Dental


Faculty member receives national dentistry award

December 8, 2016
 

John Rugh, Ph.D., from the School of Dentistry at the UT Health San Antonio, recently received the Evidence-Based Dentistry Faculty Award for accomplished faculty members. It is a joint award from the American Dental Association and the American Association of Dental Research.

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John Rugh, Ph.D., receives national dental honor

December 7, 2016
 

John Rugh, Ph.D., from the School of Dentistry at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio, recently received the Evidence-Based Dentistry Faculty Award for accomplished faculty members. It is a joint award from the American Dental Association and the American Association of Dental Research.

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RDH Magazine: Collaborative care: Periodontist urges that hygienists be part of the triangle of periodontal care

December 1, 2016
 

For as long as I have been in practice, I’ve come to understand that referrals to the periodontist can be a touchy subject for general dentistry offices. Read the full story at RDH Magazine

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Miles of Smiles-Laredo

Miles of Smiles-Laredo brightens oral health for kids

November 11, 2016
 

If one child’s smile can warm the heart, imagine what tens of thousands can do. That’s the reality in Laredo, where Miles of Smiles-Laredo has been brightening the world for thousands of children–and their families–since 2006. Miles of Smiles-Laredo is a School of Dentistry public health program for children living in Webb County. It is […]

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Science Expo Nov. 12 will give 1,500 teens a hands-on introduction to health careers

November 10, 2016
 

Approximately 1,500 high school and college students from throughout South Texas will learn how to perform dissections, intubate manikins, start an intravenous (IV) line and much more at the Health Professions Fair and Science Expo of the UT Health Science Center San Antonio. The event will be held on Saturday, Nov. 12, at the UT Health Science Center campus, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive.

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Cara Gonzales, DDS, Ph.D.

TPR: Oral cancer in the cross hairs at dental school

October 14, 2016
 

In a lab at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, dental researcher Cara Gonzales, D.D.S., Ph.D., shared some promising news. Read the full story

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