Aims and scope
Maxillofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that publishes clinical and basic research on the epidemiology, etiology, treatment, and prevention of congenital and acquired anomalies/defects involving the oral and maxillofacial regions. The journal focuses on investigating the causative factors of oral and maxillofacial anomalies/defects and the development of surgical methods and materials for morphological reconstruction or functional restoration. Maxillofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is the official journal of the Korean Association of Maxillofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons.
The journal welcomes high quality original articles, case/technical reports, collective or current reviews, editorials, and brief communications and covers the following main subjects:
• Congenital deformity of maxillofacial area
• Dental and maxillofacial reconstruction
• Tissue engineering related to maxillofacial reconstruction
• Cosmetic surgery and related material research of maxillofacial area
• Orthognathic surgery-related research
• Temporomandibular joint reconstruction
• Anatomic research of maxillofacial area
This journal was supported by the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies (KOFST) Grant funded by the Korean Government.
The Journal of Korean Association of Maxillofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons by the Korean Association of Maxillofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons was launched in 1978 and re-launched at Springer as an open access publication in 2015. For previous volumes please visit: http://www.kamprs.or.kr/sub4/contents02.php
Maxillofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is affiliated with the Korean Association of Maxillofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
2017 Journal Metrics
24 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
20 days to first decision for all manuscripts
46 days from submission to acceptance
18 days from acceptance to publication
12 Altmetric mentions
- ISSN: 2288-8586