Henry A. St. Germain, Jr., D.M.D., M.S.D., M.A.Ed.

Henry A. St. Germain, Jr., D.M.D., M.S.D., M.A.Ed.

Henry St. GermainTitle: Associate Professor

Department of Adult Restorative Dentistry
Biomaterials Group
University Dental Associates

Room: 2141
UNMC College of Dentistry
40th and Holdrege
Box 830740
Lincoln, NE 68583-0740

Telephone: (402) 472-1278
Fax: (402) 472-5290


  • B.A., University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, 1972
  • D.M.D., Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, 1975
  • M.S.D., Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, IN, 1983
  • M.A.Ed., The George Washington University, Washington, DC, 1992

Teaching Responsibilities:

  • Co-Director, ARD 530 Occlusion
  • Director, ARD 555 Operative Dentistry II
  • Director, ARD 556 Cariology
  • Director, ARD 634/664 Clinical Cariology
  • Faculty, Clinical Operative Dentistry

Research Interests:

  • Margin Adaptation of Restorative Materials
  • Curing Effectiveness of Resin Cements
  • Clinical Evaluation of Restorative Materials
  • Microleakage of Restorative Materials

Recent Publications:

  • Brackett, W.W., Covey, D.A., and St. Germain, H.A., "One-year Clinical Performance of a Self-Etching Adhesive in Class V Resin Composites Cured by Two Methods." Operative Dentistry 27:218-222, 2002.
  • Barnes, C.M., Covey, D.A., Johnson, W.W., and St. Germain, H.A., "Maintaining Restorations For Senior Dental Patients." Journal of Practical Hygiene (Nov/Dec): 27-29, 2003.
  • St. Germain, H.A., Samuelson, B.A., Covey, D.A. and Johnson, W.W., "Surface Characteristics of Resin Composite Materials after Finishing." Presented at American Association of Dental Research Annual Session, Abstract #2589, Baltimore, Maryland, J Dent Res (Special Issue) 84, 2005.
  • St. Germain, H.A. and St. Germain, T.H.,  "Sheer Strength of Pressed Porcelain Repbonded to Enamel."  Presented at American International Association of Dental Research Annual Session, Miami, Florida, 2009.  ABSTRACT#0992.

Service Activities:

  • Academy of Operative Dentistry
  • American Board of Operative Dentistry
  • American Dental Education Association
  • American/International Association for Dental Research
  • American Academy of Gold Foil Operators
  • Nebraska Dental Association