Latest Columbia University College of Dental Medicine Stories

2012-01-27 10:32:21

Researchers at the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine have identified a genetic variation that raises the risk of developing serious necrotic jaw bone lesions in patients who take bisphosphonates, a common class of osteoclastic inhibitors.

2011-08-08 05:00:00

MARIETTA, Ga., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Min Kwak, DDS, is offering free exams and x-rays to new patients who do not have dental insurance in the new Coast Dental Cheatham Hill practice that just opened next to Starbucks in Battlefield Village, 1721 Powder Springs Road.

2011-07-17 07:51:32

In a study, Identification of unrecognized diabetes and pre-diabetes in a dental setting, published in the July 2011 issue of the Journal of Dental Research, researchers at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine found that dental visits represented a chance to intervene in the diabetes epidemic by identifying individuals with diabetes or pre-diabetes who are unaware of their condition.

2011-05-27 09:00:00

The Foundation of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Recognizes Organizations Providing Oral Health Care Access to Children in Need NEW YORK, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children (HSHC), the Foundation of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), awarded five Access to Care Grants to organizations that supported local service initiatives and provided oral health care to underserved children and/or children with limited access to care.

2011-02-27 00:01:40

Essential Dental Seminars, award winning dental CE provider, has expanded its course content. South Hackensack, NJ (Vocus/PRWEB) February 25, 2011 Essential Dental Seminars, the award winning dental CE provider, has just announced additions to its 2011 schedule of courses at its state-of-the-art Hands-On Dental Education Facility (HODEC) in South Hackensack, NJ.

2009-11-18 09:22:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- OrthoAccel Technologies, Inc., developers of the AcceleDent System, which is an acceleration device to enhance orthodontics, announced that Jeremy J.

2009-10-16 07:30:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Physicians and dentists with an interest in geriatric medicine will have a unique opportunity to discuss the associations between oral health and overall health at a program today at the New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS).

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).