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Frank C. Nichols, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Professor, Division of Periodontology
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Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-1710
Phone: 860-679-3170
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DDSOhio State UniversityDental Science
OtherUniversity of RochesterBiophysics
M.Dent.Sc.University of Connecticut School of Dental MedicinePeriodontics
Treatment of periodontal diseases, dental implants and general dental care
Clinical Research:
Understanding mechanisms of tissue destruction in periodontal disease and the relationship between periodontal diseases and autoimmune diseases including multiple sclerosis and arthritis.

Basic Science Research:
Study of periodontal bacterial lipids and their capacity to promote autoimmune disease through activation of the innate immune system.

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