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Mr Stephen Davies (BDS, DGDP, MDSc) - publications

List of publications


  • Needham R Davies S J. (2013). Use of Grindcare Device in the Management of Nocturnal Bruxism: a pilot study. Brit Dent J, 215. eScholarID:212798


  • Carmen de Casso, Sadie Kwhaja, Stephen Davies, , Ziad Al-Ani, Shakeel R. Saeed, Jarrod J. Homer. (2010). Effect of temporal bone resection on temporomandibular joint function: A quality of life study. Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, 142, 85-89. eScholarID:108781 | DOI:10.1016/j.otohns.2009.09.029
  • Stephen Davies. (2010). Occlusal Considerations in Implantology: Good Occlusal Practice in Implantology. Dental Update, 37, 610-620. eScholarID:108783


  • (201). 37, 610-620. eScholarID:212797


  • Al-Ani M, Davies SJ, Sloan P, Gray R. (2008). Change in the number of occlusal contacts following splint therapy in patients with a temporomandibular disorder (TMD). Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent, 16( 3), 98-103. eScholarID:1d18284
  • Stephen Davies. (2008). EACD GDP GUIDELINES. Dental Update, 35, 210-211. eScholarID:108784


  • Davies SJ. (2007). Malocclusion--a term in need of dropping or redefinition? Br Dent J, 202( 9), 519-20. eScholarID:1d18330 | DOI:10.1038/bdj.2007.372
  • Smith P, Mosscrop D, Davies SJ, Sloan P, Sloan P, Al-Ani M. (2007). The efficacy of acupuncture in the treatment of temporomandibular joint myofascial pain: A randomised controlled trial. J Dent, 35, eScholarID:1d14119
  • I Shargill, Davies SJ, Al-Ani M. (2007). Treatment of a Temporomandibular Disorder in a Viola Player. Deantal Update, 34, 181-184. eScholarID:1d15670


  • Al-Ani M, Worthington HV, Gray R, Sloan P, Davies SJ. (2006). Anterior repositioning splint therapy for Disk Displacement with reduction, A Cochrane systematic review. Cochrane Library, eScholarID:1d34081
  • Al-Ani M, Davies SJ, Smith PW. (2006). Osteoarthrosis: A review article. J Oral Biosciences & Medicine, eScholarID:1d11017
  • Davies SJ, Young P. (2006). The occlusal sketch technique: its importance in implant treatment. Aesthetic and Implant Dentistry, 8, 49-55. eScholarID:1d13839


  • Al-Ani M, Gray R, Horner K, Davies SJ, Smith PW, Sloan P. (2005). IN PRESS: TMJ osteoarthrosis: A review Part I Molecular pathology of osteoarthrosis of the temporomandibular joint. Journal of Oral Biosciences and Medicine, eScholarID:1d26325
  • Davies SJ, Al-Ani M, Richmond R, Worthington HV, Smith PW. (2005). 'Occlusal sketch'; a reliable technique for technicians to check that the occlusion of models is correct? Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent, 13( 2), 65-8. eScholarID:1d11011
  • Threlfall A, Kanaa M, Davies SJ, Tickle M. (2005). Possible link between extraction of wisdom teeth and temporomandibular disc displacement with reduction: matched case control study. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg, 43( 1), 13-6. eScholarID:1d9601
  • Al-Ani M, Gray R, Davies SJ, Sloan P, Glenny A. (2005). Stabilization splint therapy for the treatment of temporomandibular myofascial pain: a systematic review. J Dent Educ, 69( 11), 1242-50. eScholarID:1d12066


  • Al-Ani M, Davies SJ, Gray R, Sloan P, Glenny A. (2004). Does splint therapy work for temporomandibular pain. Evidence-Based Dentistry, 5(3), 65-66.. eScholarID:1d11014
  • Al-Ani M, Davies SJ, Sloan P, Rushton VE, Horner K, Gray R. (2004). Does the procedure of arthrography affect the range of movement in patients with locking of the temporomandibular joint? Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg, 42( 4), 335-6. eScholarID:1d8302
  • Davies SJ. (2004). Occlusion in Restorative Dentistry; Conformative, Reorganised or unorganised. Dental Update, 31, 334-345. eScholarID:1d11171
  • Al-Ani M, Davies SJ, Gray R, Sloan P, Glenny A. (2004). Stabilisation splint therapy for temporomandibular pain dysfunction syndrome. Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 1, eScholarID:1d33979 | DOI:10.1002/14651858.CD002778.pub2


  • Al-Ani M, Gray R, Davies SJ, Sloan P. (2003). A study of the relationship between lateral guidance and temporomandibular joint internal derangement. Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent, 11( 2), 65-70. eScholarID:1d8362
  • Al-Ani M, Gray R.M.J, Davies SJ, Sloan P, Worthington HV. Anterior repositioning splint for temporomandibular joint disc displacement. (Protocol for Cochrane Review), The Cochrane Library. Vol. 1. 2003.
  • O'Donovan A, Agar P, Davies SJ, Smith PW. (2003). An appraisal of the quality of referral letters from GDPs to a temporomandibular disorder clinic. Primary Dental Care, 105-108. eScholarID:1d25516


  • Davies SJ, Gray R, Young M. (2002). Good occlusal practice in the provision of implant borne prostheses. Br Dent J, 192( 2), 79-88. eScholarID:1d9029
  • Davies SJ, Gray R, Al-Ani M, Sloan P, Worthington HV. (2002). Inter- and intra-operator reliability of the recording of the occlusal contacts using 'occlusal sketch' acetate technique. British Dental Journal, 193, 397-400. eScholarID:1d3559 | DOI:10.1038/sj.bdj.4801575
  • Davies SJ, Gray R, Qualtrough A, Gray R, Gray R, Qualtrough A, Qualtrough A, Gray R, Qualtrough A. (2002). Management of tooth surface loss. Br Dent J, 192( 1), 11-6, 19-23. eScholarID:1d9028
  • Al-Ani M, Gray R, Davies SJ, Sloan P. (2002). Occlusal contacts following occlusal splint therapy. European Journal of Prosthetics and Restorative Dentistry, 10, eScholarID:17d179


  • Al-Ani M, Davies SJ, Gray R.J.M, Sloan P, Worthington HV. (2001). Evaluation of the "occlusal sketch" technique for the recording static occlusion. Journal of Dental Research, 80, Special issue, 1158. eScholarID:17d86
  • Davies SJ, Gray R, Whitehead S. (2001). Good occlusal practice in advanced restorative dentistry. Br Dent J, 191( 8), 421-4, 427-30, 433-4. eScholarID:1d9033
  • Davies SJ, RJM Gray, Mackie IC. (2001). Good occlusal practice in children's dentistry. British Dental Journal, 75 - 79. eScholarID:1d3295
  • Davies SJ, Gray R, McCord J. (2001). Good occlusal practice in removable prosthodontics. Br Dent J, 191( 9), 491-4, 497-502. eScholarID:1d9032
  • Davies SJ, Gray R, Smith PW. (2001). Good occlusal practice in simple restorative dentistry. Br Dent J, 191( 7), 365-368, 371-4, 377-. eScholarID:1d8931
  • Davies SJ, Gray R, Linden G.J, James JA. (2001). Occlusal considerations in Periodontics. The British Dental Journal, 191, 11, 597-604. eScholarID:1d1720
  • Davies SJ, Gray R, Sandler P, O'Brien K. (2001). Orthodontics and occlusion. Br Dent J, 191( 10), 539-42, 545-9. eScholarID:1d9031 | DOI:10.1038/sj.bdj.4808521
  • Davies SJ, Gray R. (2001). The examination and recording of the occlusion: why and how. Br Dent J, 191( 6), 291-6, 299-302. eScholarID:1d9034
  • Davies SJ, Gray R. (2001). What is occlusion? Br Dent J, 191( 5), 235-8, 241-5. eScholarID:1d9035


  • Davies SJ, Gray R.J.M, Al-Ani M, Sloan P. (2000). The relationship between lateral protrusive and lateral retrusive tooth contact and internal derangement in the temporomandibular joint. European Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, eScholarID:1d1683
  • Foster M.E, Gray R.J.M, Davies SJ, Macfarlane TV. (2000). Therapeutic manipulation of the temporomandibular joint. British Journal of Oral Maxillofac Surgery, 38, 641-644. eScholarID:1d1685