Fall 2013

Building a Health-Care Home

One patient, many providers— and a fresh approach to bringing it all together

The dentist eyes her patient’s red, spongy gums. she knows he was diagnosed some >>

7 Decades of Smiles

Nancy Farris, 76, has been coming to Tufts for dental care since she was a young girl

In 1945, the Allied forces were on the brink of winning the Second World >>

‘Meth Mouth’ Menace

Public health campaign enlists dental professionals in anti-drug effort

Something was up in idaho. while visiting a friend in Athol, a small town north >>

Fine Eye for Fungi

Joseph Marcantonio’s lifelong love affair with the mushroom

To understand how important mushrooms have been to the life of Joseph Marcantonio, D47, >>

Shoji’s Heart

When he learned he needed a transplant, his world changed. But his determination to stay in school did not

Shoji Inomata, D15, didn’t feel good. the second-year dental student was short of breath, >>

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Building a Health-Care Home

One patient, many providers— and a fresh approach to bringing it all together

Fine Eye for Fungi

Joseph Marcantonio’s lifelong love affair with the mushroom

Shoji’s Heart

When he learned he needed a transplant, his world changed. But his determination to stay in school did not

‘Meth Mouth’ Menace

Public health campaign enlists dental professionals in anti-drug effort

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7 Decades of Smiles

Nancy Farris, 76, has been coming to Tufts for dental care since she was a young girl

Dental 911

These emergencies aren’t real—but the lessons they impart are

Nipping Wisdom Teeth in the Bud

Childhood anesthesia may thwart the development of third molars

Satisfied Customers

Recent graduates say they’d happily choose Tufts again

2020 Vision

Strategic planning initiative charts a course for the dental school