Ingeborg Johanna De Kok , DDS, MS,



  • Certificate, Dental Implant, UNC Adams School of Dentistry, 2003
  • MS, Prosthodontics, UNC Adams School of Dentistry, 2002
  • DDS, Universidad Central De Venezuela, 1997


Ingeborg J. De Kok is an associate professor of posthodontics at the UNC Adams School of Dentistry. She has been a faculty member since 2004. She is board eligible of the American Board of Prosthodontics and practices at Carolina Dentistry.

She specializes in restoring esthetics and function for her patients with emphasis in replacing missing tooth structures with dental implants, crowns, veneers and dentures. She maintains a long-standing commitment to excellence in dental practice.

De Kok is currently the course director for removable prosthodontics II. Her teaching responsibilities include preclinical and clinical fixed, removable and implant prosthodontics. Dr. De Kok is a member of the American College of Prosthodontists, the Academy of Osseointegration, the International Association for Dental Research, the American Association for Dental Research, the American Dental Association, the American Dental Education Association, Omicron Kappa Upsilon and the American Association of Women Dentists.

De Kok’s main research interests include dental implants complications, patient outcomes with dental implant therapy, and epigenetic changes around peri-implantitis. She lectures nationally and internationally in the subject of implant dentistry.