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Unique SMILEmobile Gives First-of-its-Kind Access to Patients with Special Needs

UR Medicine’s Eastman Institute for Oral Health today presented a new, custom designed SMILEmobile that provides first-of-its-kind access to people with special needs, including older adults, people with developmental disabilities and other medically complex conditions.

Dr. Kolokythas Selected for Prestigious Program

Dr. Kolokythas Selected for Prestigious Program

Antonia Kolokythas, D.D.S., M.Sc., associate professor at Eastman Institute for Oral Health and chair of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department, has been accepted as a member of the 2018-2019 class of Fellows in the Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Program.

UR's Oral Health Research in Top 10 of Federally Funded Institutions

UR's Oral Health Research in Top 10 of Federally Funded Institutions

The University of Rochester /Eastman Institute for Oral Health is back in the top 10 list of institutions funded by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), part of National Institutes of Health.

EIOH Scientist to Study Role of Yeast in Kids with Severe Tooth Decay

EIOH Scientist to Study Role of Yeast in Kids with Severe Tooth Decay

Despite the profound and debilitating effects of Early Childhood Caries (ECC), and the extensive amount of resources spent to understand, treat and prevent it, it still remains one of the most common chronic childhood diseases, with nearly 1.8 billion new cases each year worldwide.

Oral Health Suffers Among  Alzheimer's Patients' Caregivers

Oral Health Suffers Among Alzheimer's Patients' Caregivers

An initial survey shows that oral health suffers among people who care for friends or loved ones with Alzheimer's Disease.

Eastman Expert Trains Providers at The Highlands

Eastman Expert Trains Providers at The Highlands

At their first dental in-service, nearly 60 nurses and aides at The Highlands in Brighton learned new information that will not only help improve care for the people they serve, but also for their own oral health.