Eiichiro Ariji

Prof. Eiichiro Ariji 

Aichi-Gakuin University, Japan



1991 PhD, Kyushu University, Faculty of Dentistry
1981 DDS, Kyushu University, Faculty of Dentistry
1974 Graduated from High School

Publications (Selected)

  1. Naitoh M, Hayashi H, Tsukamoto N, Ariji E. Labial bone assessment surrounding dental implant using cone-beam computed tomography: an in vitro study. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2011 Aug 3. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0501.2011.02249.x. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 22092916.
  2. Fuyamada M, Nawa H, Shibata M, Yoshida K, Kise Y, Katsumata A, Ariji E, Goto S. Reproducibility of landmark identification in the jaw and teeth on 3-dimensional cone-beam computed tomography images. Angle Orthod. 2011 Sep;81(5):843-9. Epub 2011 May 13. PubMed PMID: 21568647.
  3. Naitoh M, Yoshida K, Nakahara K, Gotoh K, Ariji E. Demonstration of the accessory mental foramen using rotational panoramic radiography compared with cone-beam computed tomography. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2011 Dec;22(12):1415-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0501.2010.02116.x. Epub 2011 Mar 8. PubMed PMID: 21382086.
  4. Naitoh M, Aimiya H, Hirukawa A, Ariji E. Morphometric analysis of mandibular trabecular bone using cone beam computed tomography: an in vitro study. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2010 Nov-Dec;25(6):1093-8. PubMed PMID: 21197484.
  5. Naitoh M, Suenaga Y, Gotoh K, Ito M, Kondo S, Ariji E. Observation of maxillary sinus septa and bony bridges using dry skulls between Hellman's dental age of IA and IIIC. Okajimas Folia Anat Jpn. 2010 Aug;87(2):41-7. PubMed PMID:20882766.
  6. Ariji Y, Katsumata A, Hiraiwa Y, Izumi M, Sakuma S, Shimizu M, Kurita K, Ariji E. Masseter muscle sonographic features as indices for evaluating efficacy of massage treatment. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010 Oct;110(4):517-26. Erratum in: Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010 Dec;110(6):809. PubMed PMID: 20868996.
  7. Goto S, Kurita K, Kuroiwa Y, Hatano Y, Kohara K, Izumi M, Ariji E. Clinical and Dental Computed Tomographic Evaluation 1 Year After Coronectomy. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2011 Dec 29. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 22209102.
  8. Ariji Y, Morita M, Katsumata A, Sugita Y, Naitoh M, Goto M, Izumi M, Kise Y, Shimozato K, Kurita K, Maeda H, Ariji E. Imaging features contributing to the diagnosis of ameloblastomas and keratocystic odontogenic tumours: logistic regression analysis. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2011 Mar;40(3):133-40. PubMed PMID: 21346078.
  9. Naitoh M, Nabeshima H, Hayashi H, Nakayama T, Kurita K, Ariji E. Postoperative assessment of incisor dental implants using cone-beam computed tomography. J Oral Implantol. 2010;36(5):377-84. Epub 2010 Jun 14. PubMed PMID: 20545543.
  10. Naitoh M, Hirukawa A, Katsumata A, Ariji E. Prospective study to estimate mandibular cancellous bone density using large-volume cone-beam computed tomography. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2010 Dec;21(12):1309-13. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0501.2010.01950.x. PubMed PMID: 20497440.
  11. Ariji Y, Taguchi A, Sakuma S, Miki M, Asawa T, Uchida K, Yoshinari N, Hiraiwa Y, Kise Y, Izumi M, Naitoh M, Katsumata A, Ariji E. Magnetic resonance T2-weighted IDEAL water imaging for assessing changes in masseter muscles caused by low-level static contraction. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010 Jun;109(6):908-16. Epub 2010 Mar 25. PubMed PMID: 20346711.
  12. Naitoh M, Nakahara K, Suenaga Y, Gotoh K, Kondo S, Ariji E. Comparison between cone-beam and multislice computed tomography depicting mandibular neurovascular canal structures. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010 Jan;109(1):e25-31. PubMed PMID: 20123365.
  13. Hishikawa T, Izumi M, Naitoh M, Furukawa M, Yoshinari N, Kawase H, Matsuoka M, Noguchi T, Ariji E. The effect of horizontal X-ray beam angulation on the detection of furcation defects of mandibular first molars in intraoral radiography. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2010 Feb;39(2):85-90. PubMed PMID: 20100919.
  14. Nakata K, Naitoh M, Izumi M, Ariji E, Nakamura H. Evaluation of correspondence of dental Computed Tomography imaging to anatomic observation of external root resorption. J Endod. 2009 Nov;35(11):1594-7. Epub 2009 Jul 10. PubMed PMID: 19840655.
  15. Kondo S, Naitoh M, Futagami C, Hanamura H, Goto K, Ariji E, Takai M.Observation of lateral mandibular protuberance in Taiwan macaque (Macaca cyclopis) using computed tomography imaging. Front Oral Biol. 2009;13:60-4. Epub 2009 Sep 21. PubMed PMID: 19828971.
  16. Hatano Y, Kurita K, Kuroiwa Y, Yuasa H, Ariji E. Clinical evaluations of coronectomy (intentional partial odontectomy) for mandibular third molars using dental computed tomography: a case-control study. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2009 Sep;67(9):1806-14. PubMed PMID: 19686914.
  17. Ariji Y, Katsumata A, Hiraiwa Y, Izumi M, Iida Y, Goto M, Sakuma S, Ogi N, Kurita K, Ariji E. Use of sonographic elastography of the masseter muscles for optimizing massage pressure: a preliminary study. J Oral Rehabil. 2009 Sep;36(9):627-35. Epub 2009 Jul 7. PubMed PMID: 19602100.
  18. Naitoh M, Nakahara K, Hiraiwa Y, Aimiya H, Gotoh K, Ariji E. Observation of buccal foramen in mandibular body using cone-beam computed tomography. Okajimas Folia Anat Jpn. 2009 May;86(1):25-9. PubMed PMID: 19522303.
  19. Naitoh M, Suenaga Y, Kondo S, Gotoh K, Ariji E. Assessment of maxillary sinus septa using cone-beam computed tomography: etiological consideration. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res. 2009 Oct;11 Suppl 1:e52-8. Epub 2009 May 7. PubMed PMID: 19438951.
  20. Naitoh M, Katsumata A, Kubota Y, Hayashi M, Ariji E. Relationship between cancellous bone density and mandibular canal depiction. Implant Dent. 2009 Apr;18(2):112-8. PubMed PMID: 19359861.
  21. Naitoh M, Hiraiwa Y, Aimiya H, Ariji E. Observation of bifid mandibular canal using cone-beam computerized tomography. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2009 Jan-Feb;24(1):155-9. PubMed PMID: 19344041.
  22. Naitoh M, Hirukawa A, Katsumata A, Ariji E. Evaluation of voxel values in mandibular cancellous bone: relationship between cone-beam computed tomography and multislice helical computed tomography. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2009 May;20(5):503-6. Epub 2009 Feb 25. PubMed PMID: 19250241.
  23. Inamoto K, Horiba N, Senda S, Naitoh M, Ariji E, Senda A, Nakamura H. Possibility of root canal preparation by Er:YAG laser. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2009 Jan;107(1):e47-55. PubMed PMID: 19101483.
  24. Ariji Y, Fuwa N, Kodaira T, Tachibana H, Nakamura T, Satoh Y, Ariji E. False-positive positron emission tomography appearance with 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose after definitive radiotherapy for cancer of the mobile tongue. Br J Radiol. 2009 Jan;82(973):e3-7. PubMed PMID: 19095811.
  25. Naitoh M, Hiraiwa Y, Aimiya H, Gotoh K, Ariji E. Accessory mental foramen assessment using cone-beam computed tomography. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2009 Feb;107(2):289-94. Epub 2008 Dec 13. PubMed PMID: 19071039.