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School of Dental Medicine

illustration of brain with music notes
Feb 12, 2018
Arts & Culture

The symposium is presented by professor Lawrence Zoller from the School of Dental Medicine.


Portrait of Jeffrey Ebersole
Jan 22, 2018
People

This new associate dean for research at the School of Dental Medicine knows how to milk a mouse. Do you?


Hailey Dawson and Maria Gerardi
Dec 19, 2017
Campus News

Here's a few tales from 2017 sure to make you smile.


Square of chocolate on a plate.
Oct 23, 2017
Business & Community

Chocolate is the sweet treat least likely to play tricks on your teeth.


Dr. Karl Kingsley and Dr. James Mah hold a model of a tooth.
Oct 3, 2017
Research

UNLV researchers developed a method for extracting tooth root pulp that quadruples the number of stem cells that can be harvested and replicated to treat a variety of medical conditions.


Amy Tongsiri
Jul 10, 2017
People

If this Dental School faculty member had to choose another line of work, she would opt for chocolatier. Shhh! Don't tell the dentist.


Dr. Cody Hughes
Apr 25, 2017
People

Dr. Cody Hughes, the School of Dental Medicine's Alumnus of the Year, returns to serve its pediatric program.


Closeup of books
Apr 18, 2017
Research

From professional reasons to personal connections, faculty across campus share why they’re fond of certain works they penned.


Benjamin Barborka
Feb 21, 2017
People

This dentist's tip for success is to avoid the temptation to take shortcuts since only persistence and hard work are going to get you where you want to be.


Dr. Tanya Al-Talib
Aug 8, 2016
People

Always placing patients first is this orthodontist's tip for success for anyone working in a health care field.


Dr. Nora Vinh Svihl
May 10, 2016
Campus News

Advice from Dr. Nora Vinh Svihl, School of Dental Medicine Alumna of the Year


Civon Gewelber
Feb 16, 2016
People

When she isn't treating patients with disabilities in UNLV's Special Care Dental Clinic, you might find this new faculty member gazing skyward as she pursues her favorite hobby — falconry.


Dec 3, 2015
Campus News

From law to health to advocacy to science, UNLV professors tackle HIV prevention, education and treatment both domestically and abroad.


four portraits
Nov 4, 2015
People

Our Alumni of the Year tell us what the learned when they dealt with deadly viruses, used a crate for a desk, and faced a life-altering medical crisis.