Feature Article
UT Dentistry takes the top spot in Readers' Choice Awards

UT Dentistry was voted No. 1 in the dental category in the 2023 YourSA San Antonio Express-News Readers' Choice Awards. 


IDEP dental graduate embraces life’s redirection

“People like Adrian, who have a growth mindset, do not fear failure, but rather see it as part of the road to innovation,” said Rita Parma, DDS, former IDEP director.

Thank you to students and faculty volunteers for a successful admissions season

The School of Dentistry is finalizing the Class of 2027 thanks to the many faculty and dental students who helped interview applicants.

Breard awarded the 2023 Prichard in Basic Science

Two third-year residents in the Periodontics Program, Drs. Mashael Al Thunayan and Brandon Breard, were selected as finalists.

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery wins the 2023 Laskin Award

“Most Facial Fractures Do Not Require Surgical Intervention”

Patient Care
‘Dentistry is an excellent career for women’
Risé L. Martin, DDS, Class of 1985
Risé L. Martin, DDS, Class of 1985

Women only accounted for 23.7% of dental school graduates in the U.S. during the mid-1980s and attitudes toward women in dentistry were much different than today.

KENS 5 Medical Minute: Innovation in Adult Orthodontics Care

Dr. Ravikumar Anthony shares the latest in adult orthodontics care.

In the News
Interview: Get to Know Your OQ with Colgate-Palmolive

Dr. Maria Ryan, Chief Clinical Officer at C-P, interviews Dean Peter Loomer on the importance of oral health education for women and the impact of The East Africa Oral Health Initiative.

UT Health San Antonio awarded Best Company Outlook





The Presidential Awards ceremony, held April 17, recognized 15 individuals 


April issue of News from the Libraries now available

Event Calendar

Heart-to-Heart Women's Health Conference

May 6, 2023, San Antonio Botanical Gardens

Join UT Dentistry at this year's Women's Health Conference

School of Dentistry Master Clinician and Research Awards

Tuesday, May 9, 2023, 5:10pm

Center for Oral Health Care and Research

41st Annual Research & Clinical Symposium

This year’s symposium included more than 35 dental oral and poster sciences research presentations.

Dean Loomer elected OKU Supreme Chapter President

Congratulations to Dean Peter M Loomer on his election to Supreme Chapter President of Omicron Kappa Upsilon!

COSTAR program funding renewed with perfect score

The program, led by Ken Hargreaves, DDS, PhD, is in its 22nd year at UT Health San Antonio.