Patient Care

50 Years of Excellence: An Introduction to School’s History

December 1, 2020

Responding to a dire need in Texas for dentists, the 61st Legislature passed HB 79 in 1969 establishing The University of Texas Dental School at San Antonio. The School of Dentistry is now one of the country’s top schools.

50 Years of Excellence in Patient Care

December 1, 2020

For 50 years, the School of Dentistry at UT Health San Antonio has provided the most advanced, comprehensive patient care to area residents. While treating patients, students and residents have received invaluable experience.

Celebrating Excellence in Dental Hygiene

December 1, 2020

From its modest beginnings in 1976 with a two-year certificate program, the Dental Hygiene Division has grown into an outstanding program with undergraduate and graduates degrees.

School Adapts Immediately to COVID-19 Pandemic

December 1, 2020

As the world shut down because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the School of Dentistry’s academic leadership team figured out how to offer virtual classes and exams while the clinical team implemented new PPE and safety procedures.

Alumni Responds to COVID-19

Dental Graduates on Front Line of World Health Crisis

December 1, 2020

Graduates of the UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry are on the front line of the global pandemic. Alumni from all of the school’s program have helped in myriad ways to battle COVID-19.

Recognizing Fabulous Founding and Current Faculty

December 1, 2020

In honor of its 50th anniversary, the School of Dentistry recognizes the founding faculty and current faculty members who have all contributed to educating generations of dental, dental hygiene and advanced dentistry students and residents.

50 Years of Outstanding Staff

Honoring Founding and Current Staff Members

December 1, 2020

For 50 years, the School of Dentistry has been fortunate to have extraordinary staff members supporting the school’s missions. Their loyalty and perseverance has contributed to the school’s success.

Bien Air Gift Advancing Education, Patient Care

December 1, 2020

Through its David Mosimann Foundation, Bien Air Dental USA donated and installed more than 500 control panels and electric power sources in the School of Dentistry’s clinics and simulation labs.

Phil and Karen Hunke Special Care Clinic

Announcing the Phil and Karen Hunke Special Care Clinic

December 1, 2020

The Phil and Karen Hunke Special Care Clinic at the School of Dentistry’s Center for Oral Health Care and Research will be able to meet the needs of people with cognitive and physical disabilities in a custom-designed clinic.