Journal of Dental Surgery and Oral Health (JDSOH)

Open Access Journal

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Robert Celic, DDS, MD, PhD Professor
Department of Removable Prosthodontics
University of Zagreb

Robert Ćelić graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry University of Zagreb, Croatia in 1995. In the same year, he was employed as anassistantresearcher at the Department of Dental/Removable Prosthodontics. He received his master's degree with the topic "Examination of the relationship between temporomandibular disorders and the state of occlusion" in 1999. He passed his doctoral dissertation entitled "Investigation of temporomandibulardisorders using the research diagnostic criteria for temporomandibular disorders (RDC/TMD) protocol" in 2003. The specialization exam in dental prosthodontics passed in 2004. He was elected to the scientific-teaching title of assistant professor in 2007, associate professor in 2011, and full professor in 2021 at the Department of Removable Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry in Zagreb. As a Head of the Department of Removable Prosthodontics was elected in 2012 and his mandate lasts until today (he has been elected three times).

Within his professional activity, he shows special interest in the field of dental prosthodontics related to the problems of completely and partially edentulous patients (emphasis on the application of modern digital technologies such as CAD/CAM systems and 3D printing), as well as in diagnosis and treatment of patients with temporomandibular disorders. Furthermore, he focuses his interest in implantology and implant prosthodontics in the form of organizing and conducting working courses for specialist in dental prosthodontics, general dentists, and dental technicians. He holds the title of European Expert in Implantology verified by the European Association of Dental Implantologists (2017) in collaboration with the European Dental Association.

He actively participates as a lecturer in scientific and professional congresses in the country and abroad. He is a member of the Croatian Dental Chamber, Croatian Association of Dental Prosthodontics (became the President of the Association in 2022), International Association for Dental Research, International College of Prosthodontists, European Prosthodontics Association, International Consortium for RDC-TMD Research, Croatian Society of Dental Implantology, International Team for Implantology, European Association for Osseointegration, European Association of Dental Implantologists, etc.

  • Removable and fixed Prosthodontics
  • Implant-Prosthodontics
  • Implantology
  • Temporomandibular Disorders
  • Dental Occlusion
  • Dental Materials

  1. Pavlin M, Predan J, Gubeljak N, Ćelić R. Determination of the modulus of linearity of acrylic bases and acrylic teeth. Materials Testing. 2019; 61:953-9.
  2. Peršić S, Ćelić R, Vojvodić D, Petričević N, Kranjčić J, Zlatarić DK, Čelebić A. Oral Health-Related Quality of Life in Different Types of Mandibular Implant Overdentures in Function Longer Than 3 Years. Int J Prosthodont. 2016;29:28-30.
  3. Soldo M, Illeš D, Ćelić R, Knezović Zlatarić D. Assessment of color parameters on maxillary right central incisors using spectrophotometer and RAW mobile photos in different light conditions. ASCRO 2020;54:353-362.
  4. Udiljak Ž, Pezo H, Ćelić R. Gender-Dependent Quality of Shade Matching of Dental Professionals and Students. ASCRO. 2020;54:363-70.
  5. Svalina Z, Lončar Brzak B, Špalj S, Ćelić R, Terlević D, Pelivan I. Fixed Prosthodontics With Different Types of Support – A Pilot Study. Res J Pharm Biol  Chem Sci. 2019;10:970-7.
  6. Mage K, Ćelić R, Ćimić S, Dulčić N. Comparison of Parameters for Programming Adjustable Dental Articulators by Using Wax Eccentric Records and Arcus Digma Device.ASCRO. 2019:53(3):213-23.
  7. Udiljak Ž, Illeš D, Knezović Zlatarić D, Ćelić R. Effect of Clinical Experience on the Shade Matching Accuracy in Different Dental Occupational Groups. ASCRO. 2018; 52: 132 – 9.
  8. Galeković NH, Fugošić V, Braut V, Ćelić R. Reproducibility of Centric Relation Techniques by means of Condyle Position Analysis. Acta Stomatol Croat. 2017; 51(1):13-21.
  9. Holen Galeković N, Fugošić V, Braut V, Ćelić R. Influence of the Hinge Axis Transfer Modality on the Three-Dimensional Condylar Shift Between the Centric Relation and the Maximum Intercuspation Positions. Acta Stomatol Croat. 2015;49(1):36-44.
  10. Ćelić R, Braut V, Petričević N. Influence of Depression and Somatization on Acute and Chronic Orofacial Pain in Patients with Single or Multiple TMD Diagnoses. Coll Antropol. 2011;35:709-13.
  11. Petričević N, Guberina M, Ćelić R, Mehulić K, Krajnović M, Antonić R, Borčić J, Čelebić A. Use of digital photography in the reconstruction of the occlusal plane orientation. Med Glasnik. 2009; 6:243-8.
  12. Taguchi A, et al., OSPD International Collaborative Group (coauthor). Observer performance in diagnosing osteoporosis by dental panoramic radiographs: Results from the osteoporosis screening project in dentistry (OSPD). Bone. 2008; 43:209-213.
  13. Petričević N, Čelebić A, Ćelić R, Baučić-Božić M. Natural head position and inclination of craniofacial planes. Int J Prosthodont. 2006;19:279-80.
  14. Ćelić R, Pandurić J, Dulčić N. Psychologic Status in Patients with Temporomandibular Disorders. Int J Prosthodont. 2006;19:28-29.
  15. Dulčić N, Pandurić J, Kraljević S, Badel T, Ćelić R. Frequency of Internal Derangement of the Temporomandibular Joint in Elderly Individuals. Eur J Med Res. 2003;8:465-471.
  16. Dulčić N, Pandurić J, Kraljević S, Badel T, Ćelić R. Incidence of Temporomandibular Disorders at Tooth Loss in the Supporting Zones. Coll Antropol. 2003;27(Suppl):61-67.
  17. Ćelić R, Jerolimov V. Association of horizontal and vertical overlap with prevalence of temporomandibular disorders. J Oral Rehabil. 2002;29:588-93.
  18. Ćelić R, Jerolimov V, Pandurić J. A Study of the Influence of Occlusal Factors and Parafunctional Habits on the Prevalence of Temporomandibular Disorders. Int J Prosthodont. 2002;15:43-48.
  19. Ćelić R, Jerolimov V, Knezović Zlatarić D, Klaić B. Measurement of mandibular movements in patients with temporomandibular disorders and in asymptomatic subjects. Coll Antropol. 2003(Suppl 2);27:43-49.
  20. Ćelić R, Knezović Zlatarić D, Baučić I. Evaluation of denture stomatitis in Croatian adult population. Coll Antropol. 2001;25:317-26.
  21. Knezović Zlatarić D, Čelebić A, Valentić-Peruzović M, Ćelić R, Filipović-Zore I, Baučić M. The satisfaction with the removable partial denture therapy in the Croatian adult population. Coll Antropol. 2000;24:485-94.