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Cells from dental pulp could be used to treat sight-stealing macular degeneration
Shivani H. Patel grew up in Methuen, Massachusetts, on a steady diet of Bollywood films. She studied Indian dance and dreamed of one day appearing in the Hindi-language productions, which are filled with elaborate musical routines. But life unfolded in a more practical manner, and she landed at Tufts as a clinical instructor of operative dentistry, more »
When the Affordable Care Act took shape, there was optimism that its inclusion of dental coverage for children and teens among its essential benefits would, indeed, widen access to oral health care for more youngsters.
For more than 25 years, Dr. Laura Camacho-Castro, DIS09, DG83, Associate Clinical Professor, filled the Department of Pediatric Dentistry with kindness, sparkling humor, and devotion to both students and patients.
Gies Award for Outstanding Achievement by an Academic Dental Institution recognizes Tufts University School of Dental Medicine’s leadership in providing care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities
The New York Times recently published an article on how to afford dental care, featuring Dr. Athena Papas, co-head of geriatric dentistry at the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.
Dentists and other health-care providers need to create a welcoming environment for LGBT patients. (Illustration: TheiSpot/Jing Tsong)
TUSDM recently welcomed 195 new members into the dental community.
The award-winning staff at Tufts Dental Facilities of West Springfield provide care to those who might not otherwise