Dr Joanne Choi

Dr Joanne Choi's current research interests include dental materials and clinical oral physiology, with a focus on the development and application of new materials to dental care.

Dr Joanne Choi is a lecturer at the University of Otago Faculty of Dentistry where she teaches about dental technology and dental materials.

After completing a Bachelor of Dental Technology from the University of Otago, she worked in a commercial dental laboratory in Christchurch for several years before returning to Dunedin to study towards a PhD.

Dr Choi’s PhD research involved developing and validating a sensor system to monitor intraoral pH and temperature for long-term periods in order to identify factors that cause dental wear. 

Her current research interests include dental materials and clinical oral physiology, with a focus on the development and application of new materials to dental care. Dr Joanne Choi is a member of the Biomechanics and Oral Implantology and Craniofacial Biology Programmes of the Sir John Walsh Research Institute at the Faculty of Dentistry.



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