CHRIS S. IVANOFF, DDS

Associate Professor Bioscience Research
Director Global Outreach
Dental Research Center

Office: DUNN DENTAL BUILDING
875 UNION AVENUE
MEMPHIS TN 381632110
Tel: (901) 368-6200
civanoff@uthsc.edu

Education

  • D.D.S., Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, Cleveland, OH, Dentistry
  • B.A., Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Publications

  1. Chris S. Ivanoff, Ivan K. Ivanoff,Timothy L. Hottel. Multiple oral ulcerations: a very rare case of Churg-Strauss syndrome with renal disease. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surger, Medicine, and Pathology, 30 (2), 175-179, 2018.
  2. Chris S. Ivanoff. The future of dentistry in Bulgaria. Auditoria Medica, 7 (26), 6-9, 2018.
  3. Anirudha Agnihotry, Darwin Solomon, Chris S. Ivanoff, Reena Kumar, Shika Gupta, Shreya Kapoor, Vishal Aggarwal. Open Innovative Business Model for Community Outreach Dental Clinics: Sustainability and Overcoming Oral Health Inequalities. In proceedings of: 5th Annual World Open Innovation Conference, December 13-14, 2018 in San Francisco, CA., 2018.
  4. Chris S. Ivanoff, Diana M. Luan, Timothy L. Hottel, Bogomil Andonov, Luiz Evaristo Ricci Volpato, Reena R. Kumar, Mark Scrabecz. An international survey of female dental students' perceptions about gender bias and sexual misconduct at four dental schools. Journal of Dental Education, 82 (10), 1022-1035, 2018.
  5. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel, Franklin Garcia-Godoy. Influence of a cylindrical crosshead on shear bond testing of composite-tooth interfaces. Dental Materials Journal, 2018.
  6. Timothy L. Hottel, Chris S. Ivanoff, John Antonelli. Basal cell carcinoma: should this be in the dentist's wheelhouse?. Journal of the Tennessee Dental Association, 98 (1), 36-39, 2018.
  7. Chris S. Ivanoff, Melissa A. Marchesan, Bogomil Andonov, Timothy L. Hottel, Yavor Dandarov, Sonya Mandova, Hira Iftikhar. Fracture resistance of mandibular premolars with contracted or traditional endodontic access cavities and class II temporary composite restorations. ENDO-Endodontic Practice Today, 11 (1), 7-14, 2017.
  8. Chris S. Ivanoff, Krassimira Yaneva, Diana Luan, Bogomil Andonov, Reena R. Kumar, Anirudha Agnihotry, Athena E. Ivanoff, Dimitrios Emmanouil, Luiz Evaristo Ricci Volpato, Filip Koneski, Ilijana Muratovska, Huda A. Al-Shehri, Sara M. Al-Taweel, Michele Daly. A Global Probe into Dental Student Perceptions about Philanthropy, Global Dentistry and International Student Exchanges. International Dental Journal, 67 (2), 107-116, 2017.
  9. Vera Stojanovska, Chris S. Ivanoff, Ilijana Muratovska, Lidija Popovska, Franklin Garcia-Godoy, Timothy L. Hottel, Dejan Lj. Markovic, Brian Morrow. Joggle Lap Shear Testing of Deep Occlusal Composite Restorations Lined with Dycal, Dycal LC, Conventional or Resin-Modified Glass Ionomer. Military Medical and Pharmaceutical Review, 74 (5), 410-419, 2017.
  10. Chris S. Ivanoff, Jie (Jayne) Wu, Timothy L. Hottel. A wireless biased-ACEO lab-on-a-film platform for particle and fluid manipulation based on AM modulation and inductive coupling for drug delivery in dentistry. Dielectrophoresis 2016, July 13-15, 2016, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA, 2016.
  11. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel, Franklin Garcia-Godoy. United States Patent (Ivanoff et al.) US Patent No: 9,358,380 "Methods and Systems Combining AC Electroosmosis and Dielectrophoresis to Enhance Delivery of Active Agents into Intraoral Structures". United States Patent and Trademark Office (June 7), 2016.
  12. Hadi Mirzajani, Cheng Cheng, Jayne Wu, Chris S. Ivanoff, Esmaeil Najafi Aghdam, and Habib Badri Ghavifekr. Design and characterization of a passive, disposable wireless AC-electroosmotic lab-on-a-film for particle and fluid manipulation. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 235 (11), 330-342, 2016.
  13. Huda A. Al-Shehri, Sara M. Al-Taweel, Chris S. Ivanoff. Perceptions of Saudi dental students on cultural competency. Saudi Medical Journal, 2 (37), 208-211, 2016.
  14. Timothy L. Hottel, Chris S. Ivanoff, John Antonelli, William Balanoff, Rose Ann Habib-Chiang, Stefan A. Hottel. The SPA Factor or Not? Distinguishing Sex on the Basis of Stereotyped Tooth Characteristics. Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry, 37 (6), e13-6, 2016.
  15. Chris S. Ivanoff, Jie Jayne Wu, Hadi Mirzajani, Cheng Cheng, Quan Yuan, Stepan Kevorkyan, Radostina Gaydarova, Desislava Tomlekova. AC electrokinetic drug delivery in dentistry using an interdigitated electrode assembly powered by inductive coupling. Biomedical Microdevices, 18 (5), 1-14, 2016.
  16. Agnihotry A, Darwin S, Daly M, Ivanoff CS, Kumar R. “Community outreach clinics: sustainability, schooling dental students and overcoming oral health inequalities.” (Abstract No. 2107466). In proceedings of: 2015 IADR/AADR/CADR General Session & Exhibition, Boston MA, March 11-14, 2015.
  17. Chris S. Ivanoff, Athena E. Ivanoff, Ilijana Muratovska, Mirjana Popovska, Efka Zabokova-Bilbilovska. The educational mission of student exchanges and global dentistry: perceptions of dental students from Macedonia and the US. Macedonian Stomatological Review, 38 (1-2), 56-76, 2015.
  18. Chris S. Ivanoff, Bogomil Andonov, Athena E. Ivanoff, Krassimira Yaneva-Ribagina, Nina Musurlieva. Cross-National Clerkships and Cultural Competence Training in the Predoctoral Dental Curriculum: a Comparison of Bulgarian and American Student Perceptions. Folia Medica, 57 (Suppl. 1), 31, 2015.
  19. Chris S. Ivanoff. AC Electrokinetics: The Dawn of a New Era in Controlled Drug Delivery for Dentistry. Folia Medica, 57 (Suppl. 1), 30-31, 2015.
  20. Chris S. Ivanoff, Athena E. Ivanoff, Krassimira Yaneva-Ribagina, Pavlina K. Ivanova. Student perceptions about the mission of dental schools to advance global dentistry and philanthropy. Health Policy and Management, 14 (3), 65-79, 2015.
  21. Chris S. Ivanoff, Frank Pancratz. Incidence of Sleep Disorders Reported by Patients at UTHSC College of Dentistry: A Two-Year Follow-Up and Proposed Educational Program. J Dent Educ, 79 (5), 548-556, 2015.
  22. Agnihotry A, Gill KS, Ivanoff CS, Kocchar R.. Teaching Future Dentists to Detect and Report Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect.. International Journal of Ethics, Trauma and Victimology, 1 (1), 18-20, 2015.
  23. Chris S. Ivanoff, Krassimira Yaneva-Ribagina, Bogomil Andonov, Pavlina Ivanova, Athena E. Ivanoff. The educational mission of student exchanges: perceptions of dental students from Bulgaria and the US.. Problems of Dental Medicine, 41 (2), 31-45, 2015.
  24. Chris S Ivanoff, DDS. Partnerships and Innovation: Novel Approaches to Training, Educating, and Engaging in Peacekeeping and Stability Operations. “An Innovative Global Health Initiative to Complement the State Partnership Program.”. The 2014 Peace and Stability Operations Training and Education Workshop (PSOTEW), Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Readiness) for the Department of Defense, Arlington VA, March, 2014.
  25. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel, Franklin Garcia-Godoy. United States Patent Application Publication Ivanoff et al. METHODS AND SYSTEMS COMBINING AC ELECTROOSMOSIS WITH DIELECTROPHORESIS TO ENHANCE DELIVERY OF ACTIVE AGENTS INTO INTRAORAL STRUCTURES. US 2014/0162206 A1 (June 12), 2014.
  26. Chris S. Ivanoff, Athena E. Ivanoff. Deletion syndrome 22q13: What the dentist should know to manage children with Phelan-McDermid syndrome effectively. J Tenn Dent Assoc, 94 (1), 15-20, 2014.
  27. Chris S. Ivanoff, DDS. Cross-national clerkships and cultural competence training in the predoctoral dental curriculum: an innovative global oral health initiative. In proceeding of: GHIC 2014 Global Health & Innovation Conference, April 12-13, 2014, At Yale University, New Haven, CT., April, 2014.
  28. Ivanoff CS, Ivanoff AE, Yaneva K, Hottel TL, Proctor HL. Student perceptions about the mission of dental schools to advance global dentistry and philanthropy. J Dent Educ, 10 (77), 1258-1269, 2013.
  29. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel, Franklin Garcia-Godoy, Pratikkumar Shah. Breaking the fluoride diffusion barrier with combined dielectrophoresis and AC electroosmosis. Am J Dent, 26, 228-236, 2013.
  30. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel, Franklin Garcia-Godoy. U.S. Provisional Patent Application Serial No. 61/731,993 (Ivanoff et al.) METHODS AND SYSTEMS COMBINING AC ELECTROOSMOSIS WITH DIELECTROPHORESIS TO ENHANCE DELIVERY OF ACTIVE AGENTS INTO INTRAORAL STRUCTURES., 2013.
  31. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel, Franklin Garcia-Godoy. U.S. Provisional Patent Application Serial No. 61/731,993 (Ivanoff et al.) METHODS AND SYSTEMS COMBINING AC ELECTROOSMOSIS WITH DIELECTROPHORESIS TO ENHANCE DELIVERY OF ACTIVE AGENTS INTO INTRAORAL STRUCTURES., 2013.
  32. Chris S. Ivanoff, Bashir I. Morshed, Timothy L. Hottel, Franklin Garcia-Godoy. Fluoride uptake by human tooth enamel: Topical application versus combined dielectrophoresis and AC electroosmosis. Am J Dent, 26 (4), 166-172, 2013.
  33. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel. Comprehensive Training in Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect for Dental Students: A Hybrid Curriculum. Journal of Dental Education, 77 (6), 695-705, 2013.
  34. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel. A Four-Tier Problem-Solving Scaffold to Teach Pain Management in Dental School. Journal of Dental Education, 77 (6), 723-731, 2013.
  35. Chris S. Ivanoff. Dielectrophoretic drug transport into teeth. Mid-South Dental Conference, Memphis, TN, March, 2013.
  36. Chris S. Ivanoff, Nathan S. Swami, Tiimothy L. Hottel, Franklin Garcia-Godoy. Enhanced Penetration of Fluoride Particles into Bovine Enamel by Combining Dielectrophoresis with AC Electroosmosis. Electrophoresis, 34 (20-21), 2945-2955, 2013.
  37. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel, Krassimira Yaneva, Anton Filchev. Cross-national clerkships and cross-cultural training in the predoctoral dental curriculum: A multidisciplinary global health initiative. 141st American Public Health Association Annual Meeting (November 2 - November 6) Boston, 2013.
  38. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel, Franklin Garcia-Godoy. Microhardness recovery of demineralized enamel after treatment with fluoride gel or CPP-ACP paste applied topically or with dielectrophoresis. Am J Dent, 25 (2), 109-113, 2012.
  39. Ivanoff,CS, Hottel TL, Versluis-Tantbirojn D, Versluis A, Garcia-Godoy F.. Dielectrophoretic transport increases depth of penetration of fluoride into enamel.. American Public Health Association 140th Annual Meeting &Expo, San Francisco, CA, October 27- October 31., 2012.
  40. Ivanoff CS, Hottel TL, Garcia-Godoy F. Dielectrophoretic Drug Transport into Teeth. ITP 2012 Book of Abstracts, 19th International Symposium, Exhibit & Workshops on Electro- and Liquid Phase-separation Techniques, Baltimore, September 30-October 2, 2012 (L-143), 17, 2012.
  41. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel. Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita: a rare challenge in dental management. Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry, 33 (4), 238-260, 2012.
  42. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel, Franklin Garcia-Godoy. Dielectrophoresis: a model to transfer drugs directly into teeth. Electrophoresis, 33 (8), 1311–1321, 2012.
  43. Chris S. Ivanoff, Athena E. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel. Gallium poisoning: a rare case report. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 50 (2), 212-215, 2012.
  44. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel, Frank Pancratz. Is there a place for teaching obstructive sleep apnea and snoring in the predoctoral dental curriculum?. J Dent Educ, 76 (12), 1639-1645, 2012.
  45. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel, Daranee Tantbirojn, Antheunis Versluis, Franklin Garcia-Godoy. Dielectrophoretic transport of fluoride into enamel. Am J Dent, 24 (6), 341-344, 2011.
  46. Chris S. Ivanoff, Timothy L. Hottel, Franklin Garcia-Godoy, Alan T. Riga. Dielectrophoresis enhances whitening effect of carbamide peroxide on enamel. Am J Dent, 24 (5), 259-263, 2011.
  47. Palle Krogh, Nils Gyrd-Hansen, Benedicte Hald, Steen Larsen, Jens Peter Nielsen, Mogens Smith, Chris Ivanoff, Herman Meisner. Renal enzyme activities in experimental ochratoxin A-induced porcine nephropathy: Diagnostic potential of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase and gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase activity. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, 23 (1), 1-14, 1988.