Antti Tiisanoja



Antti Tiisanoja works as a part-time researcher fellow at the Research Unit of Oral heath Sciences in the University of Oulu's Medical Faculty. His main research intrest is medications effect on oral health with multidisciplinary approach (periodontology, cariology, oral medicine, oral physiology). His another focus area is geriatric dentistry and related research. He also teaches undergraduate dental students on periodontology and gerodontology. 

In addition to work at the university, he does clinical dentist work in public health care. 


Selected publications

  • Tiisanoja, A.; Syrjälä, A.-M.H.; Kullaa, A.; Ylöstalo, P. (2020) Anticholinergic Burden and Dry Mouth in Middle-Aged People. - JDR clinical and translational research 5 (1), 62-70 . [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Tiisanoja, A.; Syrjälä, A.-M.; Tertsonen, M.; Komulainen, K.; Pesonen, P.; Knuuttila, M.; Hartikainen, S.; Ylöstalo, P. (2019) Oral diseases and inflammatory burden and Alzheimer's disease among subjects aged 75 years or older. - Special care in dentistry 39 (2), 158-165 . [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Tiisanoja, Antti (2018) Sedative load and oral health among community-dwelling older people. - Acta Universitatis Ouluensis. Series D, Medica 1444. Oulu. Artikkeliväitöskirja. 94. [Original]
  • Tiisanoja, Antti; Syrjälä, Anna-Maija; Komulainen, Kaija; Lampela, Pasi; Hartikainen, Sirpa; Taipale, Heidi; Knuuttila, Matti; Ylöstalo, Pekka (2018) Anticholinergic burden and dry mouth among Finnish, community-dwelling older adults. - Gerodontology 35 (1), 3-10 . [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Tiisanoja, A.; Syrjälä, A-M; Komulainen, K.; Hartikainen, S.; Taipale, H.; Knuuttila, M.; Ylöstalo, P. (2018) The association of medications with sedative properties with oral health behaviour in community-dwelling older people. - International journal of dental hygiene 16 (2), E17-E22 . [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Tiisanoja, A.; Syrjälä, A.M.; Komulainen, K.; Hartikainen, S.; Taipale, H.; Knuuttila, M.; Ylöstalo, P. (2017) Sedative load, carious teeth and infection in the periodontium among community-dwelling older people. - Gerodontology 34 (1), 13-23 . [Original] [Self-archived]