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This Department's First Nurse Manager Brings Perfect Skill Set

This Department's First Nurse Manager Brings Perfect Skill Set

While dentists, hygienists and dental assistants comprise a typical dental office, sometimes nurses are part of the provider team.

In fact, five registered nurses, four dental assistants and three surgical technicians are among the team alongside oral and maxillofacial surgeons who perform more complex dental procedures like biopsies for oral lesions, preparation for implants, wisdom teeth extraction, and other procedures done under deep sedation.

Child Born with Heart Condition Referred to Eastman Dental

Child Born with Heart Condition Referred to Eastman Dental

When Jeff Brandow got full custody of his son Nathan, one of the first things he did was get him to a pediatric dentist.

At age 3 ½, Nathan had severe tooth decay, also known as Early Childhood Caries.

Dr. Malik Named Clinical Director, Orthodontics

Dr. Malik Named Clinical Director, Orthodontics

Shaima Malik, BDS, MS, (TMJD ’08, GenDen ’11, GPR ’12, Ortho ’14) assistant professor, has been appointed Clinical Director, Orthodontic Department at Eastman Institute for Oral Health.

Commission Grants Full Accreditation Renewal to Eastman Institute with No Reporting Requirements

Commission Grants Full Accreditation Renewal to Eastman Institute with No Reporting Requirements

Eastman Institute for Oral Health has gained accreditation renewal without reporting requirements in all of its residency programs, indicating the programs achieve or exceed the basic requirements for accreditation.  

Two Eastman Institute Faculty Chosen for Global Expert Meeting

Two Eastman Institute Faculty Chosen for Global Expert Meeting

Two Eastman Institute for Oral Health faculty were among 70 experts from 18 countries who were selected to participate in the recent Oral Reconstruction Foundation’s International Expert Meeting (IEM) in Prague.