Ritva Näpänkangas

Ritva Näpänkangas

D.D.S., PhD

Senior lecturer
Prosthetic Dentistry and Stomatognathic Physiology

29 peer reviewed publications in international journals.


Senior lecturer in Prosthodontic dentistry and Stomatognathic physiology.

Research interests

  • Temporomandibular disorders
  • Fixed prosthodontics
  • Follow-up study

Thesis supervisions

Treatment outcome of zirconia single crowns and fixed dental prostheses
Prevalence and associated risk factors of temporomandibular disorders (TMD) in the Northern Finland Birth Cohort (NFBC) 1966