Part of something bigger than himself

January 19, 2024

Gone are the days of transparencies, slides and overhead projectors thanks to Gary Guest, DDS, who played a key role in adopting technological advancements in dental education and patient care at the School of Dentistry.

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Where in the world?

September 2, 2023

See where School of Nursing alumni have landed throughout the U.S. and across the globe.

Nurse Julie Mize and her student patient, Jeremiah Quintero bend over his phone to record his blood sugar readings.

Navigating brand-new waters

September 2, 2023

Meet Julie Mize, RN, BSN, a dedicated school nurse in Uvalde, Texas. From routine care to navigating a trauma response, discover the vital role school nurses play in student well-being.

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A second act of service

September 2, 2023

Wesley Richardson, a School of Nursing alumnus and faculty member, dedicates his career to serving fellow veterans. With a background in the military and nursing, he inspires and educates nursing students, creating a vital pipeline for veterans’ care.

Calling all alumni to connect and stay connected!

September 1, 2023

The School of Nursing Alumni Council represents over 13,000 alumni and serves to support the school’s mission. Its aim is to enhance alumni involvement and values its members’ input. Connect today!

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December 16, 2022

School of Dentistry faculty, staff and students were recognized in 2022 for clinical excellence, leadership, research and so much more.

Just the facts

December 16, 2022

The No. 1 dental school in Texas, according to an international ranking, UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry continued to raise the bar while supporting its missions in 2022.

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Meeting the need

December 16, 2022

Class of 2010 alumna, Christina Meiners, DDS, FICD, recounts her journey to becoming a dentist, explains her passion for outreach and advocacy for more underrepresented minorities within the dental professions.

Alumnus Continues Family Legacy of Dedication to Dental Excellence

December 15, 2021

Ronald K. Crabtree, DDS Class of 1983, is the grandson of an oral surgeon and son of a specialist in oral and maxillofacial radiology. He is continuing the family’s legacy of providing outstanding oral care with his wife, son and daughter-in-law. His son-in-law and daughter have an orthodontic practice.

Graduate Following Mentors’ Footsteps

December 15, 2021

Kara Tapangan, DDS Class of 2019, decided to attend the School of Dentistry at UT Health San Antonio because her mentors are alumni. She fondly recalls the strong faculty support system that helped her to excel. Dr. Tapangan is an associate dentist in San Antonio and working toward partnership.

Dental Hygienist Enjoys Challenging, Rewarding Role

December 15, 2021

Karla Roush, BSDH Class of 2015, RDH, has found her niche as a dental hygienist in a unique environment. Roush works in the San Antonio State Supported Living Center with adults who have intellectual and development disabilities. She has learned to be sensitive to patients’ very specific needs while helping them maintain good oral hygiene.

Graduate Blends Pediatric Dentistry, Military Career

December 15, 2021

Amanda N. Robles, BSDH Class of 2019, RDH, credits great professors for her success in earning her degree in the School of Dentistry. Robles has found her calling in pediatric dentistry as a dental hygienist. She also enjoys a career as a member of the Texas Air National Guard.