John K. Schulte, DDS, MSD

Emeritus, Department of Restorative Sciences

John K. Schulte

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-625-7954

Fax 612-626-2655

Office Address:
9-176 Moos Tower
515 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

DDS, University of Nebraska College of Dentistry, 1969-73

MSD, University of Washington Graduate Dental Education (Dentistry and Certificate in Prosthodontics), 1976-1978


Dr. Schulte is an Emeritus in the Division of Prosthodontics within the department of Restorative Sciences. He has authored publications in the fields of occlusion, TMD disorders and dental implants. His current research interests are the identification of physical factors which determine long term dental implant survival.

Dr. Schulte is very active in continuing dental education. He has presented numerous programs locally, nationally and internationally. The most satisfying aspect of his career has been the experience of watching his students learn and mature into fine clinicians.


Research Summary/Interests

Current course responsibilities in undergraduate and graduate education, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry:

Course Director

Current Literature Review
Grad Pros Treatment Planning Seminar
Advanced Technical Restorative Dentistry
Graduate Occlusion
Advantage Clinical Prosthodontics


Schulte, JK: Manufacturing Tolerances of the External Hex of Six Implant Systems.Implant Dentistry3:51-53, 1994.

Schulte, JKand Coffey J: Comparison of Screw Retention of Nine Abutment Systems.Implant Dentistry, Vol. 6, 1997.