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USC dental students learn the value of treating aging populations

By 2030, older adults will outnumber children, making it more important than ever for Ostrow students to better understand the complex dental needs of this growing population. BY JAMIE WETHERBE The night before an important date with his wife, Norman Beals had a dental emergency. “While I was eating, my two front teeth broke,” Beals recalls. […]

USC dentistry helps patient overcome dental fear

Louis “Kengi” Carr had been rattled by a negative experience in the dental chair — until he found comfort in the hands of Onik Chowdhury DDS ’18 in the Dr. Roseann Mulligan Special Patients Clinic.

Meet the New Class—White Coat 2018

More than 200 Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), Dental Hygiene (DH) and Advanced Standing Program for International Dentists (ASPID) students put on their white coats and take their official oaths as dental practitioners at Ostrow’s White Coat Ceremony on Aug. 24. Here’s a little bit more about the newest members of the Trojan Dental Family:  […]