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Bin Yang, DMD, MSc, PhD, FACP

Clinical Assistant Professor

Restorative Dentistry



801 S. Paulina St., IL 60612


Clinical activities & specialties

Dr. Yang maintains a private practice at UIC in the Faculty Dental Practice.  She believes that interdisciplinary treatment planning, precise operation and advanced materials and technology provide the best comprehensive patient-centered care.

Selected Publications

Morães RR, Garcia JW, Wilson ND, Lewis SH, Barros MD, Yang Bin, Pfeifer CS, Stansbury JW. “Improved dental adhesive formulations based on reactive nanogel additives”. J Dent Res. 2012 Feb;91(2):179-84.

Bin Yang, Glenn Flaim, Sabine Dickens. “Remineralization of human natural and artificial carious dentin lesions” Acta Biomater. 2011 May; 7(5):2303-9.

Jun Lin, Christian Mehl, Bin Yang, Matthias Kern. “Durability of four composite resin cements bonded to dentin under simulated pulpal pressure” Dental Materials.2010; 26:1001-9.

Bin Yang, Andre Barloi, Matthias Kern “Influence of airborn-particle abrasion on zirconia ceramic bonding using an adhesive composite resin” Dental Materials. 2010 Jan;26(1):44-50.

Bin Yang, Stefan Wolfart, Matthias Kern. Retention of prefabricated titanium dowels cemented with three luting resins. Journal of Adhesive Dentistry. 2010 Dec;12(6):487-95.

Simone Brunzel, Bin Yang, Matthias Kern. “Tensile Bond Strength of a So-called Self-adhesive Resin to Dentin.” Journal of Adhesive Dentistry 2010 Apr;12(2):143-50.

Matthias Kern, Andre Barloi, Bin Yang “Surface Conditioning Influences Zirconia Ceramic Bonding” Journal of Dental Research. 2009; 88: 817-22.

Bin Yang, H. C. Lange-Jansen, Michael Scharnberg, Stefan Wolfart, Klaus Ludwig, Rainer Adelung, Matthias Kern. Influence of saliva contamination on zirconia ceramic bonding. Dent Materials. 2008;24:508-13.

Muhamad Ghazal, Bin Yang, Klaus Ludwig, Matthias Kern. Two-body wear of resin and ceramic denture teeth in comparison to human enamel. Dental Materials. 2008;24:502-7.

Bin Yang, Michael Scharnber, Stefan Wolfart, Klaus Ludwig, Rainer Adelung, Matthias Kern. Influence of contamination on zirconia ceramic bonding. J Dent Res. 2007;86:749-53.

Bin Yang, Michael Scharnber, Stefan Wolfart, Anna C. Quaas, Klaus Ludwig, Rainer Adelung, Matthias Kern. Influence of contamination on bonding to zirconia ceramic. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2007;81:283-90.

Bin Yang, Klaus Ludwig, Rainer Adelung, and Matthias Kern. Micro-tensile bond strength of the luting resins to human regional dentin. Dental Materials. 2006;22:45-56

Bin Yang, Rainer Adelung, Klaus Ludwig, Klaus Brößmann, David H Pashley and Matthias Kern. Effect of structural change of collagen fibrils on the durability of dentin bonding. Biomaterials. 2005;26:5021-31.


  • School of Stomatology, Henan Medical University, PR China, Bachelor of Dentistry
  • School of Stomatology, Peking University, PR China, M.Sc.
  • Dental School, Christian-Albrechts University at Kiel, Germany, D.M.D
  • Multi-component Materials Institute, Christian-Albrechts University at Kiel, Germany, Ph.D
  • Eastman institute for oral health, University of Rochester, Advanced program in Prosthodontics

Research Currently in Progress

Dr. Yang’s research interests include adhesive dentistry including dentin and ceramic bonding, bio-active materials for caries prevention, and the application of nano-technology to the development of dental materials.  She has published more than 30 publications in international peer-reviewed journals and at international congresses.  She has served as a reviewer for Biomaterials, Journal of Dental Research, Acta Biomaterialia, Dental Materials, Journal of Dentistry, and the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.