savoldi F, Svanetti L, Tsoi KH, Gu M, Paganelli C, Genna F, Lopomo NF. Experimental determination of the contact pressures produced by a nasal continuous positive airway pressure mask: A case study, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials 2022; 132: 105272-105272 doi:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2022.105272
  4. Huang L, Wang ZL, Shan Z, Yeung WKA, Yang Y, Liang ZG, Gu M. Nasal asymmetry changes during growth and development in 6‐ to 12‐year‐old children with repaired unilateral cleft lip and palate: A 3D computed tomography analysis, Journal of Anatomy 2022; 240(1): 155-165 doi:10.1111/joa.13538
  5. Ho CY, Liao CS, Lu JJ, Shan ZY, Gu M, Bridges SM, Yang Y. 3‐Dimensional simulations and student learning in orthodontic education, European Journal of Dental Education 2022; 26(3): 435-445 doi:10.1111/eje.12718
  6. Savoldi F, Wong KK, Yeung WKA, Tsoi KH, Gu M, Bornstein MM. Midpalatal suture maturation staging using cone beam computed tomography in patients aged between 9 to 21 years, Scientific Reports 2022; 12: 4318-4318 doi:10.1038/s41598-022-08293-y
  7. Lin Y, Jin L, Tong WM, Leung MYY, Gu M, Yang Y. Identification and integrated analysis of differentially expressed long non‐coding RNAs associated with periodontitis in humans, Journal of Periodontal Research 2021; 56(4): 679-689 doi:10.1111/jre.12864
  8. Shan Z, WONG KWF, McGrath C, Gu M, Yang Y. Comprehensive Effects of Photobiomodulation Therapy as an Adjunct to Post-orthodontic Treatment Care: A Systematic Review, Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry 2021; 19(1): 203-216 doi:10.3290/j.ohpd.b1075107
  9. Savoldi F, Del Re F, Tonni I, Gu M, Dalessandri D, Visconti L. Appropriateness of standard cephalometric norms for the assessment of dentofacial characteristics in patients with cleidocranial dysplasia, Dentomaxillofacial Radiology 2021; doi:10.1259/dmfr.20210015
  10. AJMERA DH, Singh P, Leung YY, Gu M. Three-dimensional evaluation of soft-tissue response to osseous movement after orthognathic surgery in patients with facial asymmetry: A systematic review, Journal of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery 2021; 49(9): 763-774 doi:10.1016/j.jcms.2021.04.010
  11. Lu J, Hu Y, TANG Z, Zhang C, Jin L, Gu M, Yang Y. Porphyromonas gingivalis lipopolysaccharide enhances the proliferation of human periodontal ligament cells via upregulation of cyclin D1, cyclin A and cyclin B1, Experimental and Therapeutic Medicine 2021; 23(1): article no. 2-article no. 2 doi:10.3892/etm.2021.10925
  12. Sum FHKMH, Ren C, Gu M, Jin L, McGrath C, Yang Y. Oral Hygiene is Associated with Orthodontic Pain in Patients with Treated and Stabilised Periodontitis, Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry 2021; 19(1): 555-564 doi:10.3290/j.ohpd.b2183027
  13. Lin Y, Cheng T, Zhu S, Gu M, Jin L, Yang Y. mRNA and long non-coding RNA expression profiling of human periodontal ligament cells under tension loading, European Journal of Orthodontics 2021; 43(6): 698-707 doi:10.1093/ejo/cjab043
  14. Shan Z, Hsung RTC, Zhang C, Ji J, Choi WS, Wang W, Yang Y, Gu M, Khambay BS. Anthropometric accuracy of three-dimensional average faces compared to conventional facial measurements, Scientific Reports 2021; 11: article no. 11254-article no. 11254 doi:10.1038/s41598-021-91579-4
  15. Ho ACH, Savoldi F, Wong RWK, Fung SC, Li KY, Yang Y, Gu M. Prevalence and Risk Factors for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome Among Children and Adolescents with Cleft lip and Palate: A Survey Study in Hong Kong, The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal 2021; 105566562110683-105566562110683 doi:10.1177/10556656211068306
  16. Shan Z, Ji J, McGrath C, Gu M, Yang Y. Effects of low-level light therapy on dentin hypersensitivity: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Clinical Oral Investigations 2021; 25(12): 6571-6595 doi:10.1007/s00784-021-04183-1
  17. ZHU SY, Yuan CY, Lin YF, Liu H, Yang YQ, Wong HM, Zhang CF, Wang PL, Gu M. Stem Cells from Human Exfoliated Deciduous Teeth (SHEDs) and Dental Pulp Stem Cells (DPSCs) Display a Similar Profile with Pericytes, Stem Cells International 2021; 2021: article no. 8859902-article no. 8859902 doi:10.1155/2021/8859902
  18. Sangalli L, Savoldi F, Dalessandri D, Bonetti S, Gu M, Signoroni A, Paganelli C. Effects of remote digital monitoring on oral hygiene of orthodontic patients: a prospective study, BMC Oral Health 2021; 21(1): article no. 435-article no. 435 doi:10.1186/s12903-021-01793-9
  19. Gu M, Savoldi F, Chan EYL, Tse CSK, Lau MTW, Wey MC, Hägg U, Yang Y. Changes in the upper airway, hyoid bone and craniofacial morphology between patients treated with headgear activator and Herbst appliance: A retrospective study on lateral cephalometry, Orthodontics & Craniofacial Research 2021; 24(3): 360-369 doi:10.1111/ocr.12442
  20. Gu M, Lin Y, McGrath CPJ, Hagg U, Wong RWK, Yang Y. Evaluation of the upper airway dimensions following Herbst appliance treatment in adolescents: A retrospective study, APOS Trends in Orthodontics 2020; 10(3): 153-163 doi:10.25259/APOS_83_2020
  21. Woo HK, AJMERA DH, Singh P, Li KY, Bornstein MM, Tse KL, Yang Y, Gu M. Evaluation of the relationship between malar projection and lower facial convexity in terms of perceived attractiveness in 3-dimensional reconstructed images, Head & Face Medicine 2020; 16(1): article no. 8-article no. 8 doi:10.1186/s13005-020-00223-5
  22. Ren C, McGrath C, Gu M, Jin L, Zhang C, Sum FHKMH, Wong KWF, Chau ACM, Yang Y. Low-level laser-aided orthodontic treatment of periodontally compromised patients: a randomised controlled trial, Lasers in Medical Science 2020; 35(3): 729-739 doi:10.1007/s10103-019-02923-0
  23. Zhu S, Liu Z, Yuan C, Lin Y, Yang Y, Wang H, Zhang C, Wang P, Gu M. Bidirectional ephrinB2‑EphB4 signaling regulates the osteogenic differentiation of canine periodontal ligament stem cells, International Journal of Molecular Medicine 2020; 45(3): 897-909 doi:10.3892/ijmm.2020.4473
  24. Savoldi F, Gou X, McGrath CP, Yang Y, Chow SC, Tsoi JKH, Gu M. Reliability of lateral cephalometric radiographs in the assessment of the upper airway in children: A retrospective study, The Angle Orthodontist 2020; 90(1): 47-55 doi:10.2319/022119-131.1
  25. Baram D, Yang Y, REN C, Wang Z, Wong RWK, Hagg U, McGrath C, Gu M. Orthodontic Treatment Need and the Psychosocial Impact of Malocclusion in 12-Year-Old Hong Kong Children, The Scientific World Journal 2019; 2019: article no. 2685437-article no. 2685437 doi:10.1155/2019/2685437
  26. Gu M, Savoldi F, Hagg U, McGrath CPJ, Wong RWK, Yang Y. Upper Airway Changes following Functional Treatment with the Headgear Herbst or Headgear Twin Block Appliance Assessed on Lateral Cephalograms and Magnetic Resonance Imaging, The Scientific World Journal 2019; 2019: article no. 1807257-article no. 1807257 doi:10.1155/2019/1807257
  27. Gu M, Yang Y, Shan Z. The Association between Mastication, Malocclusion, and Craniofacial Morphology, International Journal of Dentistry and Oral Science 2018; 2018: 6-11 doi:10.19070/2377-8075-SI02-01002
  28. Ching PST, Savoldi F, Tsoi JKH, Gu M. Long-Term Effects of Rapid Maxillary Expansion on Upper Airway Structures, International Journal of Dentistry and Oral Science 2018; 2(special issue 1): 12-17 doi:10.19070/2377-8075-SI02-01003
  29. Leung EMY, Yang Y, Khambay BS, Wong RWK, McGrath CPJ, Gu M. A Comparative Analysis of Tooth Size Discrepancy between Male and Female Subjects Presenting with a Class I Malocclusion, The Scientific World Journal 2018; 2018: 7641908-7641908 doi:10.1155/2018/7641908
  30. Leung CV, Yang Y, LIAO C, Hagg EUO, Wong RWK, McGrath CPJ, Gu M. Digital Models as an Alternative to Plaster Casts in Assessment of Orthodontic Treatment Outcomes, The Scientific World Journal 2018; 2018: 9819384-9819384 doi:10.1155/2018/9819384
  31. Hassan YR, Tse KL, Khambay BS, Wong MK, Gu M, Yang Y. Dental Arch Relationships and Reverse Headgear Effects in Southern Chinese Patients with Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate: A Retrospective Study, The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal 2018; 55(7): 925-934 doi:10.1597/15-155
  32. Muhaini JAKOB, H. Yang RAFIDAH, Gu M, Yang Y. Comparing Modified Huddart-Bodenham Scoring System and GOSLON Yardstick to Assess Dental Arch Relationships in Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate Patients, The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal 2018; 55(7): 983-988 doi:10.1597/16-191
  33. Gu M, McGrath CPJ, Hagg EUO, Wong RWK, Yang Y. Anatomy Of The Upper Airway And Its Growth In Childhood, Journal Of Dentistry And Oral Biology 2016; 1(1): 1005:1-3
  34. Koay WL, Yang Y, Tse C, Gu M. Effects of Two-Phase Treatment with the Herbst and Preadjusted Edgewise Appliances on the Upper Airway Dimensions, The Scientific World Journal 2016; 2016 doi:10.1155/2016/4697467
  35. ZHU S, Yang Y, Gu M, Khambay BS. A Comparison of Three Viewing Media for Assessing Dental Arch Relationships in Patients With Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate, The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal 2015; doi:10.1597/15-144
  36. Gu M, Yang Y, Ho CH, Wong RWK, Hagg EUO, McGrath CPJ. Craniofacial characteristics related to daytime sleepiness screened by the paediatric daytime sleepiness scale, The open dentistry journal 2015; 9 doi:10.2174/1874210601509010031
  37. Gu M, McGrath CPJ, Wong RWK, Hagg U, Yang Y. Cephalometric norms for the upper airway of 12-year-old Chinese children, Head & Face Medicine 2014; 10: article no. 38-article no. 38 doi:10.1186/1746-160X-10-38
  38. Gu Min, Rabie ABM, Wong RWK. Craniofacial Morphological Analysis in Borderline Surgery Patients with Skeletal Class Ⅲ Malocclusion, Journal of Dental Prevention & Treatment 2009; 17(12): 571-573
  39. Gu M, Rabie ABM, Wong RWK. 邊緣骨性III類錯合手述與非手述效果的對比分析, Journal of Oral Science Research 2009;
  40. Rabie ABM, Wong RWK, Gu M. Treatment in borderline class III malocclusion: orthodontic camouflage (extraction) versus orthognathic surgery, The Open Dentistry Journal 2008; 2: 38-48 doi:10.2174/1874210600802010038
  41. Gu M, Wong RWK. Incognito 舌側矯治器的初步臨床應用, 口腔正畸學 2008; doi:10.3760/cma.j.issn.1674-5760.2008.03.010
  42. Huang N, Gu M, Han X, Bai D. The properties of different orthodontic rectangular arch wires in torsion, West China Journal of Stomatology 2008; 26(2): 152-155
  43. Bai D, Gu M, Zhang J. Incisor torque control with fixed appliance, Chinese Journal of Stomatology 2004; 39(2): 104-107
  44. Zhang J, Bai D, Gu M, Kang N. Influence of loops on the torsion stiffness of rectangular wire, Journal of Sichuan University (Medical Sciences Edition) 2004; 35(3): 361-363
  45. Liang R, Li JZ, Gu M. The study of skeletal mechanics of anterior crossbite evaluated with SN length, Shanghai Journal of Stomatology 2001; 10(2): 154-156
  46. Liang R, Zhang X, Gu M. Study and drawing of standard curve of body height and weight for orthodontics, Chinese Journal of Stomatology 2001; 36(2): 146-148
Conference Paper
  1. Shan Z, Ren C, Gu M, Lin Y, Sum F, McGrath C, Jin L, Zhang C, Yang Y. Low-level Laser Therapy Improves Dentine Hypersensitivity in controlled periodontitis subjects, 2022 IADR/APR General Session & Exhibition 2022;
  2. LU C, Zhang Y, Xiang BL, Peng S, Gu M, Wong HM. Management of fear and anxiety in dental treatments under local anesthesia: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials, The 35th IADR-SEA Division Annual Scientific Meeting,2021 2021;
  3. Shan Z, Hsung TC, Choi WWS, Yang Y, Khambay BS, Gu M. Anthropometric accuracy of three-dimensional average faces compared to conventional facial measurements, 2021 IADR/AADR/CADR General Session 2021;
  4. Savoldi F, Fung KKF, Mak WS, Kan EYL, Yang Y, Kwok KL, Gu M. Is Craniofacial Anatomy Related to the Severity of Paediatric OSA?, 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of IADR-SEA Division. 2021 2021;
  5. AJMERA DH, Zhang C, Ng HHJ, Hsung TC, SINGH P, Wang WP, Leung MYY, Khambay BS, Gu M. Evaluating Craniofacial Asymmetry in Class III Subjects Using Different Methodologies, 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of IADR-SEA Division. 2021 2021;
  6. Ng HHJ, Wang ZL, Yang Y, Gu M. Which reference line can best evaluate the attractive lip position?, QUEST5.0 Graduate Dental Science Extravaganza IDEA 2021 2021;
  7. Ng HHJ, Wang ZL, Gu M. B-line is the most consistent indicator for Chinese profile esthetics. , The 33rd IADR-SEA Division Annual Scientific Meeting, 2019 2019;
  8. ZHU S, Gu M. Bidirectional ephrinB2EphB4 signaling regulates the osteogenic differentiation of canine periodontal ligament stem cells., The 33rd IADR-SEA Division Annual Scientific Meeting. 2019 2019;
  9. Zhu S, Gu M, Wang PL. Stem cells from dental pulp stem cells display a similar profile with pericytes, IADR/AADR/CADR 2019 General Session & Exhibition 2019; 98(Spec Iss A): abstract no. 1546-abstract no. 1546
  10. Ho CH, Yang Y, Gu M. Prevalence of the risks of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome in Chinese cleft lip and palate children in Hong Kong, 2019 Hong Kong International Dental Expo and Symposium 2019;
  11. Tsang KT, Wong TY, Yang Y, Gu M. Panoramic Radiographic Evaluation of the Influence of Maxillary Sinus on Orthodontic Tooth Movement, The 32nd IADR-SEA Division Annual Scientific Meeting, 2018 2018; Final Presentation ID: 0054-Final Presentation ID: 0054
  12. Loo LE, Li KY, Wong HM, Yang Y, Gu M. Panoramic radiographic evaluation of prevalence, distribution of the dense bone island and its influence on tooth movement among orthodontic patients, The 32nd IADR-SEA Division Annual Scientific Meeting, Da Nang, Vietnam, 2018 2018; Final Presentation ID: 0235-Final Presentation ID: 0235
  13. Woo HK, Li KY, Tse KL, Yang Y, Gu M. Evaluation of the relationship between malar projection and lower facial convexity on perceived attractiveness from 3-dimensional reconstructed pictures, Asia Pacific Dental Congress (APDC) 2017;
  14. Gu M, McGrath CPJ, Hagg EUO, Wong RWK, Yang Y. Evaluation of the effects of functional appliance therapy on upper airway dimensions and sleep-related breathing, Congress of the European Orthodontic Society, EOS 2016 2016;
  15. Gu M, McGrath CPJ, Wong RWK, Hagg U, Yang Y. Effects of functional appliance therapy on the dimensions of the upper airway: Herbst versus Twin Block appliances, Congress of the European Orthodontic Society, EOS 2015 2015;
  16. Zhu S, Yang Y, Gu M, Khambay BS. A comparison of three different viewing media for assessing dental arch relationships in patients with unilateral cleft lip and palate., HKU Faculty of Dentistry Annual Scientific Meeting 2015;
  17. Gu M, Yang Y, Wong RWK, Hagg U, McGrath CPJ. Cephalometric norms of the upper airway of Chinese children and the association between airway dimensions and craniofacial structures, European journal of Orthodontics 2014; e98-e98 doi:10.1093/ejo/cju057
Honours and Awards
  1. 2021. Shan ZY, Hsung TC, Choi WWS, Yang Y, Gu M, Khambay BS. Finalist in the CTOR Award for Student Excellence in Orthodontics Research: 2021 IADR/AADR/CADR General Session, July 21-24, 2021.
  2. 2021. Ng HHJ, Wang ZL, Yang Y, Gu M. Awarded as the 1st price: QUEST5.0 Graduate Dental Science Extravaganza IDEA 2021. India. 24th to 27th Feburary 2021.
  3. 2019. Ng JHH, Wang ZL, Gu M. Awarded as the First Place: The 33rd IADR-SEA Division Annual Scientific Meeting. Brisbane, Australia, on November 28th to 30th, 2019.
  4. 2019. Ho CH, Yang Y, Gu M. Awarded as Outstanding for the Poster Presentation: 2019 Hong Kong International Dental Expo and Symposium, Hong Kong, August 1-4, 2019.
  5. 2018. Tsang KT, Yang Y, Wong TY, Gu M. Certificate of Achievement of In recognition of the excellent demonstration as Candidate of Finalist: The 32nd IADR-SEA Division Annual Scientific meeting, Da Nang, Vietnam, September 13-14, 2018.
Editorships
  1. 2016: Editorial board member. Journal of Dentistry and Oral Biology.
Knowledge Exchange
  1. 15 September 2021: Gu Min. AM730 essay "矯齒治療和牙腳收縮".
  2. 10 June 2020: Gu Min. AM730 essay “兒童「牙骹痛」”.
  3. 21 August 2019: Gu Min. AM730 essay “美觀牙箍話你知 (下)“.
  4. 07 August 2019: Gu Min. AM730 essay “美觀牙箍話你知 (上)“.
  5. 04 July 2018: Gu Min, Chow Shiu Cheuk. AM730 essay "牙齒矯正和兒童睡眠窒息症".
  6. 04 May 2017: Gu Min, Lam Yu Hang Walter. Introduction of braces.
  7. 04 May 2017: Yang Yanqi, Gu Min, Lam Yu Hang Walter. Interview with iCable on "3D scanning technology and aesthetic orthodontics" .
  8. 12 August 2016: Gu Min. Radio interview: Craniofacial features and daytime sleepiness.
  9. 14 July 2016: Gu Min, Yang Yanqi. Press release: Craniofacial and Dental Features May Hold the Key to Diagnosis of Daytime Sleepiness in Adolescents.
  10. 23 September 2014: Gu Min, Cheng Sau Wan. Mingpao interview.
Professional Societies
  1. 11/2013 - present: Member. European Orthodontic Society.
  2. 10/2016 - present: Fellowship. The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
  3. 03/2015 - present: Trainer of Specialty Board in Paediatric Dentistry. The college of Dental Surgeon of Hong Kong.
  4. 02/2009 - present: Member. World Federation of Orthodontics.
  5. 02/2008 - 10/2016: MOrth membership. The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
  6. 01/2015 - present: Trainer of Specialty Board in Orthodontics. The college of Dental Surgeon of Hong Kong.
Grants
  1. Project Title: Artificial intelligence-assisted orthodontic-orthognathic surgery planning to improve facial esthetics
    Grant Type: General Research Fund (GRF)
    Funding Year: 2021
    Amount: HKD936882
    Principal Investigator: Dr Gu, Min
    Co-investigator(s): Dr Choi Winnie Wing Shan, Dr Hsung Tai Chiu, Emeritus Professor Wang Wen Ping, Professor Komura Taku, Dr Leung Mike Yiu Yan
  2. Project Title: On 3D Tooth Tracking and Reconstruction Using Consumer Cameras with Applications in Digital Orthodontics
    Grant Type: General Research Fund (GRF)
    Funding Year: 2020
    Amount: HKD602349
    Principal Investigator: Dr Luo, Ping
    Co-investigator(s): Emeritus Professor Wang Wen Ping, Dr Tsoi James, Dr Gu Min
  3. Project Title: Randomised study on rapid maxillary expansion and continuous positive airway pressure in children with residual obstructive sleep apnoea: efficacy and relationship with obstruction type
    Grant Type: Health and Medical Research Fund - Full Grant
    Funding Year: 2018
    Amount: HKD1327278
    Principal Investigator: Dr Gu, Min
    Co-investigator(s): Dr Fung Kevin Kin Fen, Dr Wong Ricky Wing Kit, Dr Fung Siu Chung, Dr Mak Wing Sze, Dr Tsoi Kit Hon, Dr Ng Daniel Kwok Keung
Invited Lectures and Keynote Speeches
  1. 01 September 2015: Management of Paediatric OSA with craniofacial anomalies. Joint Orthognathic Youth Forum 2015.
HKU Committee Appointments
  1. 22 September 2020-31 August 2022: Use of Live Animals in Teaching and Research, Committee on the. One teacher of the Faculty of Dentistry (appointed by the Senate for two years at a time)
  2. 01 April 2014-31 March 2018: Faculty of Dentistry, Board of the. The teachers who are members of the Faculty and who are full-time employees of the University
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