Peter M. Loomer, B.Sc., D.D.S., Ph.D., MRCD(C), FACD, visits with Peggy Alexander, D.D.S., M.P.H. and Joi Walls

New Dean Heads Dental School

October 29, 2019

Dean Peter M. Loomer joined the School of Dentistry at UT Health San Antonio in February 2019. He came from New York University College of Dentistry.

A Message from the Dean

October 29, 2019

Peter Michael Loomer, B.Sc., D.D.S., Ph.D., MRCD(C), FACD, offers his first Dean’s Message in the 2019 Salute magazine of the School of Dentistry.

Stephanie Tran

Curriculum Revamped

October 29, 2019

Critical self-assessment of first- and second-year curriculum results in replacing 52 silo-based courses with three thematic tracks.

Jo Ann Diaz Jordan, M.A., RDH with students Clarissa Hernandez and Karla Morales

Teaching Honors Program

October 29, 2019

New Teaching Honors Program for dental hygiene students joins national effort to prepare future generation of much-needed faculty members.

William W. Dodge, D.D.S.

Four Decades of Dedication

October 29, 2019

Former Dean William W. “Bill” Dodge, D.D.S., retires after 40 years of service to the School of Dentistry.

Bennett T. Amaechi, B.D.S., Ph.D., M.Sc., MFDS RCPS (Glasg), FADI

Cariology Expert Excels In Teaching, Research

October 29, 2019

A world-renowned expert in cariology, Bennett T. Amaechi, B.D.S., Ph.D., shares his knowledge and passion for education and research with his students.

Jeffery Hicks, D.D.S.

40 Years Dedicated to Education, Mission Trips

October 29, 2019

Alumnus Jeffery Hicks, D.D.S., has spent 40 years teaching students, caring for patients, and participating in mission outreach to improve oral health education.

Brian Chase with scholarship recipients Patricia Mendiola and Zeki Abdulaali.

Honoring a Friend

October 29, 2019

Brian Chase is honoring his friend’s memory with the Shane Epperson Memorial Scholarship for dental students who are active or former military members.

Welcome to the Profession ceremony

Welcome to the Profession

October 29, 2019

The dental Class of 2023 and the dental hygiene Class of 2021 officially kicked off their academic journey at Welcome to the Profession.

Daniel K. Miller, D.D.S., Dakota Miller, Cheyenne Miller, first-year dental student Diane Miller.

All in The Family

October 29, 2019

First-year dental students and family members who are alumni of the School of Dentistry were honored at a Legacy Meet and Greet reception.

A Legacy of Dedication

October 29, 2019

The School of Dentistry recognizes employees with 25 to 45 years of service at UT Health San Antonio.

Welcoming New Team Members 2018 – 2019

October 29, 2019

The School of Dentistry welcomes its new faculty, staff and volunteer staff members who joined the dental family in 2018 and 2019.