Students

Third-year dental student Katie Freeman with patient Martha Seeber in the clinic

A day in their scrubs

Meet fourth-year dental student Katie Freeman. Katie Freeman had not been working in the clinic long when she spotted something suspicious. As a Continue Reading →

Articles

Operation Lone Star: Students aid Hidalgo County

Operation Lone Star: Students aid Hidalgo County

The need for medical and dental care in South Texas is great. According to area news reports, just five minutes after doors opened on July 27, Operation Lone Star hit capacity for its dental and vision services provided for free on a first-come, first-served basis at La Joya Palmview High School. And that was after […]

July 28, 2015
Meeting the demand for patient-centered care

Meeting the demand for patient-centered care

The advent of new health care delivery models calls for professionals to focus on the total health needs of patients, and TAMBCD has responded with plans for community training expansion and a revamped postdoctoral degree program. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has pledged its support to this cause with $5.4 million in […]

July 16, 2015
Going the extra mile to help patients

Going the extra mile to help patients

When University of North Texas senior Leslie Powell learned about Miles for Smiles at a UNT Predental Association meeting, she joined the planning committee and got to work seeking potential sponsors. Elsewhere in Dallas, University of Texas at Dallas predental club members teamed up to visit more than 100 dental offices over several months to […]

July 1, 2015

Featured

Dr. Dean Hudson during his June 30 retirement reception

 TAMBCD retirements: Dr. Dean Hudson

It’s not easy overseeing a dental school’s clinical operations. Take, for instance, Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry, with 15 Continue Reading →

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Photo: Omni Dallas Hotel

Omni Hotel the destination for alumni reception, dental hygiene luncheon 

Dental and dental hygiene alumni of Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry are invited to join their classmates for a homecoming Continue Reading →

Experts

Center for Craniofacial Research and Diagnosis

Center for Craniofacial Research and Diagnosis

With an eye on translating discoveries from research bench to patient, the reinvigorated Center for Craniofacial Research and Diagnosis at Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry is the home for integration of basic and clinical research within the college and affiliated health centers.

July 23, 2015
Regenerative medicine in dentistry: Making strides toward a ‘bio-tooth’

Regenerative medicine in dentistry: Making strides toward a ‘bio-tooth’

NIH funding begins for TAMBCD researchers to unlock mysteries of tooth root formation  When it comes to regenerative medicine within dentistry, studies aimed toward whole tooth regeneration stand to revolutionize the future of dental treatment. There’s just one problem: In order to regenerate an entire tooth, researchers must first learn how to regenerate the tooth […]

June 10, 2015
Endodontics spotlight

Endodontics spotlight

Saving cracked teeth begins with early diagnosis and patient awareness It may begin as a tiny fissure on the chewing surface of the tooth. The patient may not even be aware of its presence as repeated stress causes the crack to advance downward, dangerously close to the pulp — nerve and blood vessels — and […]

April 30, 2015