University Bio - Fransiskus Andrianto Tjiptowidjojo

Fransiskus  Andrianto Tjiptowidjojo

Clinical Assistant Professor

Fransiskus Andrianto Tjiptowidjojo
Contact Info:
Campus: Corktown Campus
Building: School of Dentistry
Room: DC 331
Phone: 313-494-6786
Fransiskus Andrianto Tjiptowidjojo


  • D.D.S., Airlangga University, Surabaya, Indonesia
  • M.S., Columbia University
  • D.D.S., University of Detroit Mercy


Prof. Tjiptowidjojo teaches prosthodontics, including fixed and removable prosthodontics, implant-prosthodontics and CAD/CAM dentistry to pre-doctoral Dental students. In addition, he is also involved as a guest lecturer in didactic courses. His responsibilities also include the integration of digital dental technology. He has special interest in interdisciplinary treatment approach especially in Periodontics-Prosthodontics. He also serves as an ad hoc reviewer for the Journal of Prosthodontics and Singapore Dental Journal. He lectures nationally and internationally on Prosthodontics.

He earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery from Airlangga University, Surabaya, Indonesia. He completed a Certificate in Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry from New York University. He earned a postdoctoral master's of science degree and Certificate Programs in Prosthodontics from Columbia University. He completed a Certificate in Implant Periodontal Prosthodontics Fellowship from University of Maryland. He also earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery from University of Detroit Mercy.

He is a Board-Certified Prosthodontist both in USA and Canada. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics, a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists, and a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. Tjiptowidjojo joined the university in 2015.

Research Activity

Current areas of dental research include: dental materials, fixed prosthodontics, implant-prosthodontics and aesthetic dentistry.

He is the co-author the following textbook chapter:

Chapter 15: Ceramic Veneers and Partial Coverage Restorations. Esthetics in Dentistry. 3rd Edition. Christian F.J. Stappert, DDS, MS, PhD; Ronald E. Goldstein, DDS; Fransiskus Andrianto Tjiptowidjojo, DDS, MS, and Stephen J. Chu, DMD, MSD, CDT.