Dental

Dr. Hicks named vice-chair of dental accreditation commission

February 26, 2019
 

Jeffery Hicks, D.D.S., professor of comprehensive dentistry, has been appointed as vice-chair of the Commission on Dental Accreditation for 2019. The commission serves the public and profession by developing and implementing accreditation standards that promote and monitor the continuous quality and improvement of dental education programs. It employs a collaborative peer review accreditation process to […]

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KENS 5: A win-win for San Antonio students young and old

February 11, 2019
 

Several dozen kids were bussed to the UT Health San Antonio’s School of Dentistry Friday morning, where they received free dental care from college students. Watch the full story at KENS 5

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Dental students provide free care to Edgewood second-graders

February 1, 2019
 

A second-grader from Edgewood Independent School District must have had a really good dental checkup on Feb. 1, “Give Kids a Smile Day.” Leaving the exam area, he danced to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller,” playing on one of the dental student’s phones. He did the robot, the smooth criminal lean and of course, the moonwalk, as […]

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New dean named for School of Dentistry

October 9, 2018
 

Dr. Loomer currently serves as chair of the Ashman Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry and director of the Center for Global Oral Health Sciences at New York University College of Dentistry.

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School of Dentistry acquires advanced, multiple 3D printer

September 27, 2018
 

Automated system combines up to 10 different 3D printers into one unit and will automatically run the units.

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Dr. Hargreaves honored with Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Dental Research

September 18, 2018
 

The award is presented once every three years to honor individuals who contribute to the advancement of the dental profession or who help improve the oral health of the community through basic or clinical research.

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