Dental Post

Bruxism and Botox

October 30, 2019

By Joanna Kostin (Class of 2021) Most dentists have encountered patient complaints of soreness of the jaws, grinding, or clenching. These symptoms patients describe have been termed bruxism which is a condition that affects much of the adult population, with studies reporting prevalence anywhere between 5 and 96%. Although bruxism is theorized to be a […]

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Class of 2023 White Coat Ceremony

October 30, 2019

By Nilika Gulati (Class of 2021) On August 14, 2019, RSDM officially welcomed the Class of 2023 during their White Coat Ceremony. The new freshmen had their orientation the week of 8/12, followed by a “pre-week”, and finally began their fall semester on 8/26. The white coat ceremony was an enjoyable experience for faculty, current […]

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What’s Licensure Reform Got To Do With it?

October 30, 2019

By Jennifer Navatto (Class of 2020) ASDA’s District 2 meeting was held the weekend of Sept 13-15, 2019 at the famous Sagamore Hotel in Lake George, NY. The annual meeting is an educational and networking opportunity for all students from any one of the six District 2 schools – Rutgers, NYU, Columbia, Stony Brook, Touro, […]

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Anti-Endodontic Documentary Popular on Streaming Sites

June 8, 2019

By Joanna Kostin (class of 2021) It’s uncommon to see dentistry featured in a media, but a recent documentary called “Root Cause” that has been released on several streaming outlets such as Netflix, Apple, Vimeo, and Amazon has pushed dentistry and scientific research into the limelight.  The premise of this documentary is based on research […]

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