Alex Fok
  • Professor and Director, Minnesota Dental Research Center for Biomaterials and Biomechanics, School of Dentistry

Dr. Alex Fok is the Director of the Minnesota Dental Research Center for Biomaterials and Biomechanics (MDRCBB) and a professor in the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities’ Department of Restorative Sciences. The MDRCBB works closely with the dental industry to develop next-generation oral health care solutions. The center received the Gies Award for Vision - Private or Public Partner from the American Dental Education Association in 2013. Dr. Fok has expertise in structural and stress analysis. His research activities cover a range of topics in dental biomechanics, both at a fundamental level and related to practical applications. Dr. Fok is a visiting professor at Guanghua School of Stomatology, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China.