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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.

How She Dropped Her Extreme Fear of Dentists

How She Dropped Her Extreme Fear of Dentists

Mae Jenkins' lifelong fear of dentists led to painful, infected teeth. A dentist on Eastman Dental's SMILEmobile changed all that.

Teledentistry Needs to be Integrated in TeleHealth Programs, EIOH Study Recommends

Teledentistry Needs to be Integrated in TeleHealth Programs, EIOH Study Recommends

Eastman Institute for Oral Health's Dr. Dorota Kopycka-Kedzierawski was among a select group of authors who presented their studies published in the December issue of Health Affairs, which is dedicated to TeleHealth.

Mom is Happy Cleft Lip Care for Baby is Better than She Had

Mom is Happy Cleft Lip Care for Baby is Better than She Had

When Khristeen Sproul found out her son would be born with a cleft lip, she wanted to make sure he received a relatively new treatment that wasn't available when she was born with cleft lip and palate.

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.

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.