Category: Goldman School of Dental Medicine

Five Dental Choices For Retirees

Investor’s Business Daily Judith Jones, Goldman School of Dental Medicine Susan Grossman has certainly been through the ringer with dental work. Over the past decade, she’s shelled out some $100,000 for bone replacements, teeth removals and cappings, and most recently, a bridge covering 10 teeth. And there’s still more necessary work ahead… Expert quote: “They […]

Sirona, Boston Univ. enter into unprecedented agreement on digital dentistry

DrBicuspid.com Jeffrey Hutter, Goldman School of Dental Medicine Friday morning, Sirona Dental Systems and the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) announced an agreement that will enable GSDM to become the first all-digital dental school in the U.S…. Expert quote: “This agreement will allow the school to take a leading role in the […]

How coffee could help you keep your teeth

Futurity News Nathan Ng, Goldman School of Dental Medicine Researchers find that drinking coffee, which is a source of antioxidants, appears to curb tooth loss due to gum disease… Expert quote: “We found that coffee consumption did not have an adverse effect on periodontal health, and, instead, may have protective effects against periodontal disease.” View full […]

Coffee Drinkers—Your Gums May Thank You

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 15, 2014 Contact: Mary Becotte Director of Communications & External Relations Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine 617-638-5147, becottem@bu.edu (Boston) – Coffee contains antioxidants. Antioxidants fight gum disease. Does coffee, then, help fight gum disease? That is the question researchers at Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental […]

Dental Work in the ER: The MA Pull to Extract It

Public News Service Judith Jones, Goldman School of Dental Medicine Since severe cuts were made in 2010 to MassHealth adult dental benefits, more Commonwealth residents have turned to emergency rooms, where the pain from tooth and gum ailments is addressed, but the cause often goes untreated… Expert quote: “Most of the studies that have documented […]

Controlling biology with biomaterials: David J. Mooney to talk at BU Thursday, March 13

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 12, 2014 Contact:  Jackie Simon Associate Director of Publications & Media Relations Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine 617-638-4892, jackier@bu.edu (Boston) – There are hundreds of clinical trials of cell therapy currently underway, but simple cell infusions lead to large-scale cell death, little control over cell fate, and […]