Journal Information

Why publish in International Journal of Oral Science?

  • Covers all disciplines oral science and fields like basic, applied & clinical research.
  • International Editorial Board spans the breadth of the coverage of the journal.
  • High visibility for your work with open access.


Aims and scope

The International Journal of Oral Science seeks to publish all aspects of oral science and interdisciplinary fields, including basic, applied and clinical research. Please go to Aims and scope page for more details.


The international standard serial number (ISSN) for International Journal of Oral Science is 1674-2818, and the electronic international standard serial number (eISSN) is 2049-3169.

About the Editors

International Journal of Oral Science is led by Editor-in-Chief Professor Xue-dong Zhou, please go to  ‘about the editors’ page for further information.

Editorial Board

International Journal of Oral Science's international Editorial Board spans the breadth of the coverage of the journal –read more about the Editorial Board.

Abstracted & Indexed in

International Journal of Oral Science is now abstracted & indexed by Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE), Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, PubMed Central (PMC), MEDLINE, Scopus and Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ). 

Journal Metrics

Article metrics such as number of downloads, citations and online attention are available from each article page, and provide an overview of the attention received by a paper.

2022 Citation Metrics

2-year Impact Factor*: 14.9
5-year Impact Factor*: 10.7
Immediacy index*: 1.8
Eigenfactor® score*: 0.00301
Article influence score*: 1.9
Journal Citation Indicator*: 6.04

SNIP**: 3.420
SJR***: 2.603

*2022 Journal Citation Reports® Science Edition (Clarivate Analytics, 2023)
**Source-normalized Impact per Paper (Scopus)
***SCImago Journal Rank (Scopus)

2022 Peer Review Metrics

Submission to first editorial decision: 13 days
Submission to Accept: 118 days

2022 Usage Metrics

Downloads: 475,118
Altmetric mentions: 2,347