Annetty Soto

Annetty Soto, D.M.D.

CLIN AST PROF

Department: DN-GENERAL DENT DIVISION
Business Phone: (352) 273-8622
Business Email: annetty.soto@ufl.edu

About Annetty Soto

Dr. Annetty Soto comes to the University of Florida as a clinical assistant professor after completing Geriatric Dental Medicine fellowship at Boston University and Boston Medical Center. For a number of years, Dr. Soto worked as a general dentist for the Community Health Center of Cape Cod, MA treating wheelchair bound and special needs patients.

Dr. Soto completed postgraduate professional development courses at the Harvard Macy Institute on the clinician’s educator’s track. Dr. Soto graduated in 2006 received cum laude Dental degree from the Universidad Autonoma de Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, and in 2008 earned Certificates of Advanced Graduate Study in Fixed, Removal, and Implant Assisted Dental Prosthesis and Dental Esthetics Restorations from the Universidad del Salvador in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Dr. Soto is involved in research that relates to clinical care, oral diseases care and dental treatment and management of older adult patients as well as medically compromised adults.

Accomplishments

Chair of the Gerontology and Geriatrics education section
2017-2018 · American Dental Education Association
First place poster award
2016 · American Dental Education Association
Leadership Institute
2016 · Massachusetts Dental Society
Presidential Poster Award
2014 · American Geriatrics Society

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Dentistry
Areas of Interest
  • Dental Fillings
  • Dental care – adult
  • Dental cavities
  • Dental crowns
  • Dental plaque identification at home
  • Dental x-rays
  • Denture problems
  • Tooth – abnormal colors
  • Tooth – abnormal shape
  • Toothaches

Research Profile

Geriatric Dental Care

Home and nursing home dental care

Publications

2021
COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on dental students: A multi-institutional survey.
Journal of dental education. 85(7):1280-1286 [DOI] 10.1002/jdd.12597. [PMID] 33772784.
2021
Oral Implications of Polypharmacy in Older Adults.
Dental clinics of North America. 65(2):323-343 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cden.2020.11.007. [PMID] 33641756.
2020
Assessment of knowledge and perception about silver diamine fluoride (SDF) for treating older adults among graduating dental students.
Journal of dental education. 84(11):1210-1218 [DOI] 10.1002/jdd.12261. [PMID] 32592225.
2020
Assessment of Risk and Protective Factors for Root Caries in Older Adults
J Dent Oral Health. 7(101):1-7 [DOI]  10.17303/jdoh.2020.7.101.
2020
Clinical competency, faculty calibration, and virtual activity for treatment planning and prosthodontics: How to get it all in one conference call.
Journal of dental education. [DOI] 10.1002/jdd.12398. [PMID] 32844394.
2020
Spanish in Dentistry online classroom: A new teaching strategy in challenging times.
Journal of dental education. [DOI] 10.1002/jdd.12380. [PMID] 32786010.
2017
Oral Health for Older Adults: An Interprofessional Workshop for Medical Students.
MedEdPORTAL : the journal of teaching and learning resources. 13 [DOI] 10.15766/mep_2374-8265.10572. [PMID] 30800774.

Grants

Sep 2016 ACTIVE
Impacting the delivery of oral health care to individuals with special needs through education and recruitment of dental faculty in University of Florida College of Dentistry partnership sites
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: US HLTH RESOURCES AND SERV ADMN

Education

Fellowship training in Dentistry for persons with disabilities
2019 · University of Washington
Fellowship – Geriatrics
2016 · Boston Medical Center
Certificate – Dental Esthetics and prosthesis
2008 · Universidad del Salvador
D.M.D
2006 · Universidad Autonoma de Santo Domingo

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2017-2021
DEN8768L Oral Dx/Med Treat 3
2017,2019-2020
DEN6015 Prof Care/Prac Man 1
2017-2021
DEN8018 Prof Care/Prac Man 4
2017-2021
DEN7761L Oral Dx/Med Treat 1
2017-2018,2020-2021
DEN7016 Prof Care/Prac Man 2
2017,2019-2021
DEN7017 Prof Care/Prac Man 3
2018,2020-2021
DEN7766L Oral Dx/Med Treat 2
2018-2021
DEN8290 Special Topics
2019-2020
DEN8960L Clinical Examinatio 2
2017-2020
DEN6302C Intro Cli Diag/Trtmnt
2021
DEN6508C Essentials of Clinical Practice

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-8622
Emails: