Texas A&M School of Dentistry

Reliability and applicability of 3-D measurements of posterior teeth

To obtain an accurate diagnosis, orthodontists who treat malocclusions — improper bites — rely on precise measurements, often including 3-D imaging techniques. These measurements provide information that is necessary to determine an effective treatment plan. In this study, conducted in ... Read More

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A day in their scrubs

When second-year dental hygiene student Kelsey Mahoney isn’t coaching patients in the clinic, you can find her courtside. Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas Undergrad institution: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Dental hygiene school survival strategy: If you get too far ahead ... Read More

A better option

A partnership between Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry and Baylor Health Care System is shifting patients out of the emergency room for dental-related pain and into the care of fourth-year dental students. On Aug. 18, TAMBCD dental students ... Read More

Videoscope-assisted minimally invasive periodontal surgery (V-MIS)

Citation: Harrel S, Abraham C, Rivera-Hidalgo F, Shulman J, Nunn M. Videoscope-assisted minimally invasive periodontal surgery (V-MIS). Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2014 September; 41(9):900-907. Read More

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Breaking the cycle

Tobacco cessation training helps dental students coach patients to quit. [...] Read More

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Going to extremes

Wanted: adventurous dental students seeking training opportunities in rural — and sometimes forbidding — locations. No roads lead into Barrow, Alaska, the northernmost city in the U.S., an outpost on the frozen tundra that clings to the edge of the ... Read More

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Sharper image

New radiology residency will feature interprofessional training with A&M College of Medicine. [...] Read More