James L. Sheets, BA, DDS
James L. Sheets, BA, DDS

James L. Sheets, BA, DDS

Associate Professor
School of Dentistry

Expertise/Specializations

  • Prosthodontics

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Prosthodontics

Position

  • Associate Professor

Education

  • B.A. Biology, Pacific Lutheran University
  • Graduate Studies in Anatom, University of California, Davis
  • D.D.S. University of Californai, San Francisco
  • Prosthodontic Residency, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center

Certifications

Board Certified via American Board of Prosthodontics

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Sheets, J. L., Wilcox, C. W., Barkmeier, W. W., Nunn, M. E. The effect of phosphoric acid pre-etching and thermocycling on self-etching adhesive enamel bonding, Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, 107, 102-108, 2012
  • Wilcox, C. W., Sheets, J. L., Nilsson, D. E. Predoctoral Implant Education: The Creighton Experience at 20 Years, Journal of Prosthodontics : Official Journal of the American College of Prosthodontists, 19, 144-149, 2009
  • Wilcox, C. W., Sheets, J. L., Wilwerding, T. M. Accuracy of a fixed value nasion relator in facebow design, Journal of Prosthodontics : Official Journal of the American College of Prosthodontists, 17, 31-34, 2008
  • Sheets, J. L., Wilcox, C., Wilwerding, T. Cement Selection for Cement-Retained Crown Technique with Dental Implants, Journal of Prosthodontics : Official Journal of the American College of Prosthodontists, 2007
  • Sheets, J. L., Wilwerding, T. M. Die pin channel cleaner, Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, 94, 567, 2005

Publications

  • Implant diameter: Effect on stress in bone: Finite element analysis. S. J. McNally, C. Wilcox, M. P. Akhter, J. L. Sheets, J. R. Danforth and H. K. Chehal,, J Dent Implant, 87-90, 2013
  • The effect of pre-etching and thermocycling on self-etching adhesive enamel bonding. J. L. Sheets, C. W. Wilcox, W. W. Barkmeier and M. E. Nunn,, Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, 102-108, 2012
  • Implant diameter; effect on stress in bone: finite element analysis. CW Wilcox, MP Akhter, JR Danforth, JL Sheets, HK Chehal and SJ McNally, J Dent Res 91 (Special Issue A): Abstract Number, J Dent Res, 342, 2012
  • Predoctoral Implant Education: The Creighton Experience at 20 years. C. W. Wilcox, J. L. Sheets and D. E. Nilsson,, J Prosth Dent, 144-149, 2010
  • Effect of pre-etching and thermocycling on self-etching adhesive enamel bonding. J. Sheets, C. Wilcox and W. Barkmeier, Abstract, A-231,, Intern Assoc Dent Res, 2010

Presentations

  • Restoration of the Single Edentulous Space Creighton University Faculty In-Service, 2016
  • 22 Mar 2012 #342 Implant Diameter: Effect on Stress in Bone: Finite Element Analysis – Wilcox, Akhter, Danworth, Sheets, McNally (Presented by McNally) Oral Presentation American Association for Dental Research Tampa FL, 2012
  • 19 Sep 2011 Occlusal Concepts for Dental Hygienists Dental Hygiene Program Iowa Western Community College Council Bluffs, Iowa (1.5 hr), 2011
  • 24 Jan 2011 Mini-Implants Creighton University Faculty In-Service Creighton University School of Dentistry Omaha, Nebraska, 2011
  • 14 Sep 2010 Functional Occlusion and Concepts Dental Hygiene Program Iowa Western Community College Council Bluffs, Iowa (1.5 hrs), 2010
  • 22 Apr 2010 Implant Post-Insertion Maintenance Creighton University Spring Dental Assembly Omaha, Nebraska (1.5 hrs), 2010
  • 4 Mar 2010 Effect of Pre-etching and Thermocycling on Self-Etching Adhesive Enamel Bonding Poster Presentation American Association for Dental Research Washington D.C., 2010

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Fixed Prosthodontics Dental Occlusion Dental Implantology Dental Esthetics and Color Articulator Design and Function

Current Research Projects

  • Dental Esthetics Maxillofacial Prosthodontics

Awards and Honors

  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Omicron Kappa Upsilon , 2011