In The News: School of Dental Medicine

Desert Companion
August 1, 2020

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Dental Tribune
July 9, 2020

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.

Las Vegas Sun
July 6, 2020

Never has health care been more critical and important to personal and community well-being than it is right now.

KCLV Channel 2
July 2, 2020

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.

June 30, 2020

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.

Las Vegas Review Journal
June 29, 2020

The UNLV School of Dental Medicine reopened its clinics Monday to existing patients but will not see new patients until fall.

KSNV-TV: News 3
June 29, 2020

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.

American Dental Association
June 23, 2020

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.

May 30, 2020

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.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
May 9, 2020

Oral surgeons around the valley can also resume non-urgent dental procedures. Alumnus Dr. Jesse Falk shared some of the precautions his practice has in place.

Las Vegas Sun
May 4, 2020

It’s unnaturally quiet these days on the UNLV campus, which normally would be swirling with students preparing for final exams coming.

KSNV-TV: News 3
April 29, 2020

Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak said the state is ready to resume limited medical and dental procedures that had been put off during the spread of COVID-19. Part-time faculty member Dr. Steven Saxe shares his perspective.