Philippe Hujoel

Professor, Oral Health Sciences
Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Periodontics

Dental Public Health Sciences, School of Dentistry
Box 357475
1959 NE Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195-


Research Interests

Dr. Hujoel's research interest is focused on the etiology and treatment of oral and craniofacial diseases.


PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1993

MSD University of Washington, 1986

DDS Free University of Brussels, 1984

MS Biostatistics, University of Michigan, 1989

In the News

Are braces a scam?
Slate, 07/27/2020

Long-term breastfeeding sheds light on right- or left-handedness
UW News, 01/16/2019

Bottle feeding may play a role in whether kids are left-handed
Futurity, 01/08/2019

Experts question benefits of fluoride-free toothpaste
The Washington Post, 08/13/2018

Facial features predict left-handedness, TB
ASPPH, 05/25/2017

Crooked bite may indicate early life stress, UW study suggests
NewsBeat, 04/13/2017

Feeling guilty about not flossing? Maybe there’s no need
The New York Times, 08/03/2016

Ask Well: Floss or Brush First?
New York Times, 05/29/2015

Study: You May Not Need to See the Dentist Twice a Year
KOMO 4 News, 06/18/2013

Vitamin D May Help Prevent Tooth Decay
Nutrition Reviews, 11/09/2012