Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Kesehatan Gigi is a journal aims to be a peer-reviewed platform and an authoritative source of information. We publish original research papers, review articles and case studies focused on dental nursing and dentistry as well as related topics. All papers are peer-reviewed by at least two referees. Jurnal Kesehatan Gigi is managed to be issued twice in every volume. The Scope of Jurnal Kesehatan Gigi is: 
1. Dental Nursing 
2. Dental Health 
3. Dentistry 
4. Community Dental Health 
5. Dental Health Promotion 
6. Dental Health Management 
7. Dental Health Remedies and Dental Disease Prevention


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Articles submitted to Jurnal Kesehatan Gigi will be evaluated through 2 stages of review, ie pre-review and substance review.

The pre-review of the article is carried out by the editorial team to review the conformity of the article with the focus and scope of the journal as well as the journal style and specific Jurnal Kesehatan Gigi writing guidelines. Plagiarism checking is carried out by using Google Scholar and Turnitin software. Duration of review between 1-2 weeks.

Substantial single-blind reviews are performed by at least 2 reviewers. Duration of review between 3-8 weeks. If desired, the reviewer may request a re-review after the author revises his/her article.

The decision of whether the article can be published is authorized by the Editor in Chief by considering recommendations from reviewers


Publication Frequency

Jurnal Kesehatan Gigi (JKG) is a Journal published online twice a year in the middle of the year (June) and in the end of the year (December).


Open Access Policy

Jurnal Kesehatan Gigi (p-ISSN: 2407-0866 e-ISSN: 2621-3664provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. The published articles will be available in Jurnal Kesehatan Gigi website and their full text can be download freely.