Price, Richard

Phone: (902) 494-1226

Email: richard.price@dal.ca

Division Head / Professor, Department of Dental Clinical Sciences, Divisions of Fixed Prosthodontics, Comprehensive Care

Prosthodontist

Academic Credentials:
BDS (London), DDS (Dal), MS (Mich), FDS RCS (Edin), FRCD (C), PhD (Malmo)
Professional Appointments:
Professor of Prosthodontics and cross appointed in the School of Biomedical Engineering at Dalhousie University
Personal Website:



Price RB. Keynote Address: Light Beam Inhomogeneity From Curing Lights: Is This a Problem? IADR March 2018. Fort Lauderdale FL.

Price RB. Keynote Address; Dental Materials: Instruments and Equipment I. IADR March 2018. Fort Lauderdale FL.

Price RB, Sullivan B, O'Neill C. A Four-Year Follow Up on the Output From Valo Curing Lights. IADR March 2018. Fort Lauderdale FL.

Castro E, Fronza B, Azevedo V, Andrade O, Dos-Santos-Dias C, Giannini M, Price R. Effect of Thickness of CAD/CAM materials on Light Transmission. IADR March 2018. Fort Lauderdale FL.

Sword R, Mears B*, Quibeuf L, Bachand W, Mettenburg D, Steen A, Price RB, Rueggeberg FA. Ability of Freshman/Senior Students to Place Controlled Composite-Layer Thicknesses. Presented at the Student Clinic Day, Harrison Education Commons Building, Augusta University, Augusta, GA, February 15, 2017.

Sword R, Mears B*, Quibeuf L, Bachand W, Mettenburg D, Steen A, Price RB, Rueggeberg FA. Ability of Freshman/Senior Students to Place Controlled Composite-Layer Thicknesses. Presented at the 95th IADR/AADR/CADR General Session, San Francisco, CA, March 22-25, 2017. J Dent Res (Special Issue 96A): Abstract 3227, 2017.

Garnto TL*, Mettenburg D, Price RB, Rueggeberg FA. Acetone Immersion Time and Internal and External Measurements of Depth-of-Cure. Presented at the Student Clinic Day, Harrison Education Commons Building, Augusta University, Augusta, GA, February 15, 2017.

Garnto TL*, Mettenburg D, Price RB, Rueggeberg FA. Acetone Immersion Time and Internal and External Measurements of Depth-of-Cure. Presented at the 95th IADR/AADR/CADR General Session, San Francisco, CA, March 22-25, 2017. J Dent Res (Special Issue 96A): Abstract 3239, 2017.

Barcelos L, Rodrigues M, Vilela A, Rizo E, Giannini M, Price RB, Soares C.  Evaluation of Eye Protection Filters Used With LED Curing Lights. J Dent Res (Special Issue 96A): Abstract 2633, 2017.

Giannini M, Sahadi B, Andre C, Sebold M, Nima G, Palma-Dibb R, Soares C, Price RB. Effect of Tooth Brushing on the Surface of Bulk-Fill Composites. J Dent Res (Special Issue 96A): Abstract 1957, 2017.

Rueggeberg F, Keller T, Price RB, Mettenburg D. Composite Monomer Conversion Required to Resist Acetone Solvation. J Dent Res (Special Issue 96A): Abstract 1706, 2017.

Shimokawa CA, Price RB, Sullivan B, Turbino ML. Influence of on Irradiance, Emission Spectrum, on Resin Polymerization. J Dent Res (Special Issue 96A): Abstract 719, 2017.

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, Sullivan B, Price HL. Evaluation of Six LED Light Curing Units. J Dent Res (Special Issue 96A): Abstract 91, 2017.

Shimokawa C, Price RB, Harlow J, Turbino M. Accuracy of four dental radiometers. Academy of Dental Materials Annual Meeting, 12–15 October 2016 – Chicago, USA  Abstract 21. Dent Mater. 2016;32:e11-e2.

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. Light curing units - effect on posterior composite restorations. Encontro do Grupo Brasileiro de Materiais Dentarios, Uberlandia July 2016

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. Improving light-curing instruction in dental school. Encontro do Grupo Brasileiro de Materiais Dentarios, Uberlandia July 2016

Shimokawa CAK, Harlow JE, Turbino ML, Price RB. Emissao de luz, espectro de emissao e perfil do feixe de luz de seis equipamentos fotoativadores. Encontro do Grupo Brasileiro de Materiais Dentarios, Uberlandia July 2016

Kearns J, Lee C, Rueggeberg F, Price RB. Outcome assessment of the light curing ability of dental students. AADR/CADR 2016 #0168

Harlow J, Sullivan B, Rueggeberg F, Price R. Violet and blue light transmission through resin-based composities. AADR/CADR 2016 #0409

AlShaafi M, Price R. Effects of different curing modes and time on resin-based composites AADR/CADR 2016 #0410

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, Harlow J, Kearns J, Sullivan B. Power accuracy of a new dental radiometer AADR/CADR 2016 #0412

Sullivan B, Price R, Labrie D, Harlow J. Effect of polishing on the surface hardness of a bulk fill resin. AADR/CADR 2016 #0644

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Kobussen GA, Oxman JD, Sullivan B. Factors Affecting Light Transmission Through Resin-Composite During Polymerization. IADR 2015 #3398

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Rueggeberg FA, Labrie D, Sullivan B, Price TB. Light Transmission Used to Predict an Adequate Degree of Conversion of Resins. IADR 2015 #2215

Harlow JE, Sullivan B, Price RB, LaBrie D. Light Transmission Through Conventional and Bulk Filling Resin Based Composites. IADR 2015 #0668

Bhatt S, Price RB, Perry RD, Kugel G. Change in Bond Strength of Selected Bonding Agents Over Time. IADR 2015 #0816

Strassler H, Harlow J, Price RB, Sullivan B. Effect of Resin Contamination on the Curing Light Tip on Light Output. IADR 2015 #1971

AlShaffi, AlQahtanu M, Price RB. Effect of Intra-oral Temperature and Time on Resin-Based Composite Properties. IADR 2015 #2201

Pacheco RR, Agee K, Pashley D, Price RB, Giannini M, Rueggeberg FA. Monomer/Solvent Solubility Interaction Parameter Comparisons. IADR 2015 #3735

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, Michaud PL, Rueggeberg FA, Price H, Labrie D, AlShaafi M, AlQahtani MQ, Strassler H. Power and Irradiance Beam Uniformity from Budget Curing Lights. AADR 2014 #308

MacIntyre IC, Price RB, Seth S, Lee C, Strassler H. Light Curing Abilities of Dentists and Dental Students. AADR 2014 #805

Price TB, O'Keefe JP, Price RB, Strassler H. General Dental Practitioner's Knowledge About their Light Curing Unit. AADR 2014 #1080

AlQahtani MQ, Price RB, AlShaafi M, Labrie D, Strassler H, Price H. Irradiance and Power Output from Ten Budget Curing Lights. AADR 2014 #309

AlShaafi MM, AlQahtani MQ, Price RB. Effect of Different Porcelains and Shades on Curing Resin Cement. AADR 2014 #858

Youmans M, Beauchamp S, Kious AR, Price RB, Rueggeberg FA. Dam Material and Tissue Temperature Rise Using the VALO LED. AADR 2014 #311

Key W, Kious AR, Brackett W, Price RB, Rueggeberg FA. Usage Effect on Irradiance and Radiant Exposure from VALO LED. AADR 2014 #310.

Beauchamp S, Youmans M, Kious AR, Price RB, Rueggeberg FA. Effect of Dam Material on Transmitted Irradiance from VALO LED. AADR 2014 #310

Samaha S, Bhatt A, Perry R, Price R, Kugel G, Strassler H. Energy Delivery Based on Restoration Location and Light Curing Unit. AADR 2014 #314

Kunduru H, Price RB, Lee J, Kugel G, Perry RD. Effect of Curing Light on Depth of Cure. AADR 2014 #313

Samaha S, Bhatt S, Beninati C, Perry RD, Price RB, Strassler H. Effect of Instruction on Energy Delivered to Simulated Restorations. AADR 2014 #350

Kunduru H, Price R, Perry R. Effect of Mold Type on Depth of Cure. AADR 2014 #1152

Frazier KB, Rueggeberg FA, Price R. Teaching the Science and Clinical Application of Photo-curing. ADEA 2014

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. Effect of light beam inhomogeneity on the curing profile of two resins. European Dental Materials Conference 2013

Lee JG, Ramos EN, Price RB, Perry RD, Labrie D, Sullivan B. Effect of Loupes on Ocular Blue Light Hazard: Direct Viewing Paper IADR 2013 #674

Ramos, EN, Lee, JG, Price RB, Perry, RD, Labrie, D, Sullivan, B. Effect of Loupes on Ocular Blue Light Hazard: Indirect Viewing Paper IADR 2013 #675

Ramos EN, Lee, J, Brown AA, Price, RB, Labrie D, Sullivan, B. Effectiveness of Shields in Reducing The Ocular Blue Light Hazard Paper IADR 2013 #673

Michaud,P, Price RB, Kostylev I, Labrie D, Alqahtani MQ, Sullivan B. Relevance of Non-Uniform Light Output from Curing Lights. IADR 2013 Paper #679

Seth S, Lee C, Price RB, Alshaafi M. Effectiveness of Using MARC-PS to Teach Light Curing to Dental Students IADR 2013 Paper #2520

Alshaafi M, Alqahtani MQ, Haenel T, Price RB, Fahey J. Effect of Thickness on the Properties of Bulk Cured Resins IADR 2013 Paper #2434

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, Sullivan B, Labrie D, Kostylev I. Matching the Light Beam Profile to Resin Microhardness Maps IADR 2013 Paper #290

Alqahtani, MQ, Alshaafi, M, Price RB, Fahey J. Depth of Cure of Conventional and Bulk Filling Resin Composites. IADR 2013 Paper #2436

Seth S, Lee C, Price RB. Effect of Instruction on Light Curing Effectiveness. AADR 2012 Abstract # 720

Haenel T, Price RB, Labrie D, Moeginger,B, Steinhaus J, Hausnerová B. Real-Time Observation Of The Degree of Conversion With ATR-FTIR With Range of Camphorquinone-Concentrations. AOEDS 2012.

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F. Rueggeberg, Felix CM. Effect of Horizontal Tip Movement on Power and Frequency Delivery. IADR 2011 Abstract # 258

Lee C, Price RB, Felix CM. Effect of Infection Control Barriers on Curing Light Output. IADR 2011 Abstract # 2534

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, Kazami S, Lee C, Felix CM Manufacturer's Tip Irradiance vs. Dental Radiometer Reading vs. Irradiance Delivered. IADR 2011 Abstract # 261

Felix CM, Price RB. The Importance of Stating Disaggregated Irradiance Values from Curing Light. IADR 2011 Abstract # 260

Seth S, Price RB, Felix CM Effect of Time and Temperature on Dark-Setting of Cements. IADR 2011 Abstract # 1785

Price RB. Invited lecture on Dental Curing Lights and demonstrated MARC™. American Dental Association, Chicago November 2010.

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, Felix CM. Energy delivered to a simulated restoration at the 2010 AADR meeting. Dental Materials 2010: 26s(e36): Abstract 77.

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, Felix CM. Quantifying Light Energy Delivered to a Class I Restoration. IADR 2010: Abstract 467. {http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qyNdHdaRqY}

Rueggeberg F, Mutluay MM, Price RB, Felix CM. Efficacy of a Training Device for Increasing Curing Energy Delivery. IADR 2010: Abstract 4076.

Price RB
. Keynote address: ‘Total Energy-Are We Delivering Enough to Cure Resin Restorations?’ AADR March 2010: Abstract 150

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, Felix CM. Accuracy of an Energy Measurement System To Measure Curing Lights. AADR 2010: Abstract 723.

Lee C, Price RB, Felix CM. Reproducibility of an Intra-Oral Light Energy Measurement Device. AADR 2010: Abstract 722.

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, Felix CM. Light Beam Profiles from Four Curing Lights. AADR 2010: Abstract 721

McLeod M, Price RB, Felix CM. Total Energy Delivered to a Restoration Under Simulated Clinical Conditions. AADR 2010: Abstract 720

Rueggeberg F, Price RB, Felix CM, Mutluay MM. Effect of Light Tip Movement During Exposure on Composite Microhardness. AADR 2010: Abstract 466