Slot, D.E.

+31 20 59 80179
acta ( mondgezondh )
Assistant professor (Periodontology and Oral Radiology)


  • Systematic Reviews
  • Clinical research
  • Oral hygiene/Periodontology

Professional interests

  • Efficacy and safety of oral hygiene products
  • Treatment and prevention of dental plaque/periodontal diseases 
  • Research methodology

Professional employment history

2016-presentCPT- Oral radiology
2007-presentCPT- Periodontology at Research group Prevention & Therapy.
2015PhD (ACTA-UvA) Prevention of gingivitis and treatment of periodontitis –chlorhexidine gels and dental lasers-
2007Bachelor of Health, Dental Hygiene (INHOLLAND Amsterdam) 
2003-2005Master of Science, Evidence Based Practice (AMC-UvA)
1999-2001Master of Education level, Incompany opleiding Leraren Opleiding Verpleegkunde (University of applied sciences, Hogeschool van Utrecht)
1997-1999Bachelor of Education, PABO (University of applied sciences, Educatieve Faculteit Amsterdam)
1994-1997Dental Hygienist Diploma (University of applied sciences, Hogeschool van Utrecht)

Van der Weijden FA, Slot DE.
Efficacy of homecare regimens for mechanical plaque removal in managing gingivitis a meta review. J Clin Periodontol. 2015 Apr;42 Suppl 16:S77-91. doi: 10.1111/jcpe.12359. PubMed PMID: 25597787.

Sälzer S, Slot DE, Van der Weijden FA, Dörfer CE. Efficacy of inter-dental mechanical plaque control in managing gingivitis--a meta-review. J Clin Periodontol. 2015 Apr;42 Suppl 16:S92-105. doi: 10.1111/jcpe.12363. PubMed PMID: 25581718.

Van der Weijden FA, Van der Sluijs E, Ciancio SG, Slot DE. Can Chemic Mouthwash Agents Achieve Plaque/Gingivitis Control? Dent Clin North Am. 2015 Oct;59(4):799-829. doi: 10.1016/j.cden.2015.06.002. Review. PubMed PMID: 26427569.

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS (from 1999 until now)