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The scariest part of Halloween is your next trip to the dentist.
An experimental gel developed by arthritis researchers at Columbia's College of Dental Medicine can reduce osteoarthritis in animals when injected into the joints.
New students of Columbia's College of Dental Medicine donned their white coats for the first time and were welcomed into the dentistry profession by the school's faculty.
- July 30, 2014
CUMC hosted 177 students this year in summer programs designed to expose minorities to opportunities in medical, scientific, and public health careers.
- March 21, 2014
New way to classify gum disease may allow for earlier detection of severe cases before loss of teeth and bone occurs.
- February 7, 2014
Researchers at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine (CDM) recently extended the use of teledentistry to remote parts of the world, serving the most vulnerable populations—AIDS orphans in Africa.
- January 3, 2014
The Columbia University College of Dental Medicine is being honored by the ADEAGies Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the American Dental Education Association, for its Community DentCare program.
- November 10, 2013
Taking care of your gums could help keep heart disease at bay. Mailman School researchers have shown that as gum health improves, progression of atherosclerosis slows to a clinically significant degree.
- June 13, 2013
Columbia University announced today that Christian S. Stohler, DMD, DrMedDent, has been named Dean of Columbia’s College of Dental Medicine.
- May 21, 2013
As the newly-elected president of the ASDA, Columbia dental student Jiwon Lee ’14 now leads the nation's prominent student-run dental organization.
Source:WCBS-TVAugust 24, 2012
Dr. James Noble, neurologist, commented on a new study that showed an association between good oral hygiene and a lower risk of dementia.
- August 6, 2012
The observed association between periodontitis and atherosclerotic vascular disease cannot be attributed solely to the recognized common risk factors.