About TDJ

Tanzania Dental Journal is the Official Publication of Tanzania Dental Association.

Tanzania Dental Journal will consider for publication articles on original research work, reviews, short communications, letters, and case reports on all aspects of oral health.

Its International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is 0856-0625

It is also available online on African Journals Online

Its Abstracted on African Index Medicus 

It is Indexed with SABINET

Editorial Team

Editor in Chief: Prof. Emil N Kikwilu DDS, MDent, PhD

Assistant editor: Dr K.K. Nyamuryekung,e DDS, MPhil


  • Prof. B.S. Lembariti DDS, MSc, PhD
  • Prof. F.K. Kahabuka DDS, MSc, PhD
  • Prof. E. Tandi-Lwoga BSc, PhD
  • Dr E.G.S. Mumghamba DDS, MDent, PhD
  • Dr I. Kida DDS, MPhil, PhD
  • Dr M. Kabulwa DDS, MDent
  • Dr J. Massaga DDS, PhD
  • Dr I.M. Masanja DDS, MSc, PhD (Epidemiology)
  • Prof. P.M. Loomer BSc, DDS, PhD, MRCD (C)
  • Prof. Min Hu DDS, PhD
  • Prof. E.O. Ogunbodede BSc (Hons), BChD, MPH, DDPH, FFD PhD
  • Dr I. Okullo DDS, PhD


  • Subscription Rates: Prices are given per issue, postage included.
  • Personal Subscription: US$ 20.00 (must be in the name of, billed to, and paid by an individual order. Must be marked ‘personal subscription’)
  • Institutional Subscription: US$ 30.00
  • Airmail Postage: US$ 10.00
  • Members of the Tanzania Dental Association: Tshs 6,000/=
  • Subscription Order: Orders can be placed directly with the Editor
  • Change of Address: In case of change of address, both old and new addresses should be stated