Associate Professor
Section of Oral Public Health
Department of Preventive and Public Health Dentistry
Division of Public Health & Human Sciences

Dr. Nao Taniguchi was awarded her Ph.D. from Kyushu University in 2002. She worked as a researcher at Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and an assistant professor at Ohu University School of Dentistry She came to Fukuoka Dental College in 2005 and has been a lecturer at FDC since 2009. Her clinical work mainly involves halitosis treatment including counseling, oral malodor measurement, diagnostic examination, lectures to prevent and improve oral malodor. Her research, which she cooperates with other universities and enterprises, aims to develop prophylaxis for diseases that cause oral malodor, pneumonia and others that are related to oral bacteria. As for teaching, she gives lectures on halitosis, preventive dentistry and medical communication.

Research work by TANIGUCHI Nao