The Journal of Korean Academy of Conservative Dentistry is a peer-reviewed and open access journal providing up-to-date information regarding the research and developments on new knowledge and innovations pertinent to the field of contemporary clinical operative dentistry, restorative dentistry, and endodontics. In the field of operative and restorative dentistry, the journal deals with diagnosis, treatment planning, treatment concepts and techniques, adhesive dentistry, esthetic dentistry, tooth whitening, dental materials and implant restoration. For endodontics, the journal covers a variety of topics such as etiology of periapical lesions, outcome of endodontic treatment, surgical endodontics including replantation, transplantation and implantation, dental trauma, intracanal microbiology, endodontic materials (MTA, nikel-titanium instruments, etc.), molecular biology techniques, and stem-cell biology. The journal publishes original articles, review articles and case reports dealing with aforementioned topics from anybody in the world.