Patient Care

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.




The Future of Clinical Leadership

October 21, 2020

Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, M.D., chair of physical medicine and rehabilitation, responded to the COVID-19 pandemic by opening a rehabilitation clinic for these new types of patients, who may suffer from chronic post-infection complications.




The Future of Research Leadership

October 21, 2020

Jennifer Sharpe Potter, Ph.D., M.P.H., vice dean for research for the Long School of Medicine at UT Health San Antonio, is applying lessons from the opioid epidemic to research oversight for the school.




The Future of Innovation in Primary Care

October 21, 2020

Physicians pioneering Advanced Primary Care model employ crucial community health workers to meet with patients in their homes with the goal of helping them overcome obstacles to living healthy lives.




The Future of the Fight Against Health Disparities

October 21, 2020

Amelie G. Ramirez, Dr.P.H., and her team at the Institute for Health Promotion Research investigate the causes of and determine solutions to social determinants impacting the health of Latinos in South Texas.




Just the Facts: Centers and Institutes

October 21, 2020

The Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at UT Health San Antonio is home to world-class research and patient care centers focusing on cancer, diabetes, aging, Alzheimer’s, substance use, and traumatic stress disorders.




Caregiver Program Leads City’s Dementia Friendly Designation

July 14, 2020

The School of Nursing’s Caring for the Caregiver Program led an effort to help San Antonio receive the designation of a Dementia Friendly City.




Wellness 360: School Expands Patient Practice

July 14, 2020

The School of Nursing is responding to the changing health care needs of the community by reinventing its clinical practice. Now called Wellness 360, the name accurately represents the comprehensive health care practice.