In The News: School of Dental Medicine
Millions around the world have waited for news about a COVID-19 vaccine, regarding it as the beginning of the end for the global pandemic and a herald for the eventual return to “normal life.”
Who's more "in your face" than your dentist? Are appointments really safe in the age of Covid-19? High virus Covid rates led to another warning: the World Health Organization recommended postponing routine dental visits in areas with severe virus transmission rates. But many Nevada dentists say that advice sends the wrong message.
Whether it's loss of income or COVID concerns, going to the dentist has been something lots of people are taking a pass on these days. But as 13 Action News Anchor Tricia Kean reports there's a local program promising safety and affordability.
Whether it's a loss of income or COVID-19 concerns, going to the dentist has been something lots of people are taking a pass on these days.
The next generation of dentists is entering a profession that suddenly has considerable risk associated with it—a fact already evident to the many dental students who recently graduated in virtual commencement ceremonies held using online platforms such as YouTube, Zoom and Facebook Live.
Never has health care been more critical and important to personal and community well-being than it is right now.
Deans of the UNLV Dental and Nursing schools Lily T. Garcia and Angela Amar discuss ways medical professionals are working to make doctor visits safe.
UNLV School of Dental Medicine has reopened its clinics to all patients of record on June 29, and will resume seeing new patients during the fall.
The UNLV School of Dental Medicine reopened its clinics Monday to existing patients but will not see new patients until fall.
After months of being closed to most patients because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the UNLV School of Dental Medicine will start welcoming back patients of record on Monday, June 29.
With their graduation gala cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Nevada School of Dental Medicine’s Class of 2020 were left to ponder what to do with about $9,000 they had raised to fund their celebration festivity.
Students in the UNLV School of Dental Medicine Class of 2020 donated nearly $9,000 they raised for graduation celebrations to local charities Three Square, Project 150, and Safe Nest.