Christopher Okunseri

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Affiliation: Marquette University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Patient characteristics and trends in nontraumatic dental condition visits to emergency departments in the United States
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Clin Cosmet Investig Dent 4:1-7. 2012
  2. pmc Predictors of dental care use: findings from the national longitudinal study of adolescent health
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, School of Dentistry, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 53:663-70. 2013
  3. pmc Racial and ethnic variations in waiting times for emergency department visits related to nontraumatic dental conditions in the United States
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, School of Dentistry, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wis 53201 1881, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:828-36. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Wisconsin Medicaid enrollees' recurrent use of emergency departments and physicians' offices for treatment of nontraumatic dental conditions
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Room 356, School of Dentistry, Marquette University, P O Box 1881, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:540-50. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Erosive tooth wear and consumption of beverages among children in the United States
    C Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    Caries Res 45:130-5. 2011
  6. pmc Provision of fluoride varnish treatment by medical and dental care providers: variation by race/ethnicity and levels of urban influence
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, School of Dentistry, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    J Public Health Dent 70:211-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Factors associated with receipt of preventive dental treatment procedures among adult patients at a dental training school in Wisconsin, 2001-2002
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201 1881, USA
    Gend Med 6:272-6. 2009
  8. pmc Racial and ethnic disparities in nontraumatic dental-condition visits to emergency departments and physician offices: a study of the Wisconsin Medicaid program
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marqutte University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee 53201 1881, Wisconsin USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:1657-66. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in the acceptance of Medicaid patients in dental practices
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services Room 356, Marquette University School of Dentistry, P O Box 1881 Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    J Public Health Dent 68:149-53. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Self-reported toothache experience in an adult population in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria
    Christopher Okunseri
    Public Health Program, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Department of Clinical Services, Room 356, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201 1881, USA
    Oral Health Prev Dent 3:119-25. 2005

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  1. pmc Patient characteristics and trends in nontraumatic dental condition visits to emergency departments in the United States
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Clin Cosmet Investig Dent 4:1-7. 2012
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  2. pmc Predictors of dental care use: findings from the national longitudinal study of adolescent health
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, School of Dentistry, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 53:663-70. 2013
    ..To examine longitudinal trends and associated factors in dental service utilization by adolescents progressing to early adulthood in the United States...
  3. pmc Racial and ethnic variations in waiting times for emergency department visits related to nontraumatic dental conditions in the United States
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, School of Dentistry, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wis 53201 1881, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:828-36. 2013
    ..The authors examined trends in waiting time and associated factors for NTDC-related ED visits in the United States...
  4. ncbi request reprint Wisconsin Medicaid enrollees' recurrent use of emergency departments and physicians' offices for treatment of nontraumatic dental conditions
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Room 356, School of Dentistry, Marquette University, P O Box 1881, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:540-50. 2011
    ..The authors examined the rate of return visits to EDs and POs for treatment of NTDCs among Wisconsin Medicaid enrollees and sought to characterize frequent and typical users of such care in this population...
  5. doi request reprint Erosive tooth wear and consumption of beverages among children in the United States
    C Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    Caries Res 45:130-5. 2011
    ..This study examined the relationship between the consumption of juices, drinks, milk and ETW in children in the United States...
  6. pmc Provision of fluoride varnish treatment by medical and dental care providers: variation by race/ethnicity and levels of urban influence
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, School of Dentistry, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    J Public Health Dent 70:211-9. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Factors associated with receipt of preventive dental treatment procedures among adult patients at a dental training school in Wisconsin, 2001-2002
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201 1881, USA
    Gend Med 6:272-6. 2009
    ..Preventive dental treatment procedures (PDTPs) are commonly accepted as the primary approach to prevent dental disease...
  8. pmc Racial and ethnic disparities in nontraumatic dental-condition visits to emergency departments and physician offices: a study of the Wisconsin Medicaid program
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marqutte University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee 53201 1881, Wisconsin USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:1657-66. 2008
    ..Nontraumatic dental condition (NTDC) visits occur in emergency departments (EDs) and physician offices (POs), but little is known about factors associated with NTDC visit rates to EDs and POs...
  9. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in the acceptance of Medicaid patients in dental practices
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services Room 356, Marquette University School of Dentistry, P O Box 1881 Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    J Public Health Dent 68:149-53. 2008
    ..We therefore examined the factors associated with the acceptance of new Medicaid patients by dentists...
  10. ncbi request reprint Self-reported toothache experience in an adult population in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria
    Christopher Okunseri
    Public Health Program, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Department of Clinical Services, Room 356, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201 1881, USA
    Oral Health Prev Dent 3:119-25. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic variation in the provision of dental procedures
    Christopher Okunseri
    Marquette University School of Dentistry, Department of Clinical Services, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53201 1881, USA
    J Public Health Dent 67:20-7. 2007
    ..This study examined trends in the provision of dental procedures and sought to determine whether there are racial/ethnic differences in the provision of dental procedures...
  12. ncbi request reprint Self-reported dental visits among adults in Benin City, Nigeria
    Christopher Okunseri
    Marquette University School of Dentistry, Department of Clinical Services, 1801 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53233, USA
    Int Dent J 54:450-6. 2004
    ..To identify patterns and predictive factors independently associated with self-reported dental visits of adults resident in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hmong adults self-rated oral health: a pilot study
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Room 356, Marquette University School of Dentistry, P O Box 1881, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 10:81-8. 2008
    ..About half of Hmong adults rated their oral health and access to dental care as poor. Dental insurance, access to dental care, past preventive dental/physician visits and SRGH were associated with SROH...
  14. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in self-reported pediatric orthodontic visits in the United States
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    J Public Health Dent 67:217-23. 2007
    ..We examined the effect of race/ethnicity and socioeconomic factors on pediatric orthodontic visits in the United States...
  15. doi request reprint Factors associated with reported need for dental care among people who are homeless using assistance programs
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 30:146-50. 2010
    ..Strengthening existing oral health-care programs sensitive to the needs of people who are homeless may improve their oral health and reduce their dental-disease-related morbidity...
  16. doi request reprint Primary language spoken at home and children's dental service utilization in the United States
    Matthew Noyce
    Department of Developmental Sciences, Marquette University School of Dentistry, USA
    J Public Health Dent 69:276-83. 2009
    ..We examined the association of primary language spoken at home with the receipt of preventive and routine dental care for children in the United States...
  17. ncbi request reprint Erosive tooth wear among children in the United States: relationship to race/ethnicity and obesity
    Jesse McGuire
    Department of Developmental Sciences, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    Int J Paediatr Dent 19:91-8. 2009
    ..The study aims were to estimate the prevalence of erosive tooth wear (ETW) in children and to specifically examine its association with race/ethnicity and obesity in the United States...
  18. pmc Increased children's access to fluoride varnish treatment by involving medical care providers: effect of a Medicaid policy change
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    Health Serv Res 44:1144-56. 2009
    ..In 2004, the State of Wisconsin introduced a change to their Medicaid Policy allowing medical care providers to be reimbursed for fluoride varnish treatment provided to Medicaid enrolled children...
  19. pmc Medications prescribed in emergency departments for nontraumatic dental condition visits in the United States
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    Med Care 50:508-12. 2012
    ..Prior research has documented factors associated with nontraumatic dental condition (NTDC) visits to emergency departments (EDs), but little is known about the care received by patients in EDs for NTDC visits...
  20. doi request reprint Socio-demographics of adult orthodontic visits in the United States
    Joseph Whitesides
    Department of Developmental Sciences, School of Dentistry, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:489.e9-14. 2008
    ..We examined the demographic profile of likely adult users of orthodontic services and whether there is racial and ethnic disparity in orthodontic visits...
  21. ncbi request reprint Senior dental students' experience with Cariogram in a pediatric dentistry clinic
    Cesar D Gonzalez
    Division of Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Developmental Sciences, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    J Dent Educ 74:123-9. 2010
    ..Future studies should explore reasons why students do not feel inclined to use Cariogram as a caries risk assessment tool in their private practices even after being exposed to the tool in dental school...
  22. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in provision of dental procedures to children enrolled in Delta Dental insurance in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Pradeep Bhagavatula
    Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, WI, USA Division of Biostatistics, Institute for Health and Society, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA Delta Dental of Wisconsin, Stevens Point, WI, USA
    J Public Health Dent 74:50-6. 2014
    ..This study documents the rates of preventive, restorative, endodontic, and surgical dental procedures provided to children enrolled in Delta Dental of Wisconsin (DDWI) in Milwaukee...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dental students' perceptions of self-efficacy and cultural competence with school-based programs
    David Gundersen
    Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University School of Dentistry, P O Box 1881, Milwaukee, WI 53201 1881, USA
    J Dent Educ 76:1175-82. 2012
    ..03-4.00). Dental students' participation in a mandatory oral health education rotation was associated with an increase in self-efficacy and cultural competence, but not with their intent to provide dental care in school-based settings...
  24. ncbi request reprint Patterns of dental service utilization following nontraumatic dental condition visits to the emergency department in Wisconsin Medicaid
    Nicholas M Pajewski
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC, USA School of Dentistry, Department of Clinical Services, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Public Health Dent 74:34-41. 2014
    ..To examine patterns of dental service utilization for adult Medicaid enrollees in Wisconsin following nontraumatic dental condition (NTDC) visits to the emergency department (ED)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Dental visits by pediatric HIV-infected medical patients
    Christopher Okunseri
    N Y State Dent J 69:26-9. 2003
    ..The researchers believe that the study showed that a significant number of HIV-infected children on public insurance programs receiving consistent medical care had not visited any dental provider...
  26. ncbi request reprint Dental care access for Hispanics in Minnesota: a culturally sensitive medical and dental model
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Preventive Sciences, Division of Health Ecology, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Northwest Dent 82:41-4. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint Dental caries prevalence and treatment need among racial/ethnic minority schoolchildren
    Christopher Okunseri
    N Y State Dent J 68:20-3. 2002
    ..The study showed a difference in dental caries prevalence, but the treatment need percentages did not differ between Hispanics and African-Americans in both dentition...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of oral lesions and percent CD4+ T-lymphocytes in HIV-infected children on antiretroviral therapy
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Community Dentistry, Montefiore Medical Center, Affiliate of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 55455, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:5-11. 2003
    ..001). Compared to previous studies, overall prevalence estimates of oral lesions in this study was low. Children with low CD4 percent had more oral lesions, consistent with results from other HIV studies...