Isabel Garcia

Isabel Garcia, DDS, MPH

Dean, UF College Of Dentistry

Department: DN-DEAN'S ADMDN-ADMINISTRATION
Business Phone: (352) 273-5802

About Isabel Garcia

Isabel Garcia, D.D.S., M.P.H., joined the college as dean on Feb. 16, 2015, after retiring from the U.S. Public Health Service in 2014 as a rear admiral lower half. Garcia’s career spans 34 years in public health, clinical practice, research, teaching and administration at the local, state and national levels.

Additional Positions:
President
2015 – · UF College of Dentistry Faculty Associates Inc.

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2015-2016
DEN5013 Found Professionalism

Board Certifications

  • Diplomate
    American Board of Public Health Dentistry

Publications

2020
Cultural factors and oral health-related quality of life among dentate adults: Hispanic community health study/study of Latinos.
Ethnicity & health. 25(3):420-435 [DOI] 10.1080/13557858.2018.1427219. [PMID] 29343079.
2019
Self-Perceived Oral Health, Normative Need, and Dental Services Utilization among Dentate Adults in the U.S.: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2011-2014
J of Public Health Dentistry.
2015
Oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancer incidence trends and disparities in the United States: 2000-2010
Cancer Epidemiology.
2015
Trends in income-related inequalities in untreated caries among children in the U.S.: findings from NHANESI, NHANES III and NHANES 1999-2004.
Community Dent and Oral Epidemiology.

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-5802
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
UF COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY
PO BOX 100405
OFFICE OF THE DEAN
GAINESVILLE FL 326100405
Business Street:
1395 CENTER DR
GAINESVILLE FL 32610