Winter 2016

A Friend to the Finish

Bryan Lyons, D95, takes his place on Team Hoyt and in Boston Marathon history

On a bright Sunday last April, Bryan Lyons, D95, took the mound at Fenway >>

Pain Relievers

When patients hurt, this team of specialists ends the anguish

Like a lot of the patients who come to the Tufts Craniofacial Pain Center, >>

The Ties that Bind

When newborns struggle to breast-feed, a simple surgery may be the answer

It’s a Thursday morning, and Martin Kaplan, D75A, a pediatric dentist in Stoughton, Massachusetts, >>

Bringing Quidditch Down to Earth

Ethan Sturm, D17, is a wizard at promoting a sport inspired by fiction

When Ethan Sturm, A13, D17, talks about quidditch to people who have never watched >>

The Decisions That Let Us Sleep At Night

The importance of earning, and keeping, our patients’ trust 

I don’t know if I ever truly appreciated a smile until I rushed to deliver >>

Top Stories

A Friend to the Finish

Bryan Lyons, D95, takes his place on Team Hoyt and in Boston Marathon history

Bringing Quidditch Down to Earth

Ethan Sturm, D17, is a wizard at promoting a sport inspired by fiction

Pain Relievers

When patients hurt, this team of specialists ends the anguish

The Ties that Bind

When newborns struggle to breast-feed, a simple surgery may be the answer

Editor's Picks

Filling the Gap

Scholarship will help Judyth Lee, D14, fulfill her dream of helping children

Got Connections?

Dental Central website promotes community engagement

The Decisions That Let Us Sleep At Night

The importance of earning, and keeping, our patients’ trust 

Hand and Glove

Silk proteins and an inkjet printer create an instant germ detector

His Mother’s Demons

A bittersweet memoir of growing up in the shadow of mental illness

Myth Busters

There’s a lot of dubious data about dental care out there. Our experts offer advice for helping your patients separate fact from fiction

All’s Fair

In a Bronx apartment, the Columbian Exposition of 1893 lives on