news from the school of dentistry

Dental Grad Ness Grateful for Creighton Experience

Mar 11, 2020

Arne Ness, DDS’77, was born into a life of king crab fishing, but then he met three dentists who sent him down a different path — like some sort of storybook fable, if storybook fables were ever written about dentistry … or king crab fishing.

Meeting the Needs of an Aging Population

Mar 10, 2020

Taking care of your teeth is important at every age. But it’s perhaps especially true for those getting older.

Post-Baccalaureate Program: Providing Opportunities

Mar 10, 2020

Creighton’s Pre-Dental Post-Baccalaureate program offers a second opportunity to those who have earned an undergraduate degree but have been denied entry to dental school.

Collaborative dental care

Mar 10, 2020

Creighton dental students learn with and from other health sciences students, professionals.

Students Trade Sticks and Skates for Dental Tools

Mar 9, 2020

Aware of the irony, both Snodgrass and Parrone say their dental studies have been bolstered by skills they learned playing hockey, a sport that’s notoriously hard on teeth.