Bongok Kim, DMD, MS

Bongok Kim, D.M.D., M.S.

Dr. KimTitle: Assistant Professor
Department of Adult Restorative Dentistry
University Dental Associates

Room: 2156
UNMC College of Dentistry
40th and Holdrege
Box 830740
Lincoln, NE 68583-0740

Telephone: (402) 472-1362
Fax: (402) 472-5290


  • D.D.S., Seoul National University College of Dentistry, Seoul, KOREA, 1976-1980
  • D.M.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1983-1986
  • MS, New York University Graduate School of Arts and Science, Biomaterials Science, New York, NY, 2003-2006
  • Advanced Education Program Prosthodontics, New York, NY, 2008-2011

Teaching Responsibilities:

  • ARD 529 Dental Anatomy
  • ARD 531 Dental Materials

Research Interests:

  • In vitro investigations; Fatigue behavior of various metal-ceramic systems and all-ceramic systems by comparing Reliability and Fracture Modes in flat four layer structures.
  • Implant -supported all-ceramic three-unit fixed partial dentures with different veneering methods.
  • Human enamel study under various loading conditions.

Recent Publications:

  • "Performance of Metal-Ceramic Prostheses in Mouth-Motion Fatigue," Journal of Dental Research, February 2007.

Service Activities:

  • University Dental Associates
  • UNMC College of Dentistry Faculty Practice