November 1, 2017
Advanced Prosthodontics Program Places Three of Six Finalists in National Competition
The University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry’s Department of Restorative Dentistry’s Advanced Prosthodontic Program was recognized with three finalists in the American College of Prosthodontists (ACP) John J. Sharry Research Award Competition.
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October 26, 2017
UIC Pan-Asian Student Dental Association (PASDA)
For Pan-Asian Student Dental Association (PASDA) president, Timothy Ng, volunteering to improve oral health in communities of need, is close to home. “Growing up in a low-income family myself, I understand the huge disparity in dental education and care,” says Ng. “I want to be able to help these people out. They deserve to have proper oral health.”
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October 23, 2017
UIC College of Dentistry 5 Amazingly Simple Things You Can Do to Prevent Cavities
We’ve all been told to brush and floss our teeth to avoid cavities. Still, cavities are a very common problem. Here are 5 simple things you can do to prevent cavities.
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September 22, 2017
Infection control UIC College of Dentistry
Without proper infection control techniques, infection can easily spread through contacts with people and instruments in a dental clinic. That is why the College of Dentistry takes infection control very seriously. We follow strict infection control procedures to minimize the spread of disease. 
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September 1, 2017
UIC College of Dentistry Chicago dental implants
Dental implants are a popular option for many people to restore your confidence to eat, speak, and enjoy life.  The next best thing to real teeth is a dental implant or multiple implants to bring back your healthy smile.  Dental implants are designed to look, feel, and function like your natural teeth so you can be confident in your
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August 4, 2017
Dr. Xuanyu Lu
The American Association of Orthodontics Foundation has provided a Research Aid Award of $5,000 for a project at the College, “Characterization of a Biomimetically Enhanced Bio-OSS for Bone Regeneration Applications.”
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August 1, 2017
College of Dentistry and UIC personnel were out in force at the Pride Parade
More than 80 students, staff, and faculty marchers represented all of UI Health's seven health science colleges and the hospital at the Chicago Pride Parade on June 25.
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August 1, 2017
Dr. Michael G. Durbin, DDS, MS, an orthodontist with offices in Des Plaines and Long Grove, Illinois, has been elected by the Midwestern Society of Orthodontists (MSO) as its representative on the Board of Trustees of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO).
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July 30, 2017
UIC College of Dentistry ADEA chapter
The College’s American Dental Education Association (ADEA) chapter hosted a Peer Mentoring Group (PMG) DAOB Clinical Skills Event for the D-2 class in which D-3 and D-4 mentors guided D-2s with Class IV composite restorations and crown preps.
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July 25, 2017
Fresh Fruits & Veggies For A Healthy Smile
Healthy prevention is the best medicine for your smile and dental health is more important than you may realize for overall health. What you eat plays a big role in this. The foods you choose, when and how often you eat them not only affect your general health, but also the health of your teeth and gums. The good news is tooth decay is entirely preventable with good dental hygiene, regular dental visits – and healthy eating habits.
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