Spotlight on Dentistry: News Releases & Stories

Reflections from a Community Dentist '>Reflections from a Community Dentist

Feb 9th, 2024

February is National Children's Dental Health Month, and Dr. Olga Ensz reflects on her observations as director of community-based outreach.

AIDPH Recognizes Naples Dentistry Outreach AIDPH Recognizes Naples Dentistry Outreach

Feb 8th, 2024

The American Institute of Dental Public Health recognized the Naples Dental Outreach team for outstanding commitment and efforts.

Fillingim Appointed Associate Dean Fillingim Appointed Associate Dean

Jan 29th, 2024

Fillingim is a distinguished professor in the Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science and the director of UF PRICE.

NIH Awards $3.3M to Ribeiro Dasilva and Fillingim NIH Awards $3.3M to Ribeiro Dasilva and Fillingim

Jan 11th, 2024

The clinical trial goal is to determine whether PBM offers an alternative treatment for individuals living with painful TMDs - a treatment that will reduce pain for patients while also reducing the use of opioids in pain management.

Pocola Named Interim Director for St. Pete AEGD Pocola Named Interim Director for St. Pete AEGD

Jan 8th, 2024

As program director, he is responsible for all oversight of the clinical and educational aspects of the center.

Trajectories of opioid prescribing Trajectories of opioid prescribing

Jan 3rd, 2024

Tumader Khouja is the lead author for an article published in the Journal of the American Dental Association.