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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.

Stopping the Cause of Cavities is Dr. Quivey's Focus

Stopping the Cause of Cavities is Dr. Quivey's Focus

After completing his studies in biochemistry, biology and chemistry at Penn State University, Robert G. Quivey, Jr., continued there to earn his master’s degree in Genetics, and then a PhD in Microbiology at the University of Texas at Austin. He joined the University of Rochester in the mid 1980’s to work in the new field of bacterial molecular biology and the genetics of Streptococcus mutans.  He was named the Center for Oral Biology’s director in 2009. Word of Mouth caught up with Dr. Quivey to learn what’s new in his lab.

Missions Trip Becomes Life-Changing Experience for EIOH Alumni

Missions Trip Becomes Life-Changing Experience for EIOH Alumni

Working for two weeks in an extreme climate and underserved area did not exactly sound like the ideal way to spend precious vacation time for Gregory Cygan, DDS.

But after learning more about the medical and dental missions trip to an undeveloped village in  Honduras, the Eastman Institute for Oral Health resident decided he wanted to give it a try.

EIOH Resident Takes the Plunge

EIOH Resident Takes the Plunge

Abrahim Caroci, DMD, MSc, Pediatric Dentistry resident at Eastman Institute for Oral Health, plunged into the freezing waters of Lake Ontario last weekend for a very good reason.

EIOH's Sue Gibbs Wins URMC Board Excellence Award

EIOH's Sue Gibbs Wins URMC Board Excellence Award

Sue Gibbs, administrator for EIOH Faculty Affairs, was given a URMC Board Excellence Award for her extraordinary efforts. The annual awards are given to individuals and teams in 13 categories, and were recognized recently at a Board meeting and a celebratory dinner.

Evening Clinic and Employee Discount Now Available at Eastman Dental

Evening Clinic and Employee Discount Now Available at Eastman Dental

The General Dentistry Clinic at Eastman Institute for Oral Health/Eastman Dental has expanded its evening hours and is now offering a 10 percent discount for University of Rochester employees.