Texas A&M School of Dentistry

2017 Teachers of the Year

Homecoming: Winding paths lead Cramer and Moore to dental school twice Read More

Dr. Regina Casian, the first graduate of the college's oral and maxillofacial radiology residency, with Dr. Diane Flint, associate professor and residency program director, and Dr. Byron Benson, Regents professor in diagnostic sciences and imaging center director

A day of firsts

The graduation of the oral and maxillofacial radiology program’s first resident marks a new milestone for the college. Read More

That little gold crown

The 2017 commencement speaker (and 40-year alumnus) on resilience and confronting change Read More

Chocolate typodont

HSDA creates scholarship for members

A robust fundraiser led to surplus funds for this student organization. Here’s more on what its members decided to do with the excess. Read More

Lillie Coleman

Smiles we remember

Lillie Coleman Read More


College of Dentistry researchers receive $1.8 million to study FAM20B

Who knew omitting a gene necessary for cartilage development could cause extra teeth to form? Read More

Dr. James Clay Fuselier

Dr. James Clay Fuselier, Class of 1993

Dr. James Clay Fuselier recently was installed as president of the Southwest Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons during the organization’s annual meeting in Scottsdale, Arizona. Fuselier received his dental degree from the college in 1993, went on to earn ... Read More


When prescription drugs and saliva don’t mix

Some of the most commonly prescribed drugs in the U.S. — think any of the classes with the prefix “anti” — can have an unintended side effect. Here, Texas A&M College of Dentistry faculty and residents break down this cause of dry mouth and how they help patients cope. Read More

Dr. Colin Bell

Dr. Colin Bell, Class of 1979, 1984

The Texas Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons recently honored Dr. Colin Bell with the Dr. L. Jack Bolton Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Distinguished Service Award. The award was presented during the Southwest Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons annual ... Read More

Dr. Peter Truong

Research article leads to award for orthodontic alumnus

When Dr. Peter Truong completed the graduate orthodontic program in 2014, he might not have predicted his thesis research would glean recognition several years in the future. His study, “Effect of Longitudinal Flutes on Miniscrew Implant Stability and 3-Dimensional Bone ... Read More