On the Horizon: Inducing Nerve Growth

As both a dentist and a cell biologist, Dr. Ryan Bloomquist has always been intrigued by an odd aberration: The nerves an animal is born with are typically set in stone for life — except in the case of teeth. Non...

DCG News Briefs: Summer 2021

Licensure Appointees Drs. Babak Baban, Kim Capehart and Mahmood Mozaffari were appointed by the Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations to the Integrated National Board Dental Exam Test Constructor Pool and the...

Best Decision Ever

The chicken or egg question comes to mind when meeting Olivia Fraser: Does she credit the military with her extraordinary self-discipline and tenacity, or were those innate qualities that attracted her to the military...

Answers Along the Way: Keep Focused on Your Goal

Dr. Louvenia Annete Rainge (’90) practices in Augusta and earned DCG’s 2016 Distinguished Alumnus Award based on years of service, volunteerism and support, including establishing an endowed scholarship fund for DCG...

Expertise in Action: Optimizing Gum Health

When Dr. Mira Ghaly joined the DCG faculty in 2016, she was thrilled to be in an environment conducive to her loves of both teaching and learning. “I’ve always been interested in sharing my knowledge with others,” says...

3 Qs: Kent Knoernschild

Dr. Kent Knoernschild chairs the DCG Department of Restorative Sciences and holds the department’s Thomas P. Hinman Endowed Chair in Restorative Sciences. He is past president and chief professional officer of the...

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