Diermen, D.E. van

+31 20 59 80654
acta ( mondgezondh )
Lecturer (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery)


  • Medical-dental interaction
  • Internal medicine
  • Dental treatment of medically complex patients

Professional interests

  • Anticoagulation
  • Evidence based clinical practice guidelines in dentistry

Professional employment history

2007-presentResearch project at ACTA: Guideline development on dental procedures in patients using oral antithrombotic medication
2005Recipient of ACTA Teaching Award 2005
1995-presentLecturer at Dept. of Internal Medicine at the Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA)
1994Internship Internal Medicine Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Netherlands
1993Medical degree Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Netherlands
1991Research project: Genetic Aspects of Familial Hypercholesterolemia at the department of Prof. Michael Hayden, Human Genetics, Vancouver, Canada
1987Junior-researcher at the department of Thrombosis Haemostasis and Inflammation Research, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Netherlands
1984Start of medical study at University of Amsterdam
1982Graduation Atheneum-B in Amsterdam

Selected scientific publications

JC Defesche, DE van Diermen, PJ Lansberg, RJ Lamping, PWA Reymer, MR Hayden and JP Kastelein.
South African founder mutations in the low-density lipoprotein receptor gene causing Familial Hypercholesterolemia in the Dutch population. Human Genetics 1993; 92: 567-570.
D.E. van Diermen, H.S. Brand, A. Vissink. Het belang van een goede medische anamnese. Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd mei 2006; 113: 172-175
D.E. van Diermen, J. Hoogstraten, I. van der Waal. Bloedige ingrepen bij patiënten met antitrombotica: nieuwe inzichten. Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd. 2008;115: 225-229.
C.D. Wierink, D.E. van Diermen, I.H.A. Aartman, H.S.A. Heymans. Dental enamel defects in children with celiac disease. Eur J Ped Dent 2007; 17: 163-168.
D.E. van Diermen, I.H.A. Aartman, J.A. Baart,  J. Hoogstraten, I. van der Waal. Dental management of patients using antithrombotic drugs: Critical appraisal of
existing guidelines. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 2009;
107: 616-624. 

Proefschrift Denise van Diermen (april 2013)

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS (from 1999 until now)