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Like so many procedures done at Tufts School of Dental Medicine, this one starts with an impression—not of a tooth, though, but of an ear or other facial feature. From that, maxillofacial prosthodontist Sujey Morgan casts an exact replica, in this case, a silicone prosthetic ear for a little boy born without one.
Among the skills a dentist must possess—clinical knowledge, nimble hands—the ability to listen to and communicate with patients has become more important than ever. As health care moves toward a more patient-centered model and as patients often arrive in the operatory with information they have gathered from the Internet or other sources, the ability to more »
As a child, Marina Castellino, D15, accidentally pulled out her older sister’s first loose tooth. She has known that dentistry was her passion ever since.
TUSDM recently welcomed 203 new members into the dental community.
On June 29, faculty and staff were introduced to the lessons they may not know they’re teaching.
Celebrations abounded this June as TUSDM recognized the 65 residents who completed their postgraduate programs this past academic year.
The Office of Development and Alumni Relations was thrilled to introduce Elizabeth (Betty Ann) Kearney, who was recently selected as the office’s new Senior Director.
Dentists upstairs, physicians downstairs. Integrated community clinics make it easier to care for patients—and for patients to take care of themselves.
On May 20, Dean Huw Thomas announced several important updates to the dental school’s organization and leadership.
TUSDM’s Community Dental Hygiene Team was honored on June 11 during the Tufts Distinction Awards, the annual celebration of the best and brightest of Tufts University faculty and staff.