Impact on Georgia: Tricks of the Trade

Dr. Glenn Crooks has spent a lifetime working with his hands, and few things give him more pleasure than passing along the tricks of the trade he’s amassed in the course of an almost four-decade career. In fact, Crooks, head dentist at the North...

3 Qs: Alan Furness

Alan Furness, assistant dean of patient services and assistant professor of restorative sciences, ran a private practice in Charleston, South Carolina, before joining the DCG faculty seven years ago. He elicits affectionate chuckles as he charges...

First Look: Woodworking, Inflatables…and Goats

Dental school is challenging. When life threw in a series of personal challenges on top of it, Billy Brinson, a dental student from Swainsboro, Georgia, found he had to be more resourceful than most to meet them. It started back in high school, when...

3 Qs: Carole Hanes

DCG Associate Dean Carole Hanes for over 30 years has been one of the most visible – and friendly – faces on campus. She is pivotally involved in the life of every dental student, from admission through graduation. She also pores through almost a...

From The Wire: DCG Summer 2017

DCG BUILDING TURNS 5 The Dental College of Georgia celebrated the fifth anniversary of its building Sept. 30. The facility has housed treatment for nearly 25,000 patients a year since its doors opened in September 2011. “This is a valuable patient...

On The Horizon: Mastering Metastasis

The first question on many patients’ minds after a cancer diagnosis is the one they most dread to hear answered: Has it spread? The spread, or metastasis, of cancer from one organ or other body part to another can indicate the aggressiveness and...

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