Xia lab Publications


A clinically validated prediction method for facial soft-tissue changes following double-jaw surgery
Kim, D, Ho, DCY, Mai, H, Zhang, X, Shen, SGF, Shen, S, Yuan, P, Liu, S, Zhang, G, Zhou, X, Gateno, J, Liebschner, MAK & Xia, JJ 2017, Medical Physics, vol 44, no. 8, pp. 4252-4261. DOI:

Design, development and clinical validation of computer-aided surgical simulation system for streamlined orthognathic surgical planning
Yuan, P, Mai, H, Li, J, Ho, DCY, Lai, Y, Liu, S, Kim, D, Xiong, Z, Alfi, DM, Teichgraeber, JF, Gateno, J & Xia, JJ 2017, International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, pp. 1-15. DOI:

New approach to establish an object reference frame for dental arch in computer-aided surgical simulation
Li, J, Yuan, P, Chang, CM, Ho, DCY, Lo, YF, Shen, S, Kim, D, Teichgraeber, JF, Alfi, DM, Gateno, J & Xia, JJ 2017, International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. DOI:

There is variability in our perception of the standard head orientation
Hughes, GN, Gateño, J, English, JD, Teichgraeber, JF & Xia, JJ 2017, International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. DOI:

Reconstruction-Based Digital Dental Occlusion of the Partially Edentulous Dentition
Zhang, J, Xia, JJ, Li, J & Zhou, X 2017, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, vol 21, no. 1, pp. 201-210. DOI:

Improved Rubin–Bodner model for the prediction of soft tissue deformations
Zhang, G, Xia, JJ, Liebschner, M, Zhang, X, Kim, D & Zhou, X 2016, Medical Engineering and Physics, vol 38, no. 11, pp. 1369-1375. DOI:

Automatic Craniomaxillofacial Landmark Digitization via Segmentation-Guided Partially-Joint Regression Forest Model and Multiscale Statistical Features
Zhang, J, Gao, Y, Wang, L, Tang, Z, Xia, JJ & Shen, D 2016, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol 63, no. 9, 7336501, pp. 1820-1829. DOI:

Prediction of soft tissue deformations after CMF surgery with incremental kernel ridge regression
Pan, B, Zhang, G, Xia, JJ, Yuan, P, Ip, HHS, He, Q, Lee, PKM, Chow, B & Zhou, X 2016, Computers in Biology and Medicine, vol 75, pp. 1-9. DOI:

A new design of CAD/CAM surgical template system for two-piece narrowing genioplasty
Li, B, Shen, SG, Yu, H, Li, J, Xia, JJ & Wang, X 2016, International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, vol 45, no. 5, pp. 560-566. DOI:

The primal sagittal plane of the head: A new concept
Gateno, J, Jajoo, A, Nicol, M & Xia, JJ 2016, International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, vol 45, no. 3, pp. 399-405. DOI:

Two-stage simulation method to improve facial soft tissue prediction accuracy for orthognathic surgery
Kim, D, Chang, CM, Ho, DCY, Zhang, X, Shen, S, Yuan, P, Mai, H, Zhang, G, Zhou, X, Gateno, J, Liebschner, MAK & Xia, JJ 2016, . in Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention - MICCAI 2016 - 19th International Conference, Proceedings. vol. 9900 LNCS, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 9900 LNCS, Springer Verlag, pp. 559-567, 1st International Workshop on Simulation and Synthesis in Medical Imaging, SASHIMI 2016 held in conjunction with 19th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention, MICCAI 2016, Athens, Greece, 21-21 October. DOI:

Automated segmentation of CBCT image with prior-guided sequential random forest
Wang, L, Gao, Y, Shi, F, Li, G, Chen, KC, Tang, Z, Xia, JJ & Shen, D 2016, . in Medical Computer Vision: Algorithms for Big Data - International Workshop, MCV 2015 and Held in Conjunction with MICCAI 2015, Revised Selected Papers. vol. 9601, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 9601, Springer Verlag, pp. 72-82, International Workshop on Medical Image Computing for Computer Assisted Intervention, 2015 MICCAI, Germany, Germany, 9-9 October. DOI:

Fem simulation with realistic sliding effect to improve facial-soft-tissue-change prediction accuracy for orthognathic surgery
Kim, D, Mai, H, Chang, CM, Ho, DCY, Zhang, X, Shen, S, Yuan, P, Zhang, G, Gateno, J, Zhou, X, Liebschner, MAK & Xia, JJ 2016, . in Medical Imaging and Augmented Reality - 7th International Conference, MIAR 2016, Proceedings. vol. 9805, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 9805, Springer Verlag, pp. 27-37, 7th International Conference on Medical Imaging and Augmented Reality, MIAR 2016, Bern, Switzerland, 24-26 August. DOI:

A novel computer-aided surgical simulation (CASS) system to streamline orthognathic surgical planning
Yuan, P, Ho, DCY, Chang, CM, Li, J, Mai, H, Kim, D, Shen, S, Zhang, X, Zhou, X, Xiong, Z, Gateno, J & Xia, JJ 2016, . in Medical Imaging and Augmented Reality - 7th International Conference, MIAR 2016, Proceedings. vol. 9805, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 9805, Springer Verlag, pp. 3-14, 7th International Conference on Medical Imaging and Augmented Reality, MIAR 2016, Bern, Switzerland, 24-26 August. DOI:

Automated segmentation of dental CBCT image with prior-guided sequential random forests
Wang, L, Gao, Y, Shi, F, Li, G, Chen, K-C, Tang, Z, Xia, JJ & Shen, D 2016, Medical Physics, vol 43, no. 1, pp. 336. DOI:

Prediction of facial soft tissue deformations with improved rubin-bodner model after craniomaxillofacial (CMF) surgery
Zhang, G, Xia, JJ, Zhang, X & Zhou, X 2015, . in Proceedings - International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP. vol. 2015-December, 7351312, IEEE Computer Society, pp. 2796-2800, IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP 2015, Quebec City, Canada, 27-30 September. DOI:

A Modified Method of Proximal Segment Alignment After Sagittal Split Ramus Osteotomy for Patients With Mandibular Asymmetry
Liu, Z, Shen, S, Xia, JJ & Wang, X 2015, Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, vol 73, no. 12, pp. 2399-407. DOI:

A Geometric Classification of Jaw Deformities
Gateno, J , Alfi, D , Xia, JJ & Teichgraeber, JF 2015, Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, vol 73, no. 12 Suppl, pp. S26-31. DOI:

Algorithm for planning a double-jaw orthognathic surgery using a computer-aided surgical simulation (CASS) protocol. Part 2: Three-dimensional cephalometry
Xia, JJ , Gateno, J, Teichgraeber, JF, Yuan, P, Li, J, Chen, K-C, Jajoo, A, Nicol, M & Alfi, DM 2015, International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, vol 44, no. 12, pp. 1441-1450. DOI:

Algorithm for planning a double-jaw orthognathic surgery using a computer-aided surgical simulation (CASS) protocol. Part 1: Planning sequence
Xia, JJ , Gateno, J, Teichgraeber, JF, Yuan, P, Chen, KC, Li, J, Zhang, X, Tang, Z & Alfi, DM 2015, International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, vol 44, no. 12, pp. 1431-1440. DOI: