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EIOH Resident Spotlight

  • Jun. 16, 2023
Before graduating this year from a GME AEGD, Nisreen AL Jallad, DDS, MS completed a four-month EIOH Preceptorship and a one-year Research Fellowship and a two-year AEGD Residency. She published 11 ...
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EIOH Resident Spotlight - Dr. Kevin Winegar

  • Jun. 16, 2023
Kevin Winegar, DDS, of Midland, Michigan, was named the Chief Resident in the EIOH Periodontics Residency Program. After graduation, he is headed to Kalamazoo, Michigan to join fellow alum Dr. Chris ...
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EIOH Resident Spotlight - Dr. Edmund Khoo

  • May. 31, 2023
During his two years at Eastman Institute for Oral Health, Edmund Khoo had the opportunity to make several presentations as well as publish four papers. Learn more about him in the latest Resident ...
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Combining Pregnancy and Dental Check Ups

  • Feb. 8, 2023
Thanks to a University of Rochester Medical Center grant, Eastman Institute for Oral Health Associate Professor Jin Xiao, DDS, PhD, will use artificial intelligence and digital technology to help ...
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Resident Feature - Zachary Hansen

  • Dec. 13, 2022
After Dr. Hansen started shadowing dentists in college, that's when he knew he would become one. Now, he's advancing his training at Eastman Institute to become a pediatric dentist.
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EIOH Resident Feature: Dr. Paola Moreno

  • Oct. 17, 2022
Meet Dr. Paola Moreno, an AEGD resident from Columbia. She is currently a Fellow at UR Medicine's Complex Care Center, where Eastman Institute for Oral Health providers treat adults with intellectual ...
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Resident Feature: Dr. Raquel Cantillo

  • Sep. 26, 2022
Dr. Raquel Cantillo knew she wanted to be a dentist since she was a teen. After she earned her dental degree, she wouldn't consider any other post-doctoral program except EIOH.
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Lying about Salad? Why this Man Did.

  • Aug. 17, 2021
This 56-year-old counselor never felt he had viable options to replace teeth he had lost over the years. But when he bit into a cheeseburger and his tooth fell out, he knew something had to change.
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From Dental Assistant to Chief Resident

  • Jun. 22, 2021
Dr. Yailin Diaz Pichardo (Perio ’21) started her career at Eastman Institute for Oral Health as a dental assistant. A few years later, she was chosen to be the Chief Periodontics Resident.
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Celebrating the Class of 2020

  • Jun. 25, 2020
A global pandemic didn't rob the Eastman Institute for Oral Health Class of 2020 from celebrating their significant accomplishments and successes. This year's class of 78 people from 30 different ...
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Eastman Institute Lands Third Training Grant

  • Oct. 8, 2017
The Center for Oral Biology within UR Medicine’s Eastman Institute for Oral Health has been awarded $2.9 million to expand its renowned training program for oral biologists and dentist-scientists. ...
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Dr. Fantuzzo Appointed OMFS Chair

  • Mar. 12, 2012
Joseph Fantuzzo, D.D.S., M.D., has been appointed chair of the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in the Eastman Institute for Oral Health at the University of Rochester Medical Center.